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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Arthritis Burden

During the past 30 days, have you had any symptoms of pain, aching or stiffness in or around a joint?
Please do not include the back or neck.

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,223 4,774 41.4 40.0-42.8 5,449 58.6 57.2-60.0
GENDER
Male 3,843 1,655 40.0 37.7-42.3 2,188 60.0 57.7-62.3
Female 6,380 3,119 42.7 41.1-44.3 3,261 57.3 55.7-58.9
RACE
White 7,525 3,539 43.1 41.6-44.7 3,986 56.9 55.3-58.4
African American 2,001 922 38.3 35.3-41.4 1,079 61.7 58.6-64.7
Other 478 202 35.6 29.6-42.2 276 64.4 57.8-70.4
HISPANIC
Yes 160 55 25.1 17.8-34.3 105 74.9 65.7-82.2
No 9,892 4,629 41.8 40.4-43.2 5,263 58.2 56.8-59.6
AGE
18-24 349 87 25.4 20.0-31.8 262 74.6 68.2-80.0
25-34 917 270 28.7 25.1-32.6 647 71.3 67.4-74.9
35-44 1,547 568 37.1 34.0-40.3 979 62.9 59.7-66.0
45-54 2,147 1,036 47.4 44.8-50.0 1,111 52.6 50.0-55.2
55-64 2,237 1,232 55.4 52.8-58.0 1,005 44.6 42.0-47.2
65+ 3,026 1,581 51.2 48.9-53.4 1,445 48.8 46.6-51.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,309 735 51.1 46.8-55.4 574 48.9 44.6-53.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,076 1,462 43.2 40.6-45.8 1,614 56.8 54.2-59.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,569 1,253 42.5 39.8-45.3 1,316 57.5 54.7-60.2
College Graduate 3,241 1,313 34.7 32.5-36.9 1,928 65.3 63.1-67.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,006 616 58.1 53.3-62.7 390 41.9 37.3-46.7
$15,000- $24,999 1,455 754 45.2 41.2-49.2 701 54.8 50.8-58.8
$25,000- $34,999 1,142 565 45.1 41.0-49.3 577 54.9 50.7-59.0
$35,000- $49,999 1,461 643 39.5 35.9-43.3 818 60.5 56.7-64.1
$50,000+ 3,721 1,525 36.6 34.6-38.7 2,196 63.4 61.3-65.4
Health District**
Appalachia I 735 369 46.1 41.1-51.1 366 53.9 48.9-58.9
Appalachia II 698 314 38.1 33.7-42.7 384 61.9 57.3-66.3
Appalachia III 517 249 42.6 36.9-48.4 268 57.4 51.6-63.1
Catawba 423 198 45.5 39.6-51.5 225 54.5 48.5-60.4
Edisto Savannah 1,280 603 40.8 37.4-44.3 677 59.2 55.7-62.6
Low Country 1,203 544 40.9 36.9-45.0 659 59.1 55.0-63.1
Palmetto 843 357 36.8 32.9-40.9 486 63.2 59.1-67.1
Pee Dee 797 380 41.9 37.7-46.2 417 58.1 53.8-62.3
Trident 1,233 562 42.0 38.4-45.7 671 58.0 54.3-61.6
Upper Savannah 611 283 44.2 39.0-49.5 328 55.8 50.5-61.0
Waccamaw 1,255 627 44.1 40.5-47.8 628 55.9 52.2-59.5
Wateree 502 244 43.3 37.3-49.4 258 56.7 50.6-62.7
Region***
Region I 1,346 652 45.2 41.6-48.9 694 54.8 51.1-58.4
Region II 1,215 563 40.1 36.5-43.7 652 59.9 56.3-63.5
Region III 1,266 555 39.6 36.3-43.0 711 60.4 57.0-63.7
Region IV 1,299 624 42.4 39.0-46.0 675 57.6 54.0-61.0
Region V 1,280 603 40.8 37.4-44.3 677 59.2 55.7-62.6
Region VI 1,255 627 44.1 40.5-47.8 628 55.9 52.2-59.5
Region VII 1,233 562 42.0 38.4-45.7 671 58.0 54.3-61.6
Region VIII 1,203 544 40.9 36.9-45.0 659 59.1 55.0-63.1

#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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