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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-MALES

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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
-MALES 997 382 38.5 33.9-43.4 615 61.5 56.6-66.1
RACE
White 815 313 38.9 34.0-44.1 502 61.1 55.9-66.0
African American 124 51 41.5 28.9-55.3 73 58.5 44.7-71.1
Other Minorities 57 18 25.9 13.8-43.4 39 74.1 56.6-86.2
AGE
18-24 34 10 37.3 19.0-60.0 24 62.7 40.0-81.0
25-34 67 20 32.3 20.3-47.1 47 67.7 52.9-79.7
35-44 116 42 34.7 25.4-45.3 74 65.3 54.7-74.6
45-54 204 81 35.5 27.6-44.4 123 64.5 55.6-72.4
55-64 283 124 50.3 42.9-57.7 159 49.7 42.3-57.1
65-74 184 62 35.7 27.5-44.8 122 64.3 55.2-72.5
75+ 104 43 43.1 30.8-56.2 61 56.9 43.8-69.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 118 50 48.3 36.3-60.6 68 51.7 39.4-63.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 297 122 38.0 29.1-47.7 175 62.0 52.3-70.9
Some Post-H.S. 253 92 33.6 25.3-43.0 161 66.4 57.0-74.7
College Graduate 327 118 40.3 33.1-47.9 209 59.7 52.1-66.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 72 36 49.9 34.5-65.3 36 50.1 34.7-65.5
$15,000- 24,999 153 63 37.7 26.6-50.2 90 62.3 49.8-73.4
$25,000- 34,999 106 42 44.0 26.8-62.8 64 56.0 37.2-73.2
$35,000- 49,999 150 60 33.9 24.8-44.3 90 66.1 55.7-75.2
$50,000-74,999 179 68 35.5 26.6-45.4 111 64.5 54.6-73.4
$75,000+ 240 87 40.4 31.5-50.1 153 59.6 49.9-68.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 423 178 45.7 38.6-53.1 245 54.3 46.9-61.4
No 564 203 34.2 28.4-40.6 361 65.8 59.4-71.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 383 149 42.5 34.3-51.1 234 57.5 48.9-65.7
Non-Veteran 613 232 36.6 31.1-42.4 381 63.4 57.6-68.9

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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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