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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 138 4 2.8 1.0- 7.5 18 13.5 7.9-22.1 49 32.4 23.3-43.2 67 51.2 39.9-62.4
GENDER
Male 47 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3 4 9.8 3.5-24.6 17 33.0 18.1-52.3 25 55.9 36.4-73.7
Female 91 3 4.2 1.3-12.4 14 17.0 9.4-28.6 32 32.0 22.6-43.1 42 46.9 35.8-58.3
RACE
White 98 2 2.5 0.6- 9.4 14 15.0 8.3-25.6 32 33.3 22.9-45.6 50 49.2 37.9-60.7
Other 36 2 3.8 0.9-14.9 3 9.0 2.4-28.8 16 31.2 15.0-53.8 15 56.0 31.7-77.8
AGE
18-44 44 4 6.6 2.3-17.6 6 14.1 5.8-30.5 18 32.6 16.9-53.5 16 46.7 25.8-68.9
45+ 94 0 0.0 . - . 12 13.1 6.7-23.9 31 32.3 22.9-43.5 51 54.6 43.3-65.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 27 1 2.8 0.4-18.3 4 11.6 3.3-33.5 9 28.0 10.5-56.3 13 57.6 29.9-81.2
Some College + 111 3 2.8 0.9- 8.6 14 14.3 8.0-24.1 40 34.2 25.1-44.7 54 48.6 38.4-59.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 2 2.7 0.6-10.5 11 15.2 6.9-30.1 22 35.4 19.6-55.1 23 46.8 27.0-67.7
$50,000+ 52 2 4.3 1.1-15.8 6 15.5 6.8-31.4 14 23.4 13.8-36.8 30 56.8 42.1-70.4

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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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