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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:

Transportation outside of the home.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 793 536 63.3 56.9-69.2 257 36.7 30.8-43.1
GENDER
Male 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 558 373 62.5 55.0-69.5 185 37.5 30.5-45.0
RACE
White 636 427 64.3 57.3-70.7 209 35.7 29.3-42.7
African American 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Native American 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 770 521 62.5 56.0-68.6 249 37.5 31.4-44.0
AGE
18-34 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 178 127 70.4 59.2-79.5 51 29.6 20.5-40.8
55-64 223 161 72.7 63.1-80.6 62 27.3 19.4-36.9
65-74 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 226 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 243 154 62.3 52.0-71.6 89 37.7 28.4-48.0
College Graduate 271 202 69.9 59.9-78.3 69 30.1 21.7-40.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 164 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 251 170 73.3 63.4-81.3 81 26.7 18.7-36.6
No 540 364 58.3 50.5-65.7 176 41.7 34.3-49.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 703 481 63.9 57.1-70.1 222 36.1 29.9-42.9

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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