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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Care Giving

Did that person have a problem with memory loss or confusion or a disorder like Alzheimer's Disease?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,089 1,273 40.1 37.4-42.9 1,816 59.9 57.1-62.6
-Catawba County 91 40 42.5 31.0-54.8 51 57.5 45.2-69.0
GENDER
Male 31 13 43.6 24.4-64.9 18 56.4 35.1-75.6
Female 60 27 41.5 28.9-55.4 33 58.5 44.6-71.1
RACE
White 80 36 43.8 31.8-56.5 44 56.2 43.5-68.2
Other 10 4 39.8 12.4-75.6 6 60.2 24.4-87.6
AGE
18-44 13 5 30.5 10.1-63.3 8 69.5 36.7-89.9
45+ 78 35 45.8 33.5-58.6 43 54.2 41.4-66.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 17 53.9 35.2-71.6 19 46.1 28.4-64.8
Some College + 55 23 33.4 21.6-47.8 32 66.6 52.2-78.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 41 23 54.5 35.2-72.5 18 45.5 27.5-64.8
$50,000+ 36 12 31.8 18.0-49.8 24 68.2 50.2-82.0

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*Asked only of care givers providing care to those age 60 and older.

^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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