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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Care Giving-WHITES

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

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Respond.^
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
-WHITES 1,177 527 48.6 44.1-53.1 178 14.0 11.3-17.1 157 14.0 11.3-17.3 164 13.2 10.6-16.3 151 10.2 8.0-12.9
GENDER
Male 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
Female 832 359 46.3 41.0-51.7 130 13.8 10.8-17.4 113 14.4 11.3-18.2 123 15.4 12.0-19.7 107 10.1 7.8-13.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 14 7 34.8 12.3-67.1 1 7.3 1.0-39.0 2 16.0 3.7-48.3 2 36.1 9.7-74.9 2 5.8 1.2-23.8
Non-Hispanic 1,162 520 48.8 44.3-53.3 177 14.1 11.4-17.3 154 13.9 11.2-17.2 162 12.9 10.4-16.0 149 10.3 8.1-13.0
AGE
18-24 17 8 38.7 16.6-66.7 3 19.1 4.2-55.7 3 13.4 4.0-36.9 2 12.3 2.9-39.2 1 16.6 2.5-60.6
25-34 83 39 51.9 37.8-65.7 14 17.1 9.1-29.8 14 14.3 7.8-24.8 9 10.6 5.0-21.0 7 6.1 2.5-14.3
35-44 149 73 58.6 46.8-69.5 23 10.1 6.0-16.5 24 17.6 9.9-29.2 19 8.2 4.6-14.1 10 5.5 2.6-11.6
45-54 310 142 48.9 40.7-57.0 54 16.5 11.6-22.9 36 12.6 8.1-19.1 45 13.9 8.9-21.0 33 8.2 5.2-12.7
55-64 279 125 45.8 37.5-54.4 49 16.2 11.1-23.1 38 13.3 8.9-19.4 31 13.3 8.4-20.3 36 11.4 7.6-16.7
65+ 330 136 40.0 33.2-47.3 33 7.1 4.7-10.5 41 13.4 9.1-19.4 57 19.7 13.8-27.3 63 19.8 14.3-26.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 85 29 38.6 24.0-55.6 11 15.0 6.7-30.3 8 15.5 5.2-38.2 16 12.3 6.2-22.9 21 18.6 10.0-32.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 328 128 40.5 32.0-49.7 54 17.1 11.6-24.6 53 17.9 12.1-25.6 41 10.8 7.1-16.2 52 13.7 8.5-21.4
Some Post-H.S. 358 159 49.2 41.0-57.5 61 14.7 10.2-20.7 49 13.1 9.0-18.7 52 15.8 10.6-23.0 37 7.1 4.7-10.6
College Graduate 406 211 56.2 49.2-62.9 52 10.6 7.2-15.4 47 11.6 8.0-16.5 55 12.8 9.1-17.8 41 8.8 5.9-13.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 83 31 43.6 28.9-59.5 14 14.6 6.8-28.4 12 16.5 8.1-30.6 16 19.0 9.7-34.0 10 6.3 3.0-12.9
$15,000- 24,999 170 57 34.7 24.8-46.1 20 20.6 11.2-34.7 30 14.2 9.0-21.8 36 20.4 13.0-30.6 27 10.0 6.2-15.8
$25,000- 34,999 136 55 39.2 27.6-52.2 24 17.6 9.7-29.7 23 20.6 10.3-36.8 17 11.3 6.1-20.1 17 11.2 5.6-21.4
$35,000-49,999 202 97 43.6 33.3-54.6 28 13.8 7.7-23.4 25 16.0 9.2-26.5 31 16.3 10.0-25.3 21 10.3 5.6-18.2
$50,000- 74,999 183 88 55.0 44.0-65.5 45 18.3 12.5-25.9 18 11.6 6.6-19.8 15 7.6 3.9-14.4 17 7.5 4.2-13.0
$75,000+ 268 134 58.7 50.5-66.5 36 10.7 6.9-16.3 34 12.4 8.2-18.3 32 9.8 6.4-14.6 32 8.4 5.4-13.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 420 168 40.9 33.6-48.6 60 14.0 9.9-19.6 58 16.0 11.2-22.3 66 14.7 10.7-19.9 68 14.4 9.6-20.9
No 750 356 52.7 47.2-58.1 116 13.1 10.2-16.7 99 13.3 10.1-17.3 97 12.6 9.4-16.7 82 8.4 6.3-11.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 122 52 43.6 31.7-56.2 19 21.9 12.1-36.3 15 10.2 5.2-19.0 17 12.6 6.6-22.9 19 11.7 6.1-21.4
Non-Veteran 887 397 48.3 43.1-53.6 134 13.2 10.3-16.7 125 14.4 11.3-18.2 125 13.7 10.6-17.5 106 10.3 7.7-13.7

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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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