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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Care Giving

People may provide regular care or assistance to an older adult who has a long-term illness or disability.
During the past month, did you provide any such 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%)
North Carolina 15,318 3,126 19.4 18.5-20.4 12,192 80.6 79.6-81.5
-Cabarrus County 358 71 16.7 12.5-22.1 287 83.3 77.9-87.5
GENDER
Male 134 24 15.0 9.1-23.7 110 85.0 76.3-90.9
Female 224 47 18.2 12.7-25.5 177 81.8 74.5-87.3
RACE
White 300 62 18.5 13.5-24.9 238 81.5 75.1-86.5
Other 57 8 7.2 3.2-15.2 49 92.8 84.8-96.8
AGE
18-44 103 11 9.2 4.6-17.4 92 90.8 82.6-95.4
45+ 252 58 23.6 17.5-30.9 194 76.4 69.1-82.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 147 31 21.3 13.8-31.5 116 78.7 68.5-86.2
Some College + 210 40 14.3 9.7-20.8 170 85.7 79.2-90.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 37 20.3 13.5-29.3 132 79.7 70.7-86.5
$50,000+ 145 25 13.9 8.5-22.0 120 86.1 78.0-91.5

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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