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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-FEMALES

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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
-FEMALES 1,056 41 4.6 2.8- 7.3 129 14.6 11.6-18.3 383 39.8 35.2-44.6 503 41.1 36.6-45.6
RACE
White 835 27 2.7 1.7- 4.3 96 13.9 10.6-18.0 288 38.6 33.4-44.0 424 44.8 39.7-50.0
African American 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
Other Minorities 48 1 9.3 1.4-43.1 8 18.4 8.0-37.1 24 52.2 32.4-71.3 15 20.1 9.1-38.5
AGE
18-24 12 1 21.7 3.4-68.6 6 37.7 14.9-67.8 3 24.4 6.3-60.5 2 16.2 3.5-50.6
25-34 90 10 7.3 3.7-13.9 16 18.8 10.1-32.5 41 55.8 42.0-68.8 23 18.0 11.0-28.0
35-44 153 15 8.7 4.4-16.6 20 12.3 6.8-21.4 77 47.9 36.6-59.5 41 31.0 20.6-43.8
45-54 271 8 1.4 0.7- 2.9 37 13.3 8.6-19.9 98 35.0 26.9-44.1 128 50.3 41.5-59.2
55-64 253 5 2.0 0.7- 5.5 22 13.4 7.9-21.6 84 36.7 28.9-45.3 142 48.0 40.0-56.1
65+ 271 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 28 11.4 6.7-18.7 79 28.5 21.8-36.4 162 59.7 51.4-67.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 83 3 15.0 3.3-48.0 11 15.2 5.7-34.7 31 35.8 21.2-53.5 38 34.1 20.3-51.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 292 13 3.4 1.8- 6.4 33 12.9 8.2-19.9 114 42.3 33.5-51.6 132 41.3 32.7-50.5
Some Post-H.S. 323 6 2.1 0.7- 5.6 41 17.3 12.0-24.3 119 42.3 33.9-51.3 157 38.3 30.7-46.6
College Graduate 358 19 5.5 3.1- 9.8 44 13.4 8.6-20.1 119 36.3 29.2-44.1 176 44.8 37.5-52.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 79 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4 14 24.2 12.4-41.8 30 47.3 29.5-65.8 34 27.1 16.1-41.9
$15,000- 24,999 187 9 9.3 3.1-24.8 20 15.2 8.2-26.3 80 41.8 31.5-52.9 78 33.8 24.7-44.2
$25,000- 34,999 116 4 2.6 0.8- 8.8 13 11.9 6.2-21.4 46 42.6 30.3-56.0 53 42.9 30.8-55.8
$35,000- 49,999 184 9 4.7 2.0-10.8 16 15.5 8.1-27.4 67 35.8 25.9-47.0 92 44.1 32.9-55.9
$50,000- 74,999 156 7 3.1 1.3- 6.9 19 12.9 6.4-24.2 55 45.4 33.0-58.5 75 38.6 27.9-50.5
$75,000+ 206 8 4.8 1.9-11.3 23 10.4 6.5-16.2 68 40.6 31.4-50.6 107 44.2 35.5-53.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 370 8 5.0 1.5-15.4 54 17.9 12.8-24.5 134 40.4 33.2-48.0 174 36.7 30.3-43.6
No 683 33 4.4 2.9- 6.6 75 13.2 9.7-17.8 247 39.5 33.7-45.5 328 42.9 37.3-48.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 28 1 1.3 0.2- 9.1 1 2.1 0.3-14.4 11 50.7 24.5-76.5 15 45.9 21.4-72.6
Non-Veteran 880 34 4.8 2.8- 8.1 112 15.5 12.1-19.6 315 38.0 33.1-43.2 419 41.7 36.8-46.7

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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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