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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-AFRICAN AMERICANS

For how long have you provided care for this person?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 1 year 1-5 years More than 5 years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,456 466 35.3 31.3-39.4 532 36.0 32.1-40.0 458 28.8 25.5-32.4
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 225 53 25.8 16.1-38.7 86 41.3 30.7-52.7 86 32.9 24.5-42.6
GENDER
Male 62 14 39.8 20.5-62.9 23 30.7 15.2-52.3 25 29.5 16.3-47.2
Female 163 39 16.0 10.5-23.4 63 48.7 37.1-60.4 61 35.3 25.7-46.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 3 0 0.0 . - . 2 53.2 8.6-93.2 1 46.8 6.8-91.4
Non-Hispanic 222 53 26.4 16.5-39.5 84 41.0 30.3-52.6 85 32.6 24.1-42.3
AGE
18-24 8 2 18.3 3.9-55.4 5 78.7 42.6-94.9 1 3.0 0.4-21.0
25-34 20 5 37.4 12.0-72.3 10 46.9 18.8-77.1 5 15.7 5.3-38.1
35-44 40 7 12.3 5.1-26.9 15 39.5 22.1-60.0 18 48.2 29.6-67.4
45-54 52 12 35.9 14.1-65.7 22 28.4 14.4-48.4 18 35.7 18.3-57.8
55-64 55 16 22.6 12.6-37.3 16 34.8 20.5-52.4 23 42.6 27.4-59.3
65+ 49 10 18.2 8.9-33.7 18 33.3 19.9-50.2 21 48.4 31.9-65.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 25 6 13.9 4.4-35.7 9 55.0 25.0-81.8 10 31.1 12.2-59.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 81 21 30.1 13.0-55.4 34 48.8 28.9-69.1 26 21.1 11.2-36.3
Some Post-H.S. 60 10 22.3 8.0-48.6 23 35.7 21.6-52.7 27 42.1 26.1-59.9
College Graduate 59 16 27.5 14.0-46.9 20 28.8 15.1-48.1 23 43.7 27.3-61.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 24 5 10.6 3.0-31.1 12 69.0 39.1-88.5 7 20.4 6.2-49.7
$15,000- 24,999 52 10 10.8 4.1-25.4 20 52.0 32.2-71.2 22 37.2 21.2-56.5
$25,000- 34,999 30 4 47.3 13.4-83.8 14 22.0 7.6-49.1 12 30.7 10.2-63.4
$35,000-49,999 39 11 17.9 8.5-34.0 15 45.3 24.8-67.6 13 36.8 18.7-59.7
$50,000- 74,999 31 13 45.0 19.6-73.3 10 37.4 13.5-69.5 8 17.6 6.8-38.5
$75,000+ 22 3 11.9 3.2-35.7 5 14.9 4.9-37.6 14 73.2 48.0-89.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 83 18 32.3 14.1-58.2 33 45.3 26.9-65.1 32 22.3 12.9-35.8
No 141 34 21.8 12.7-34.8 53 39.1 26.5-53.2 54 39.2 27.9-51.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 30 4 17.9 4.0-53.1 12 30.9 14.7-53.6 14 51.2 27.7-74.3
Non-Veteran 172 43 27.4 15.8-43.1 67 43.2 30.8-56.6 62 29.4 20.6-40.1

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*These questions are asked only of caregivers.
(See 2006 NC BRFSS for comparison.)

^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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