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New Jersey Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
CDC Summary Prevalence Tables, 2003

Arthritis

Are you limited in any way in any of your usual activities because of arthritis or joint symptoms?

Denominator excludes respondents that have not had joint pain in the past 30 days, respondents that have not been told that they have some form of arthritis, respondents with do not know/refused/missing responses.
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

 

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

All Adults

4905

27.3

25.8-28.7

72.7

71.2-74.2

 

Limited by joint symptoms by Age

Age Group

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

18-24

126

15.7

9.04-22.4

84.3

77.1-91.4

25-34

345

18.6

14.2-23.0

81.4

77.0-85.8

35-44

798

22.7

19.1-26.4

77.3

73.6-81.0

45-54

1078

28.9

25.7-32.1

71.1

67.9-74.3

55-64

973

30.0

26.6-33.5

70.0

66.5-73.4

65+

1518

32.1

29.4-34.8

67.9

65.2-70.6

 

Limited by joint symptoms by Sex

Gender Group

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

Male

1736

24.2

21.8-26.5

75.8

73.4-78.3

Female

3169

29.5

27.7-31.4

70.5

68.6-72.3

 

Limited by joint symptoms by Income

Income Group

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

< $15,000

424

45.2

39.2-51.2

54.8

48.8-60.8

$15,000-24,999

723

30.9

26.7-35.1

69.1

64.7-73.4

$25,000-34,999

501

30.8

25.9-35.7

69.2

64.3-74.1

$35,000-49,999

631

24.4

20.6-28.2

75.6

71.8-79.4

$50,000-74,999

694

22.6

19.0-26.3

77.4

73.7-81.0

$75,000+

1238

20.8

18.1-23.4

79.2

76.6-81.9

 

Limited by joint symptoms by Education

Education Group

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

Less than H.S.

452

40.1

34.4-45.8

59.9

54.2-65.6

H.S. or G.E.D.

1480

28.5

25.8-31.2

71.5

68.8-74.2

Some Post-H.S.

1218

26.1

23.2-29.1

73.8

70.9-76.8

College Graduate

1742

22.5

20.3-24.7

77.5

75.3-79.7

 

Limited by joint symptoms by Race/Ethnicity

Racial/ Ethnic Group

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

White/ Non-Hispanic

3942

26.4

24.9-28.0

73.5

72.0-75.1

Black or African American/ Non-Hispanic

418

26.5

21.7-31.4

73.5

68.6-78.3

Other Race/ Non-Hispanic

132

27.8

18.0-37.5

72.3

62.1-82.4

Multiracial/ Non-Hispanic

23

66.9

43.5-90.2

33.1

9.78-56.5

Hispanic

331

32.4

26.5-38.3

67.6

61.6-73.6

C.I = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level)

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