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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Arthritis Burden

During the past 30 days, have you had pain, aching, stiffness or swelling in or around a joint?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,604 3,276 46.7 45.2-48.1 3,328 53.3 51.9-54.8
GENDER
Male 2,528 1,240 46.1 43.7-48.5 1,288 53.9 51.5-56.3
Female 4,076 2,036 47.2 45.4-49.0 2,040 52.8 51.0-54.6
RACE
White 5,158 2,615 48.4 46.8-50.0 2,543 51.6 50.0-53.2
African American 1,228 562 42.7 39.3-46.2 666 57.3 53.8-60.7
Other 166 79 40.8 31.5-50.7 87 59.2 49.3-68.5
HISPANIC
Yes 115 50 43.5 32.8-54.8 65 56.5 45.2-67.2
No 6,417 3,182 46.6 45.2-48.1 3,235 53.4 51.9-54.8
AGE
18-24 376 113 29.7 24.6-35.5 263 70.3 64.5-75.4
25-34 956 335 36.5 33.0-40.0 621 63.5 60.0-67.0
35-44 1,160 509 43.8 40.6-47.0 651 56.2 53.0-59.4
45-54 1,360 758 54.1 51.0-57.2 602 45.9 42.8-49.0
55-64 1,228 725 59.3 56.2-62.3 503 40.7 37.7-43.8
65+ 1,473 815 56.1 53.2-58.9 658 43.9 41.1-46.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 723 407 51.9 47.0-56.7 316 48.1 43.3-53.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,023 1,034 47.6 45.0-50.3 989 52.4 49.7-55.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,700 897 49.2 46.3-52.2 803 50.8 47.8-53.7
College Graduate 2,146 931 41.3 38.9-43.7 1,215 58.7 56.3-61.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 769 486 55.8 50.9-60.6 283 44.2 39.4-49.1
$15,000- $24,999 1,070 575 49.3 45.5-53.0 495 50.7 47.0-54.5
$25,000- $34,999 783 371 46.6 42.2-51.0 412 53.4 49.0-57.8
$35,000- $49,999 1,035 503 46.8 43.2-50.4 532 53.2 49.6-56.8
$50,000+ 2,107 948 43.6 41.1-46.1 1,159 56.4 53.9-58.9
Health District**
Appalachia I 403 192 45.3 39.6-51.1 211 54.7 48.9-60.4
Appalachia II 806 389 44.2 40.3-48.3 417 55.8 51.7-59.7
Appalachia III 501 250 46.3 41.0-51.8 251 53.7 48.2-59.0
Catawba 462 218 43.9 38.6-49.3 244 56.1 50.7-61.4
Edisto Savannah 499 263 50.5 45.1-55.9 236 49.5 44.1-54.9
Low Country 338 164 45.0 38.7-51.5 174 55.0 48.5-61.3
Palmetto 1,003 485 45.5 41.8-49.2 518 54.5 50.8-58.2
Pee Dee 485 252 47.6 42.1-53.1 233 52.4 46.9-57.9
Trident 835 402 44.1 40.0-48.2 433 55.9 51.8-60.0
Upper Savannah 315 160 53.1 46.3-59.8 155 46.9 40.2-53.7
Waccamaw 553 307 54.8 49.6-59.9 246 45.2 40.1-50.4
Wateree 348 169 45.2 38.7-52.0 179 54.8 48.0-61.3
Region***
Region I 718 352 48.8 44.4-53.2 366 51.2 46.8-55.6
Region II 1,307 639 45.1 41.9-48.3 668 54.9 51.7-58.1
Region III 1,465 703 45.0 41.9-48.0 762 55.0 52.0-58.1
Region IV 833 421 46.6 42.3-50.9 412 53.4 49.1-57.7
Region V 499 263 50.5 45.1-55.9 236 49.5 44.1-54.9
Region VI 553 307 54.8 49.6-59.9 246 45.2 40.1-50.4
Region VII 835 402 44.1 40.0-48.2 433 55.9 51.8-60.0
Region VIII 338 164 45.0 38.7-51.5 174 55.0 48.5-61.3

#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.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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