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Are you currently being treated by a doctor for arthritis?*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 837 384  45.5  (41.7-49.3) 453  54.5  (50.7-58.3)
GENDER      
Male 247  94  37.4  (31.1-44.3) 153  62.6  (55.7-68.9)
Female 590 290  50.5  (46.0-55.0) 300  49.5  (45.0-54.0)
RACE      
White 658 300  45.5  (41.3-49.7) 358  54.5  (50.3-58.7)
African American 163  79  48.7  (39.6-57.9)  84  51.3  (42.1-60.4)
AGE      
18-24   9   1   9.5  ( 1.3-46.1)   8  90.5  (53.9-98.7)
25-34  33  11  30.7  (17.1-48.7)  22  69.3  (51.3-82.9)
35-44 103  36  39.7  (29.3-51.2)  67  60.3  (48.8-70.7)
45-54 157  60  42.1  (33.1-51.6)  97  57.9  (48.4-66.9)
55-64 172  89  49.5  (41.3-57.7)  83  50.5  (42.3-58.7)
65+ 359 187  50.5  (44.9-56.1) 172  49.5  (43.9-55.1)
EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S. 237 117  49.7  (42.7-56.7) 120  50.3  (43.3-57.3)
H.S. or G.E.D. 254 121  47.9  (41.1-54.6) 133  52.1  (45.4-58.9)
Some Post-H.S. 187  83  43.3  (35.0-51.9) 104  56.7  (48.1-65.0)
College Graduate 156  62  38.4  (30.4-47.0)  94  61.6  (53.0-69.6)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000 165  84  46.1  (37.8-54.7)  81  53.9  (45.3-62.2)
$15,000- 24,999 169  89  53.8  (45.4-62.0)  80  46.2  (38.0-54.6)
$25,000- 34,999  89  55  59.9  (48.2-70.6)  34  40.1  (29.4-51.8)
$35,000- 49,999 100  43  46.6  (35.7-57.8)  57  53.4  (42.2-64.3)
$50,000+ 151  43  29.5  (21.7-38.8) 108  70.5  (61.2-78.3)

*This question is asked to respondents who reported having been told by a doctor that s/he had arthritis.
#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.