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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-MALES

In an average week, how many hours do you provide care for this person?*

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Less than 10 hours 10 to 20 hours 20 to 40 hours 40 or more hours Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,493 661 48.4 44.4-52.5 218 13.1 10.8-15.7 208 14.5 12.1-17.4 217 14.0 11.6-16.8 189 10.0 8.1-12.3
-MALES 437 212 54.5 47.2-61.7 62 12.9 9.1-18.0 63 14.3 10.2-19.9 49 8.9 6.0-12.9 51 9.3 6.1-14.1
RACE
White 345 168 52.7 44.6-60.6 48 14.2 9.5-20.7 44 13.4 8.7-20.1 41 9.2 6.2-13.5 44 10.5 6.4-16.6
African American 65 34 66.4 48.2-80.7 10 9.2 4.0-19.8 12 14.0 6.7-27.0 5 7.5 2.0-24.7 4 2.9 0.9- 8.4
Other Minorities 25 8 38.2 17.4-64.6 4 10.6 3.3-29.4 7 25.8 9.9-52.4 3 9.3 2.4-29.7 3 16.0 4.9-41.3
AGE
18-24 16 8 46.6 19.8-75.5 2 15.6 3.1-51.8 3 14.6 4.0-41.1 2 8.9 2.0-31.7 1 14.2 2.1-56.7
25-34 22 9 57.8 33.2-79.1 3 9.2 2.6-27.6 3 9.7 2.8-28.8 4 13.2 4.1-35.4 3 10.1 2.9-29.6
35-44 57 28 57.9 39.6-74.2 10 11.2 5.3-22.3 11 22.2 9.9-42.6 5 4.6 1.7-11.5 3 4.2 1.1-14.3
45-54 119 56 55.8 42.4-68.4 24 15.9 9.2-26.1 15 13.8 7.2-24.9 15 10.1 4.8-19.8 9 4.4 2.0- 9.6
55-64 100 52 55.2 41.4-68.3 12 14.8 7.2-28.0 13 12.9 6.7-23.3 10 8.7 3.9-18.2 13 8.4 4.5-15.0
65+ 121 57 49.8 38.6-61.1 11 7.3 3.7-13.9 18 11.0 6.3-18.5 13 8.6 4.8-15.0 22 23.3 13.9-36.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 36 14 33.8 17.4-55.3 5 12.7 4.4-31.4 6 27.9 9.2-59.8 3 3.5 0.8-13.8 8 22.0 8.8-45.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 135 64 54.1 40.0-67.6 18 11.2 5.3-22.2 21 16.5 8.8-28.8 15 5.7 3.0-10.5 17 12.4 5.7-24.8
Some Post-H.S. 126 62 55.0 42.3-67.0 19 14.0 8.0-23.3 22 15.1 9.1-24.1 14 12.3 6.6-21.8 9 3.6 1.6- 7.9
College Graduate 140 72 59.2 47.6-69.8 20 14.1 7.7-24.4 14 7.8 4.0-14.4 17 10.6 5.1-20.8 17 8.3 4.6-14.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 39 15 49.0 29.0-69.4 4 12.6 3.4-36.9 8 17.5 7.6-35.2 7 13.1 5.5-28.0 5 7.8 2.6-21.5
$15,000- 24,999 53 20 32.3 18.5-50.1 8 25.0 9.8-50.7 10 20.2 9.0-39.4 6 12.9 4.8-30.5 9 9.5 3.8-21.8
$25,000- 34,999 59 24 41.5 20.0-66.7 10 16.8 6.8-35.9 11 22.7 8.9-47.1 4 5.1 1.3-18.1 10 14.0 5.8-30.0
$35,000- 49,999 60 32 52.9 35.2-69.9 8 11.4 5.0-23.9 8 18.9 6.5-44.1 9 14.6 6.1-31.1 3 2.1 0.6- 6.8
$50,000- 74,999 72 37 62.3 45.2-76.7 13 9.7 4.9-18.4 8 10.8 4.9-22.1 7 10.6 3.7-26.7 7 6.6 2.7-15.4
$75,000+ 106 57 65.2 52.5-76.1 15 13.5 7.1-24.3 12 9.3 4.6-17.7 13 7.3 3.6-14.2 9 4.7 2.3- 9.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 171 66 48.0 35.4-60.7 24 10.2 5.7-17.7 31 16.4 10.0-25.8 24 12.6 7.2-21.2 26 12.7 6.5-23.6
No 260 143 59.9 51.1-68.1 37 12.9 8.6-18.7 32 13.4 8.3-21.1 24 6.5 3.8-11.0 24 7.3 4.3-12.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 136 59 44.4 33.3-56.1 23 19.1 11.5-30.0 19 11.9 6.9-19.9 17 15.2 7.7-27.6 18 9.4 4.7-17.8
Non-Veteran 242 125 59.1 49.2-68.2 34 12.5 7.6-19.7 35 12.7 7.9-19.9 26 7.0 4.2-11.3 22 8.8 4.6-16.1

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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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