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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Care Giving

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  Total
Respond.^
<20 years 20 to 50 years 50 to 75 years 75 years and older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,049 137 6.6 5.0- 8.7 334 14.0 12.0-16.3 1,043 35.0 32.5-37.7 1,535 44.3 41.6-47.0
-Gaston County 100 6 5.8 2.5-12.9 6 6.6 2.6-15.6 34 38.3 27.3-50.7 54 49.3 37.7-61.1
GENDER
Male 36 1 3.1 0.4-18.9 2 6.0 1.2-25.3 13 37.8 21.7-57.2 20 53.1 34.4-71.0
Female 64 5 8.0 3.2-18.7 4 7.1 2.4-19.4 21 38.8 24.9-54.7 34 46.1 32.3-60.6
RACE
White 88 5 5.6 2.2-13.5 6 8.0 3.2-18.8 30 38.5 26.9-51.6 47 47.8 35.9-60.0
Other 12 1 6.5 0.8-36.0 0 0.0 . - . 4 37.4 13.0-70.6 7 56.1 24.7-83.3
AGE
18-44 19 3 9.2 2.8-26.3 1 5.0 0.7-28.4 10 55.7 32.3-76.8 5 30.1 12.9-55.7
45+ 80 3 4.0 1.1-13.1 5 7.6 2.7-19.7 24 29.8 19.6-42.5 48 58.6 45.5-70.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 40 3 8.4 2.6-23.8 3 9.4 2.6-28.6 16 42.8 25.6-61.8 18 39.4 23.6-57.7
Some College + 60 3 4.0 1.2-12.7 3 4.7 1.2-16.2 18 35.4 22.0-51.5 36 56.0 40.5-70.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 50 4 9.5 3.3-24.2 3 10.4 2.9-31.0 15 29.3 15.8-48.0 28 50.8 34.1-67.2
$50,000+ 39 2 4.1 1.0-15.4 2 2.8 0.7-11.0 14 43.2 26.3-61.8 21 49.9 32.2-67.7

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*Asked only of care givers.

^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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