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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-WHITE FEMALES

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 7,199 2,001 27.8 26.4-29.2 5,198 72.2 70.8-73.6
AGE
18-24 205 56 27.2 20.1-35.6 149 72.8 64.4-79.9
25-34 727 149 20.1 17.0-23.7 578 79.9 76.3-83.0
35-44 1,159 293 25.3 22.4-28.5 866 74.7 71.5-77.6
45-54 1,429 487 35.0 32.0-38.2 942 65.0 61.8-68.0
55-64 1,472 498 35.0 32.1-38.0 974 65.0 62.0-67.9
65-74 1,164 305 26.1 23.2-29.2 859 73.9 70.8-76.8
75+ 983 197 22.1 19.1-25.5 786 77.9 74.5-80.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 824 199 28.5 24.0-33.5 625 71.5 66.5-76.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,117 589 28.3 25.5-31.3 1,528 71.7 68.7-74.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,980 573 28.2 25.6-30.9 1,407 71.8 69.1-74.4
College Graduate 2,262 637 27.0 24.7-29.3 1,625 73.0 70.7-75.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 769 180 25.1 20.9-29.7 589 74.9 70.3-79.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,073 320 29.1 25.6-32.9 753 70.9 67.1-74.4
$25,000- 34,999 834 244 32.5 27.9-37.6 590 67.5 62.4-72.1
$35,000- 49,999 1,041 308 27.3 24.0-30.8 733 72.7 69.2-76.0
$50,000-74,999 981 286 29.4 25.8-33.2 695 70.6 66.8-74.2
$75,000+ 1,355 372 26.2 23.5-29.2 983 73.8 70.8-76.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,678 783 31.3 28.9-33.7 1,895 68.7 66.3-71.1
No 4,487 1,211 26.1 24.4-27.9 3,276 73.9 72.1-75.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 144 39 30.7 21.4-41.9 105 69.3 58.1-78.6
Non-Veteran 7,054 1,961 27.7 26.3-29.2 5,093 72.3 70.8-73.7

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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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