Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have some form of arthritis, rheumatoid
arthritis, gout, lupus, or fibromyalgia?
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Geographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6343 2712  34.2  (32.5-36.1) 3631  65.8  (63.9-67.5)
       ADDs      
Barren River  426  178  34.2  (28.9-40.0)  248  65.8  (60.0-71.1)
Big Sandy  359  190  46.3  (40.2-52.5)  169  53.7  (47.5-59.8)
Bluegrass  401  144  29.3  (24.2-35.1)  257  70.7  (64.9-75.8)
Buffalo Trace  346  151  38.7  (32.4-45.3)  195  61.3  (54.7-67.6)
Cumberland Valley  430  202  38.9  (33.5-44.5)  228  61.1  (55.5-66.5)
FIVCO  441  192  35.8  (30.6-41.3)  249  64.2  (58.7-69.4)
Gateway  503  218  38.8  (33.4-44.5)  285  61.2  (55.5-66.6)
Green River  435  192  37.5  (32.2-43.1)  243  62.5  (56.9-67.8)
Kentucky River  430  207  45.6  (39.7-51.6)  223  54.4  (48.4-60.3)
KIPDA  448  165  29.9  (24.9-35.4)  283  70.1  (64.6-75.1)
Lake Cumberland  440  205  42.2  (36.7-48.0)  235  57.8  (52.0-63.3)
Lincoln Trail  398  147  31.5  (26.4-37.2)  251  68.5  (62.8-73.6)
Northern Kentucky  427  162  32.0  (27.1-37.4)  265  68.0  (62.6-72.9)
Pennyrile  443  192  37.8  (32.2-43.8)  251  62.2  (56.2-67.8)
Purchase  416  167  33.2  (28.4-38.5)  249  66.8  (61.5-71.6)

#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.