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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Care Giving

People may provide regular care or assistance to an older adult who has a long-term illness or disability.
During the past month, did you provide any such care or assistance to a family member or friend?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,318 3,126 19.4 18.5-20.4 12,192 80.6 79.6-81.5
-Onslow County 396 74 15.3 11.8-19.6 322 84.7 80.4-88.2
GENDER
Male 161 23 12.7 7.9-19.7 138 87.3 80.3-92.1
Female 235 51 17.8 13.2-23.7 184 82.2 76.3-86.8
RACE
White 304 60 17.0 12.8-22.2 244 83.0 77.8-87.2
Other 87 14 11.4 5.9-20.8 73 88.6 79.2-94.1
AGE
18-44 146 21 10.3 6.4-16.3 125 89.7 83.7-93.6
45+ 250 53 22.9 17.4-29.5 197 77.1 70.5-82.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 27 12.1 7.9-18.1 140 87.9 81.9-92.1
Some College + 229 47 17.6 12.7-23.8 182 82.4 76.2-87.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 39 15.4 10.6-21.9 157 84.6 78.1-89.4
$50,000+ 151 26 14.5 9.7-21.3 125 85.5 78.7-90.3

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^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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