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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Care Giving

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  Total
Respond.^
Under 18 years 18-59 years 60 years or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,756 432 13.1 11.5-14.8 914 28.3 26.2-30.5 2,410 58.6 56.3-60.9
-Eastern NC 1,261 151 13.8 11.3-16.7 334 31.1 27.4-35.0 776 55.2 51.2-59.1
GENDER
Male 395 40 11.1 7.7-15.6 109 32.1 25.7-39.2 246 56.8 49.9-63.5
Female 866 111 15.8 12.4-19.8 225 30.3 26.2-34.7 530 53.9 49.4-58.4
RACE
White 878 101 13.7 10.7-17.3 211 29.0 24.6-33.7 566 57.3 52.6-62.0
African American 284 38 13.4 8.7-20.0 86 33.5 25.9-42.0 160 53.1 44.7-61.4
Other Minorities 93 11 15.8 8.1-28.6 37 46.3 33.3-59.8 45 37.9 26.6-50.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 5 19.6 6.9-44.3 11 55.9 33.2-76.4 10 24.5 11.1-45.7
Non-Hispanic 1,234 145 13.5 11.0-16.5 323 30.3 26.6-34.3 766 56.2 52.1-60.1
AGE
18-24 54 12 17.9 9.1-32.0 29 57.0 40.7-71.9 13 25.1 13.1-42.8
25-34 124 35 27.2 18.7-37.8 45 33.7 24.6-44.3 44 39.1 29.0-50.2
35-44 203 39 18.5 13.1-25.5 60 28.0 21.4-35.7 104 53.5 45.0-61.7
45-54 280 22 7.3 4.6-11.4 80 29.7 23.4-36.9 178 63.0 55.7-69.7
55-64 296 25 9.8 6.0-15.4 73 26.5 20.8-33.0 198 63.8 56.8-70.2
65-74 192 14 6.8 3.8-12.1 32 17.5 12.0-24.7 146 75.7 68.0-82.1
75+ 104 4 4.3 1.5-11.4 14 9.8 5.5-17.1 86 85.9 77.5-91.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 152 13 10.4 4.9-20.9 43 38.5 26.9-51.7 96 51.0 38.9-63.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 423 53 14.2 10.1-19.7 116 31.7 25.3-38.9 254 54.0 47.0-61.0
Some Post-H.S. 346 42 14.4 10.2-19.9 108 35.1 28.5-42.3 196 50.5 43.5-57.5
College Graduate 338 43 14.3 9.6-20.7 66 21.3 16.2-27.6 229 64.4 57.2-70.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 134 14 11.9 5.4-24.2 37 29.7 20.8-40.4 83 58.4 47.0-69.0
$15,000- 24,999 216 23 12.5 7.3-20.7 70 40.0 31.0-49.8 123 47.4 38.5-56.5
$25,000- 34,999 172 18 13.6 7.5-23.6 38 24.9 17.0-34.9 116 61.5 50.6-71.3
$35,000- 49,999 197 26 11.7 7.2-18.5 51 26.0 18.5-35.3 120 62.2 52.4-71.1
$50,000-74,999 190 32 19.3 13.1-27.5 43 29.1 19.8-40.4 115 51.7 41.9-61.3
$75,000+ 182 15 8.5 4.7-14.9 45 24.7 18.0-33.0 122 66.8 58.0-74.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 506 63 13.9 10.6-18.1 137 32.6 27.0-38.8 306 53.4 47.6-59.2
No 752 88 13.7 10.4-17.9 196 30.2 25.5-35.3 468 56.1 50.8-61.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 197 24 12.7 8.1-19.4 51 26.4 19.2-35.2 122 60.9 51.5-69.5
Non-Veteran 1,063 127 14.0 11.2-17.4 283 32.2 28.1-36.6 653 53.8 49.5-58.1

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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.

** 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.

***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.

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