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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for New Hanover County

Arthritis

Have you ever seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for these joint symptoms?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,569 1,676 64.3 61.3-67.2 893 35.7 32.8-38.7
New Hanover County 172 109 62.1 53.7-69.9 63 37.9 30.1-46.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 193 117 57.4 49.3-65.1 76 42.6 34.9-50.7
Cumberland 173 112 62.7 53.8-70.8 61 37.3 29.2-46.2
Durham 144 93 55.3 43.0-67.0 51 44.7 33.0-57.0
Forsyth 186 121 59.2 50.2-67.6 65 40.8 32.4-49.8
Gaston 202 135 64.4 56.7-71.4 67 35.6 28.6-43.3
Guilford 154 101 66.3 57.6-74.0 53 33.7 26.0-42.4
Mecklenburg 147 80 52.2 43.2-61.0 67 47.8 39.0-56.8
Onslow 179 122 70.0 61.8-77.1 57 30.0 22.9-38.2
Wake 157 96 58.1 48.9-66.8 61 41.9 33.2-51.1
Western NC 301 199 65.3 59.0-71.1 102 34.7 28.9-41.0
Piedmont NC 293 205 67.3 59.5-74.3 88 32.7 25.7-40.5
Eastern NC 268 186 67.2 60.1-73.6 82 32.8 26.4-39.9

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for New Hanover County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* This question was asked of respondents who reported having pain, aching, stiffness or swelling in or around a joint.

#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.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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