Please think about the past 30 days, keeping in mind all of your
joint pain or aching and whether or not you have taken medication.
DURING THE PAST 30 DAYS, how bad was your joint pain ON AVERAGE?
Please answer on a scale of 0 to 10 where 0 is no pain or
aching and 10 is pain or aching as bad as it can be.

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
No Pain (0) 423 6.8 0.4 6.1 7.6
One (1) 448 7.9 0.5 7.0 8.8
Two (2) 690 12.5 0.5 11.5 13.6
Three (3) 871 14.7 0.6 13.6 15.8
Four (4) 730 11.7 0.5 10.8 12.7
Five (5) 1012 15.3 0.6 14.2 16.4
Six (6) 526 8.4 0.4 7.6 9.3
Seven (7) 512 8.2 0.4 7.4 9.0
Eight (8) 555 8.5 0.5 7.5 9.4
Nine (9) 122 1.9 0.2 1.5 2.3
Ten, aching as bad as it can be (10) 277 4.0 0.3 3.5 4.6

Among respondents who reported having ever been told by a doctor
or other health professional that they had some form of arthritis,
rheumatoid arthritis, gout, lupus or fibromyalgia.
Excluding unknowns and refusals.