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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-MALES

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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
-MALES 986 35 6.4 3.6-11.3 128 15.4 12.0-19.6 328 33.5 29.2-38.2 495 44.6 39.9-49.4
RACE
White 807 28 5.9 3.4-10.0 101 16.1 12.0-21.4 254 31.8 27.4-36.5 424 46.2 41.2-51.3
African American 125 5 8.9 1.9-32.6 18 11.7 6.7-19.8 54 40.4 28.4-53.7 48 39.0 27.4-51.9
Other Minorities 53 2 4.7 0.9-20.6 9 19.6 8.5-39.1 20 29.6 16.3-47.5 22 46.1 29.0-64.2
AGE
18-24 31 4 20.9 6.4-50.6 6 22.6 8.6-47.8 11 30.9 14.6-53.8 10 25.6 11.8-46.8
25-34 65 5 8.1 2.6-22.4 17 23.2 13.6-36.8 30 47.4 33.3-61.8 13 21.3 11.4-36.1
35-44 114 6 7.6 3.3-16.8 25 18.5 11.9-27.6 56 48.8 38.2-59.6 27 25.0 16.5-35.9
45-54 200 11 4.5 2.2- 8.8 34 18.1 12.0-26.4 58 25.0 18.4-32.9 97 52.4 43.2-61.5
55-64 281 4 0.9 0.3- 2.8 23 8.6 5.4-13.4 80 24.8 19.4-31.2 174 65.7 58.7-72.0
65-74 186 3 2.4 0.7- 7.7 18 6.8 4.0-11.4 70 39.2 31.1-48.0 95 51.6 42.8-60.2
75+ 104 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 3 1.4 0.4- 4.2 22 24.4 14.9-37.3 78 73.5 60.8-83.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 113 4 3.6 1.3- 9.7 11 14.6 5.9-31.8 44 41.7 30.0-54.5 54 40.1 28.9-52.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 296 10 7.6 2.4-21.6 44 18.6 11.7-28.3 92 35.0 26.4-44.5 150 38.8 30.8-47.6
Some Post-H.S. 250 8 6.5 2.3-17.0 41 17.2 11.6-24.6 83 31.1 23.7-39.7 118 45.2 36.0-54.7
College Graduate 325 13 5.9 2.7-12.4 30 9.9 6.4-14.8 109 31.4 25.3-38.3 173 52.8 45.4-60.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 8 14.3 5.8-31.4 29 41.8 27.0-58.4 33 43.1 28.6-58.9
$15,000- 24,999 153 5 5.6 2.1-14.0 25 27.9 15.0-45.8 54 35.2 24.7-47.2 69 31.4 22.3-42.1
$25,000- 34,999 103 5 17.7 3.9-53.2 13 8.4 4.3-15.7 35 38.7 23.8-56.1 50 35.2 22.3-50.7
$35,000- 49,999 151 4 2.2 0.8- 6.2 27 23.6 15.5-34.2 42 28.7 20.2-39.1 78 45.4 35.2-56.1
$50,000-74,999 178 8 8.0 3.1-18.8 27 19.1 11.7-29.5 55 27.8 20.4-36.8 88 45.1 35.1-55.6
$75,000+ 238 10 4.7 2.2- 9.6 18 7.9 4.5-13.4 84 33.8 26.2-42.2 126 53.7 44.9-62.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 416 11 7.2 2.4-19.7 59 13.9 10.1-18.9 137 32.3 26.3-38.9 209 46.6 39.5-53.7
No 559 24 6.1 3.3-11.0 68 16.5 11.7-22.8 186 34.2 28.3-40.6 281 43.3 37.1-49.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 382 14 9.1 3.2-23.3 42 11.8 7.9-17.2 128 35.0 28.1-42.6 198 44.1 36.6-51.9
Non-Veteran 604 21 5.2 2.8- 9.6 86 17.1 12.6-22.7 200 32.9 27.5-38.7 297 44.8 39.0-50.8

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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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