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 95% Confidence Limit
Lower Upper
No Pain (0) 358 5.9 0.4 5.2 6.6
One (1) 399 6.8 0.4 5.9 7.6
Two (2) 692 11.3 0.5 10.3 12.3
Three (3) 812 13.5 0.5 12.4 14.5
Four (4) 708 11.3 0.5 10.3 12.3
Five (5) 1082 16.3 0.6 15.2 17.4
Six (6) 530 8.7 0.5 7.8 9.6
Seven (7) 567 9.3 0.5 8.4 10.2
Eight (8) 574 9.5 0.5 8.6 10.4
Nine (9) 147 2.4 0.2 1.9 2.8
Ten, aching as bad as it can be (10) 294 5.1 0.4 4.3 5.8

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