Has a doctor or other health professional ever suggested
physical activity or exercise to help your
arthritis or joint symptoms?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error 95% Confidence Limit
Lower Upper
Yes 1691 52.6 1.1 50.4 54.7
No 1470 47.4 1.1 45.3 49.6

Among respondents those 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 and who are,
employed for wages, self-employed,or those who work on average at least one hour,
excluding unknowns and refusals.
On Questionnaire Split B