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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

Arthritis Burden

Are you now limited in any way in any of your usual activities because of arthritis or joint symptoms?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,010 1,081 55.6 52.9-58.3 929 44.4 41.7-47.1
Region 6 157 84 53.5 44.8-62.0 73 46.5 38.0-55.2
GENDER
Male 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
44-64 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*This question was asked of those with doctor-diagnosed arthritis.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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