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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Caregiving

Please tell me yes or no whether the person you care for needs help with any of the following:

Taking care of his/her residence or personal living spaces, such as cleaning, managing money,
or preparing meals.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 796 539 68.5 62.6-73.8 257 31.5 26.2-37.4
GENDER
Male 237 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 559 383 71.4 64.9-77.2 176 28.6 22.8-35.1
RACE
White 639 432 68.3 61.8-74.2 207 31.7 25.8-38.2
African American 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Native American 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 772 525 68.9 62.9-74.4 247 31.1 25.6-37.1
AGE
18-34 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 178 122 71.9 61.6-80.4 56 28.1 19.6-38.4
55-64 224 156 70.2 61.4-77.8 68 29.8 22.2-38.6
65-74 146 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 226 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 245 160 70.2 61.0-78.0 85 29.8 22.0-39.0
College Graduate 272 197 71.4 62.7-78.7 75 28.6 21.3-37.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 165 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 252 170 73.5 64.6-80.8 82 26.5 19.2-35.4
No 542 368 65.9 58.4-72.7 174 34.1 27.3-41.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 705 487 70.0 63.8-75.6 218 30.0 24.4-36.2

Back to Caregiving.

These questions are asked only of caregivers.

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).

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