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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 1,017 328 33.7 29.2-38.4 383 38.3 33.8-43.1 306 28.0 24.1-32.3
RACE
White 802 265 37.1 31.8-42.7 307 36.5 31.6-41.7 230 26.4 22.0-31.3
African American 163 39 16.0 10.5-23.4 63 48.7 37.1-60.4 61 35.3 25.7-46.3
Other Minorities 46 22 48.8 29.0-69.1 10 27.5 12.1-51.1 14 23.7 11.6-42.4
AGE
18-24 12 4 20.0 6.1-48.9 4 47.8 19.2-77.9 4 32.2 11.2-64.3
25-34 88 37 42.4 28.9-57.2 40 45.4 31.7-59.8 11 12.2 5.7-24.2
35-44 144 44 26.8 18.3-37.3 59 45.5 33.9-57.7 41 27.7 17.7-40.6
45-54 260 80 36.2 27.3-46.2 93 30.0 23.0-37.9 87 33.8 26.1-42.4
55-64 246 70 30.2 23.1-38.5 94 39.3 31.5-47.8 82 30.4 23.5-38.4
65+ 259 89 35.1 27.2-44.0 91 33.2 26.2-41.0 79 31.6 24.9-39.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 82 35 46.1 28.7-64.5 26 32.9 16.4-55.0 21 21.0 11.9-34.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 279 98 29.5 22.5-37.6 96 41.5 32.5-51.0 85 29.0 20.9-38.8
Some Post-H.S. 309 88 33.2 24.8-42.8 117 36.1 28.3-44.8 104 30.6 23.6-38.7
College Graduate 347 107 34.5 27.3-42.5 144 39.2 32.0-46.8 96 26.4 20.5-33.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 80 22 25.4 13.9-41.7 36 44.6 27.1-63.5 22 30.0 16.7-47.8
$15,000- 24,999 180 59 34.0 24.4-45.1 68 41.8 30.6-53.8 53 24.2 16.3-34.4
$25,000- 34,999 114 38 35.6 24.0-49.2 42 37.8 25.7-51.6 34 26.6 17.8-37.9
$35,000- 49,999 177 53 23.5 15.8-33.4 60 37.1 26.8-48.6 64 39.5 28.0-52.2
$50,000- 74,999 149 53 41.0 28.6-54.6 61 39.7 27.7-53.0 35 19.4 12.4-28.9
$75,000+ 197 68 38.3 29.0-48.4 70 32.3 24.6-41.2 59 29.4 21.8-38.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 361 100 27.6 21.5-34.7 141 39.5 32.1-47.5 120 32.8 26.4-40.0
No 654 227 36.3 30.5-42.4 242 37.9 32.3-43.8 185 25.9 21.1-31.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 28 9 29.3 11.8-56.3 10 22.5 8.5-47.5 9 48.2 22.1-75.3
Non-Veteran 848 269 34.1 29.1-39.5 327 38.0 33.2-43.2 252 27.8 23.5-32.6

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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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