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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Caregiving

People may provide regular care or assistance to a friend or family member
who has a health problem, long-term illness, or disability.

During the past month, did you provide any such care or assistance to a friend or family member?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,888 999 19.7 17.8-21.7 3,889 80.3 78.3-82.2
-Eastern NC 1,275 254 20.3 16.7-24.6 1,021 79.7 75.4-83.3
GENDER
Male 405 58 13.9 9.0-20.9 347 86.1 79.1-91.0
Female 870 196 25.5 20.7-31.1 674 74.5 68.9-79.3
RACE
White 863 164 19.4 15.1-24.5 699 80.6 75.5-84.9
African American 279 63 23.0 15.2-33.1 216 77.0 66.9-84.8
Other minorities 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,212 242 20.8 17.0-25.3 970 79.2 74.7-83.0
AGE
18-34 136 21 14.5 8.4-23.8 115 85.5 76.2-91.6
35-54 368 90 26.5 19.7-34.8 278 73.5 65.2-80.3
55-64 318 73 22.2 15.0-31.5 245 77.8 68.5-85.0
65-74 238 45 21.0 14.3-29.7 193 79.0 70.3-85.7
75+ 200 24 15.1 8.7-25.0 176 84.9 75.0-91.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 162 15 11.3 5.1-23.1 147 88.7 76.9-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 390 93 25.6 18.4-34.5 297 74.4 65.5-81.6
Some Post-H.S. 343 71 21.7 15.6-29.5 272 78.3 70.5-84.4
College Graduate 377 74 17.5 12.0-24.8 303 82.5 75.2-88.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 194 39 16.2 9.9-25.3 155 83.8 74.7-90.1
$25,000- 34,999 139 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 183 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 366 74 19.8 13.5-28.2 292 80.2 71.8-86.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 419 84 25.5 17.9-34.9 335 74.5 65.1-82.1
No 854 170 18.9 14.8-23.7 684 81.1 76.3-85.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 199 27 13.2 7.4-22.7 172 86.8 77.3-92.6
Non-Veteran 1,076 227 21.6 17.5-26.4 849 78.4 73.6-82.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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