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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

During the past month, did you provide any regular care or assistance to a family member or friend?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 721 165 26.9 22.3-32.0 556 73.1 68.0-77.7
GENDER
Male 721 165 26.9 22.3-32.0 556 73.1 68.0-77.7
RACE
African American 721 165 26.9 22.3-32.0 556 73.1 68.0-77.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 1 5.3 0.7-31.2 10 94.7 68.8-99.3
-English Speaking 10 1 5.9 0.7-34.3 9 94.1 65.7-99.3
-Spanish Speaking 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 708 163 27.1 22.5-32.2 545 72.9 67.8-77.5
AGE
18-24 39 18 55.8 37.7-72.5 21 44.2 27.5-62.3
25-34 85 21 25.9 16.7-38.0 64 74.1 62.0-83.3
35-44 135 33 29.6 20.5-40.8 102 70.4 59.2-79.5
45-54 158 37 18.1 12.3-25.7 121 81.9 74.3-87.7
55-64 137 33 21.8 14.9-30.7 104 78.2 69.3-85.1
65-74 109 19 17.7 10.8-27.7 90 82.3 72.3-89.2
75+ 56 4 5.5 1.9-14.9 52 94.5 85.1-98.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 159 24 24.8 15.2-37.8 135 75.2 62.2-84.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 264 76 33.1 25.1-42.2 188 66.9 57.8-74.9
Some Post-H.S. 144 28 18.7 12.1-27.7 116 81.3 72.3-87.9
College Graduate 152 37 26.9 18.1-37.9 115 73.1 62.1-81.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 99 24 31.7 19.4-47.4 75 68.3 52.6-80.6
$15,000- 24,999 140 30 29.9 19.0-43.6 110 70.1 56.4-81.0
$25,000- 34,999 106 25 34.4 21.3-50.3 81 65.6 49.7-78.7
$35,000- 49,999 115 28 23.3 15.0-34.5 87 76.7 65.5-85.0
$50,000-74,999 82 17 15.3 8.7-25.4 65 84.7 74.6-91.3
$75,000+ 82 20 23.2 13.9-36.1 62 76.8 63.9-86.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 289 70 29.7 23.0-37.4 219 70.3 62.6-77.0
No 431 95 25.4 19.5-32.2 336 74.6 67.8-80.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 221 44 22.0 15.6-30.1 177 78.0 69.9-84.4
Non-Veteran 496 121 28.9 23.2-35.2 375 71.1 64.8-76.8

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^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.

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