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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Caregiving

I am going to read a list of difficulties you may have faced as a caregiver.
Please tell me yes or no whether you have faced each one.

A financial burden.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 283 151 57.7 47.9-67.0 132 42.3 33.0-52.1
GENDER
Male 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 204 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 223 *** *** *** *** *** ***
African American 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Native American 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 276 149 58.7 48.7-68.0 127 41.3 32.0-51.3
AGE
18-34 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 175 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 265 148 59.1 49.0-68.5 117 40.9 31.5-51.0

Back to Caregiving.

These questions are asked of caregivers who report that caregiving has caused difficulties for them.

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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