Did your joint symptoms first begin more than 3 months ago?*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Geographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3454 2991  84.1  (81.7-86.1) 463  15.9  (13.9-18.3)
       ADDs      
Barren River  224  191  80.1  (71.3-86.7)  33  19.9  (13.3-28.7)
Big Sandy  233  210  86.0  (78.6-91.1)  23  14.0  ( 8.9-21.4)
Bluegrass  216  184  78.7  (69.4-85.7)  32  21.3  (14.3-30.6)
Buffalo Trace  180  157  84.8  (76.0-90.8)  23  15.2  ( 9.2-24.0)
Cumberland Valley  258  228  87.1  (81.4-91.2)  30  12.9  ( 8.8-18.6)
FIVCO  241  208  79.9  (72.0-86.1)  33  20.1  (13.9-28.0)
Gateway  290  242  79.8  (73.0-85.2)  48  20.2  (14.8-27.0)
Green River  222  191  85.5  (78.6-90.4)  31  14.5  ( 9.6-21.4)
Kentucky River  254  222  88.8  (83.7-92.4)  32  11.2  ( 7.6-16.3)
KIPDA  226  198  86.0  (78.6-91.1)  28  14.0  ( 8.9-21.4)
Lake Cumberland  251  216  85.1  (79.0-89.6)  35  14.9  (10.4-21.0)
Lincoln Trail  191  168  85.7  (77.8-91.1)  23  14.3  ( 8.9-22.2)
Northern Kentucky  223  188  83.7  (76.9-88.8)  35  16.3  (11.2-23.1)
Pennyrile  231  206  89.5  (83.5-93.5)  25  10.5  ( 6.5-16.5)
Purchase  214  182  84.9  (78.6-89.6)  32  15.1  (10.4-21.4)

*This question is asked to respondents who reported having pain, aching, stiffness or swelling in or around
a joint.
#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.