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 448 6.0 0.3 5.4 6.7
One 445 6.2 0.3 5.5 6.9
Two 769 11.1 0.5 10.2 12.0
Three 877 12.3 0.5 11.4 13.3
Four 795 11.8 0.5 10.8 12.7
Five 1147 16.3 0.5 15.3 17.4
Six 614 9.5 0.4 8.6 10.3
Seven 612 9.4 0.4 8.5 10.2
Eight 664 10.1 0.5 9.2 11.0
Nine 152 2.4 0.2 1.9 2.8
Ten 336 5.0 0.3 4.3 5.6

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.