Data table for Figure 30. Adults reporting low back pain, migraine, neck, and face pain in the 3 months prior to interview, by age: United States, 2004
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Low back pain Severe headache or migraine Neck pain Face pain
Age Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
18 years and over27.20.315.30.314.80.34.30.1
 18–44 years23.90.518.40.412.40.34.50.2
 45–64 years30.80.515.00.418.70.54.70.2
 65 years and over30.40.76.20.314.40.52.90.2

SE is standard error.

NOTES: Data are for the civilian noninstitutionalized population. Respondents were asked: "During the past 3 months, did you have neck pain? Or low back pain? Or facial ache or pain in the jaw muscles or the joint in front of the ear? Or severe headache or migraine?" Respondents were asked to report pain that lasted a whole day or more and to not report aches or pains that are fleeting or minor. Respondents reporting more than one type of pain were included in each category. See related Table 56.

SOURCE: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.

From: Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans

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Health, United States, 2006: With Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans.
National Center for Health Statistics (US) .
Hyattsville (MD): National Center for Health Statistics (US); 2006 Nov.

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