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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 2,417 95 5.9 4.4- 7.8 252 13.7 11.4-16.5 793 33.8 31.1-36.7 1,277 46.5 43.6-49.5
GENDER
Males 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
Females 1,610 67 5.9 4.3- 7.9 151 12.1 9.6-15.1 539 35.2 31.8-38.8 853 46.8 43.2-50.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 1 4.6 0.6-26.9 4 12.5 4.2-31.5 7 37.5 17.0-63.7 7 45.4 21.7-71.4
Non-Hispanic 2,395 94 5.9 4.4- 7.8 247 13.7 11.4-16.4 786 33.8 31.1-36.7 1,268 46.6 43.6-49.6
AGE
18-24 48 6 10.1 3.5-25.9 13 33.3 18.4-52.6 20 30.8 17.6-48.1 9 25.8 12.2-46.6
25-34 145 17 13.2 7.4-22.3 35 22.5 15.3-31.6 64 41.8 32.3-51.9 29 22.6 15.2-32.3
35-44 284 28 11.5 7.4-17.5 53 15.5 11.4-20.8 121 45.1 38.1-52.2 82 27.9 21.9-34.9
45-54 540 27 5.0 3.2- 7.7 58 11.5 8.4-15.5 191 34.3 29.5-39.4 264 49.2 43.9-54.5
55-64 660 9 0.9 0.5- 1.8 46 8.7 6.2-12.0 178 26.5 22.6-30.8 427 63.9 59.3-68.3
65-74 469 7 1.6 0.6- 4.0 36 6.5 4.5- 9.4 159 35.4 30.2-40.9 267 56.5 50.9-61.9
75+ 261 0 0.0 . - . 10 2.6 1.3- 5.1 55 18.5 13.6-24.6 196 78.9 72.6-84.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 239 6 2.2 0.9- 5.8 21 12.6 6.5-23.0 111 47.2 38.5-56.2 101 38.0 30.1-46.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 689 27 4.4 2.7- 6.9 74 15.8 10.8-22.4 237 35.4 29.8-41.4 351 44.4 38.4-50.6
Some Post-H.S. 703 33 7.8 4.6-12.7 85 15.7 11.5-21.0 236 33.1 28.3-38.3 349 43.5 38.1-49.1
College Graduate 782 29 6.7 4.1-10.7 70 10.2 7.7-13.5 209 29.3 25.0-33.9 474 53.8 49.0-58.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 217 8 3.3 1.5- 6.9 29 15.8 10.2-23.6 85 40.7 31.9-50.2 95 40.3 31.8-49.3
$15,000- 24,999 397 17 6.2 3.4-11.0 49 24.2 15.4-35.9 144 32.7 26.0-40.1 187 36.9 30.0-44.4
$25,000- 34,999 244 15 11.5 6.5-19.7 26 12.1 7.7-18.4 82 36.6 28.9-45.0 121 39.8 32.5-47.6
$35,000- 49,999 362 6 2.1 0.9- 4.9 40 19.1 13.1-27.1 109 33.1 26.0-41.0 207 45.6 38.5-52.9
$50,000-74,999 392 21 8.1 4.4-14.4 44 12.2 8.2-17.8 124 34.2 28.1-40.9 203 45.5 39.0-52.1
$75,000+ 519 18 4.1 2.3- 6.9 38 7.6 5.1-11.1 162 31.9 26.5-37.8 301 56.5 50.2-62.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 943 26 3.6 2.3- 5.7 115 12.1 9.7-15.0 326 34.0 30.0-38.3 476 50.3 45.6-54.9
No 1,460 69 7.2 5.1-10.0 136 14.7 11.5-18.7 460 33.6 30.1-37.4 795 44.4 40.7-48.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 342 11 4.4 2.2- 8.6 39 12.7 8.8-18.0 107 34.3 27.6-41.6 185 48.6 41.8-55.5
Non-Veteran 2,075 84 6.1 4.5- 8.3 213 13.9 11.3-17.0 686 33.8 30.8-36.9 1,092 46.2 43.0-49.5

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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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