SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-Wayne County 438 89 18.8 14.0-24.7 349 81.2 75.3-86.0
GENDER
Male 137 21 14.4 7.6-25.6 116 85.6 74.4-92.4
Female 301 68 22.4 16.8-29.3 233 77.6 70.7-83.2
RACE
White 280 59 19.8 13.7-27.9 221 80.2 72.1-86.3
Other 156 29 17.0 10.4-26.4 127 83.0 73.6-89.6
AGE
18-44 121 19 15.6 8.7-26.4 102 84.4 73.6-91.3
45+ 314 69 22.5 17.6-28.3 245 77.5 71.7-82.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 212 37 16.5 9.7-26.5 175 83.5 73.5-90.3
Some College + 225 52 21.3 15.3-28.8 173 78.7 71.2-84.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 45 18.4 12.3-26.7 194 81.6 73.3-87.7
$50,000+ 141 33 23.0 14.6-34.4 108 77.0 65.6-85.4

Back to Care Giving.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook