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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-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 5,480 1,194 20.6 19.2-22.2 4,286 79.4 77.8-80.8
RACE
White 4,229 949 21.6 19.9-23.4 3,280 78.4 76.6-80.1
African American 721 165 26.9 22.3-32.0 556 73.1 68.0-77.7
Asian 31 6 17.4 6.3-39.9 25 82.6 60.1-93.7
Native American 103 42 39.0 27.2-52.1 61 61.0 47.9-72.8
Other Minorities 374 26 5.8 3.6- 9.3 348 94.2 90.7-96.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 364 23 4.8 2.8- 8.0 341 95.2 92.0-97.2
-English Speaking 99 12 13.0 6.0-25.9 87 87.0 74.1-94.0
-Spanish Speaking 265 11 2.9 1.4- 5.9 254 97.1 94.1-98.6
Non-Hispanic 5,106 1,168 22.9 21.2-24.6 3,938 77.1 75.4-78.8
AGE
18-24 224 55 25.4 19.2-32.8 169 74.6 67.2-80.8
25-34 616 90 14.4 11.5-17.9 526 85.6 82.1-88.5
35-44 971 198 18.2 15.5-21.2 773 81.8 78.8-84.5
45-54 1,102 251 22.0 19.2-25.1 851 78.0 74.9-80.8
55-64 1,135 276 24.5 21.6-27.7 859 75.5 72.3-78.4
65-74 861 214 26.2 22.9-29.9 647 73.8 70.1-77.1
75+ 552 105 16.4 13.2-20.1 447 83.6 79.9-86.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 879 149 15.8 12.5-19.8 730 84.2 80.2-87.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,633 416 25.2 22.3-28.3 1,217 74.8 71.7-77.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,211 279 21.5 18.4-24.9 932 78.5 75.1-81.6
College Graduate 1,746 347 18.1 15.9-20.6 1,399 81.9 79.4-84.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 447 92 19.3 14.6-25.0 355 80.7 75.0-85.4
$15,000- 24,999 819 158 17.8 14.3-22.0 661 82.2 78.0-85.7
$25,000- 34,999 676 171 23.5 19.2-28.4 505 76.5 71.6-80.8
$35,000- 49,999 835 187 22.0 18.3-26.1 648 78.0 73.9-81.7
$50,000-74,999 810 191 23.6 19.7-28.1 619 76.4 71.9-80.3
$75,000+ 1,262 256 19.4 16.8-22.3 1,006 80.6 77.7-83.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,948 486 26.9 24.1-29.9 1,462 73.1 70.1-75.9
No 3,503 702 17.8 16.2-19.6 2,801 82.2 80.4-83.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,993 470 23.4 21.1-25.9 1,523 76.6 74.1-78.9
Non-Veteran 3,480 723 19.7 17.9-21.6 2,757 80.3 78.4-82.1

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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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