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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Care Giving

Did that person have a problem with memory loss or confusion or a disorder like Alzheimer's Disease?*

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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
-Wayne County 88 42 42.2 28.6-57.1 46 57.8 42.9-71.4
GENDER
Male 21 7 20.3 7.7-43.7 14 79.7 56.3-92.3
Female 67 35 54.4 38.6-69.4 32 45.6 30.6-61.4
RACE
White 58 29 40.8 25.1-58.7 29 59.2 41.3-74.9
Other 29 12 44.3 21.6-69.6 17 55.7 30.4-78.4
AGE
18-44 19 9 36.7 15.4-65.0 10 63.3 35.0-84.6
45+ 68 32 46.3 33.2-59.9 36 53.7 40.1-66.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 19 46.2 22.4-71.9 17 53.8 28.1-77.6
Some College + 52 23 39.3 24.8-56.0 29 60.7 44.0-75.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 45 22 41.9 23.6-62.6 23 58.1 37.4-76.4
$50,000+ 33 15 40.6 20.7-64.2 18 59.4 35.8-79.3

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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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