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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 110 7 6.0 2.7-12.9 16 19.6 11.1-32.3 33 37.2 25.1-51.2 54 37.1 26.6-49.0
GENDER
Male 38 1 3.9 0.5-23.1 8 25.7 12.4-45.8 10 28.6 14.0-49.6 19 41.9 25.0-60.9
Female 72 6 7.5 3.2-16.4 8 15.5 6.2-33.7 23 43.1 26.9-61.0 35 33.9 21.8-48.6
RACE
White 77 3 3.7 1.1-11.3 11 17.9 9.1-32.3 22 40.1 24.8-57.6 41 38.3 25.6-52.9
Other 32 4 10.3 3.5-27.0 5 23.1 8.5-49.3 10 30.9 14.7-53.8 13 35.6 18.8-56.9
AGE
18-44 24 2 5.3 1.2-20.9 6 23.8 9.2-49.0 11 53.9 30.9-75.3 5 17.1 6.6-37.5
45+ 83 5 6.9 2.8-15.9 10 17.1 9.1-29.9 20 21.6 13.7-32.3 48 54.4 41.9-66.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 21 3 10.2 2.8-31.6 2 16.6 3.3-53.3 4 46.4 19.0-76.3 12 26.8 10.7-52.7
Some College + 89 4 4.2 1.5-11.0 14 21.0 12.1-33.9 29 33.3 23.1-45.3 42 41.6 30.4-53.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 46 5 9.9 3.7-24.2 8 27.1 11.8-50.6 14 39.7 20.4-62.9 19 23.3 12.2-39.7
$50,000+ 48 2 3.8 0.9-14.5 6 14.2 6.3-29.1 15 30.8 18.2-47.2 25 51.1 35.4-66.6

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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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