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Adults Aged 18 and Older with Arthritis,* by Age and Sex, 2007

Adults Aged 18 and Older with Arthritis, by Age and Sex, 2007
Age Group Percent of Adults
Female Male
Total 24.2 17.3
18-44 Years 7.9 6.2
45-64 Years 32.4 23.8
65-74 Years 47.4 38.6
75 Years and Older 57.5 45.2

*Reported a health professional has ever told them they have arthritis.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey, 2007. Analysis conducted by the Maternal and Child Health Information Resource Center.

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