In this question we are referring to work for pay. Do arthritis or joint symptoms now affectwhether you work,
the type of work you do or the amount of work you do?*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Geographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2764 1126  36.7  (33.9-39.5) 1638  63.3  (60.5-66.1)
       ADDs      
Barren River  168   72  42.1  (32.3-52.7)   96  57.9  (47.3-67.7)
Big Sandy  201  110  52.2  (43.9-60.3)   91  47.8  (39.7-56.1)
Bluegrass  157   55  32.4  (24.2-41.8)  102  67.6  (58.2-75.8)
Buffalo Trace  154   60  38.1  (29.1-48.0)   94  61.9  (52.0-70.9)
Cumberland Valley  217   95  43.9  (36.2-51.9)  122  56.1  (48.1-63.8)
FIVCO  186   79  45.1  (36.5-54.0)  107  54.9  (46.0-63.5)
Gateway  240   91  36.7  (29.0-45.1)  149  63.3  (54.9-71.0)
Green River  183   58  29.8  (22.6-38.2)  125  70.2  (61.8-77.4)
Kentucky River  199  106  51.4  (42.6-60.1)   93  48.6  (39.9-57.4)
KIPDA  172   55  28.8  (21.1-38.0)  117  71.2  (62.0-78.9)
Lake Cumberland  202   96  49.1  (40.9-57.4)  106  50.9  (42.6-59.1)
Lincoln Trail  151   60  36.4  (27.9-45.9)   91  63.6  (54.1-72.1)
Northern Kentucky  186   69  36.7  (28.7-45.4)  117  63.3  (54.6-71.3)
Pennyrile  193   69  31.7  (23.8-40.8)  124  68.3  (59.2-76.2)
Purchase  155   51  31.7  (24.1-40.6)  104  68.3  (59.4-75.9)

*This question is asked to respondents who reported having pain, aching, stiffness or swelling in or around
a joint or had been told by a doctor that they had arthritis.
#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.