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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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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 1,499 54 3.6 2.4- 5.4 184 13.4 11.1-16.1 582 42.6 38.6-46.7 679 40.3 36.5-44.3
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 230 17 8.9 4.2-17.9 31 14.5 8.9-22.6 100 45.2 34.1-56.7 82 31.5 22.7-41.9
GENDER
Male 63 4 4.6 1.3-14.7 8 12.0 5.1-25.9 31 50.1 29.9-70.2 20 33.3 17.5-54.0
Female 167 13 11.9 5.0-26.1 23 16.2 9.1-27.2 69 41.7 30.5-53.7 62 30.2 21.5-40.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 3 0 0.0 . - . 1 39.6 5.0-89.1 1 13.6 1.4-63.5 1 46.8 6.8-91.4
Non-Hispanic 227 17 9.1 4.3-18.3 30 13.9 8.4-22.0 99 45.9 34.7-57.6 81 31.1 22.3-41.6
AGE
18-24 8 1 21.7 3.1-71.0 3 25.1 6.5-61.7 3 50.2 15.4-84.7 1 3.0 0.4-21.0
25-34 20 4 12.1 3.7-32.7 2 3.8 0.7-17.7 9 51.6 21.8-80.3 5 32.5 9.0-70.1
35-44 38 5 11.6 3.9-29.9 6 20.9 7.2-47.3 20 46.2 27.3-66.2 7 21.4 9.5-41.2
45-54 54 2 4.1 0.7-21.1 9 13.4 5.1-30.7 29 50.8 28.2-73.1 14 31.7 15.2-54.7
55-64 58 3 4.8 1.1-18.6 6 11.5 5.1-24.1 22 37.0 22.9-53.7 27 46.6 31.1-62.9
65+ 52 2 2.3 0.6- 8.9 5 11.4 4.5-25.9 17 25.7 14.7-41.0 28 60.6 44.2-74.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 25 2 36.4 9.1-76.7 3 5.7 1.4-21.0 14 29.4 11.8-56.3 6 28.5 8.8-62.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 83 5 2.7 0.9- 7.7 12 13.7 6.1-27.8 41 67.2 49.9-80.9 25 16.4 8.7-28.7
Some Post-H.S. 60 2 4.5 0.8-21.2 8 15.1 6.3-31.9 27 40.7 25.3-58.2 23 39.8 22.7-59.7
College Graduate 62 8 13.1 5.5-28.0 8 18.8 7.4-40.2 18 18.0 10.1-30.1 28 50.1 32.6-67.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 25 1 3.7 0.5-23.6 3 4.9 1.2-17.5 13 62.6 33.0-85.1 8 28.8 10.2-58.9
$15,000- 24,999 55 5 22.5 7.4-51.5 6 5.6 2.2-13.3 25 39.5 22.4-59.6 19 32.4 17.6-51.8
$25,000- 34,999 30 3 6.2 1.4-23.7 6 12.9 3.9-35.0 14 66.6 33.5-88.8 7 14.3 3.6-43.1
$35,000-49,999 38 5 15.6 5.2-38.3 3 26.7 8.3-59.4 16 33.2 17.4-54.0 14 24.6 12.5-42.5
$50,000- 74,999 32 3 2.1 0.6- 7.2 5 12.2 4.3-30.3 12 43.8 18.4-72.9 12 41.9 17.6-70.9
$75,000+ 24 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.2 0.3-14.7 10 53.3 27.3-77.6 13 44.5 20.9-70.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 86 4 8.6 1.5-36.6 16 15.7 8.1-28.1 32 43.2 24.5-64.1 34 32.5 18.7-50.3
No 142 13 9.1 4.7-17.0 15 13.8 6.9-25.7 67 46.4 33.5-59.9 47 30.7 20.0-43.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 29 2 3.8 0.8-16.8 2 8.1 1.9-28.7 14 37.4 17.3-62.9 11 50.8 26.8-74.3
Non-Veteran 176 12 10.0 4.2-21.9 27 15.4 8.8-25.3 74 44.7 31.8-58.5 63 29.9 20.1-42.0

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These questions are asked only of caregivers.

^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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