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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Care Giving

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  Total
Respond.^
< 20 years 20 to 50 years 50 to 75 years 75 years and older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,259 196 7.3 6.1- 8.8 365 13.4 11.7-15.2 1,174 35.9 33.7-38.2 1,524 43.4 41.1-45.8
-Union County 79 6 9.1 3.8-20.2 5 7.3 3.0-17.0 30 44.5 32.2-57.6 38 39.0 27.8-51.4
GENDER
Male 24 2 8.9 2.2-29.9 2 8.3 2.0-28.6 9 43.7 23.3-66.4 11 39.1 20.9-61.0
Female 55 4 9.3 3.1-25.1 3 6.6 2.1-18.9 21 45.2 31.2-60.0 27 38.9 26.4-53.0
RACE
White 66 5 9.0 3.5-21.2 5 10.0 4.1-22.3 23 37.3 25.4-51.0 33 43.7 31.3-57.0
Other 12 1 10.0 1.4-46.9 0 0.0 . - . 6 63.0 32.8-85.6 5 27.0 9.4-56.8
AGE
18-44 26 5 18.2 6.9-40.0 4 13.8 4.9-33.3 13 58.7 37.4-77.2 4 9.3 3.3-23.6
45+ 52 1 2.5 0.4-15.9 1 2.6 0.4-16.4 17 34.6 21.7-50.3 33 60.2 44.7-74.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 32 5 18.0 7.0-39.1 1 5.5 0.8-30.0 16 53.5 34.5-71.6 10 23.0 11.9-39.9
Some College + 47 1 3.5 0.5-21.0 4 8.5 3.1-21.2 14 38.8 23.4-56.8 28 49.2 33.1-65.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 38 4 14.8 5.3-35.0 2 7.7 1.9-26.3 15 44.4 27.8-62.3 17 33.2 19.6-50.3
$50,000+ 34 1 3.1 0.4-19.1 3 8.0 2.5-23.1 11 43.2 24.5-64.0 19 45.7 27.6-65.0

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*Asked only of care givers.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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