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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Caregiving

For how long have you provided care for this person?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 1 year 1-5 years More than 5 years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 928 299 31.4 26.4-36.8 328 34.8 29.5-40.5 301 33.8 28.4-39.7
GENDER
Male 274 86 27.6 19.6-37.3 94 34.9 25.8-45.4 *** *** ***
Female 654 213 33.4 27.4-40.1 234 34.7 28.5-41.6 207 31.8 25.9-38.4
RACE
White 732 239 30.8 25.4-36.8 260 34.3 28.5-40.6 233 34.9 28.7-41.6
African American 137 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Native American 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 27 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 20 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 903 291 31.7 26.6-37.3 314 33.3 28.0-39.0 298 35.0 29.5-41.0
AGE
18-34 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 111 *** *** *** 35 23.5 15.3-34.4 *** *** ***
45-54 211 66 28.3 20.5-37.6 *** *** *** 65 32.2 23.6-42.2
55-64 274 84 32.8 24.4-42.5 89 31.8 24.2-40.4 101 35.4 26.5-45.4
65-74 166 55 35.7 26.2-46.5 61 35.0 25.9-45.3 50 29.3 20.6-39.7
75+ 100 29 25.0 16.3-36.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 65 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 281 *** *** *** *** *** *** 99 31.6 22.2-42.7
Some Post-H.S. 274 93 38.4 29.5-48.2 96 33.3 25.0-42.7 85 28.3 20.5-37.8
College Graduate 306 106 32.5 24.6-41.5 108 34.8 26.6-44.1 92 32.7 24.2-42.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 157 52 25.2 16.5-36.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 109 *** *** *** *** *** *** 35 23.1 14.3-34.9
$35,000- 49,999 133 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 121 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 188 *** *** *** *** *** *** 54 24.6 17.1-34.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 303 94 27.8 20.7-36.3 103 34.6 25.3-45.3 106 37.6 28.1-48.2
No 622 204 33.4 27.1-40.5 224 34.2 28.0-40.9 194 32.4 26.0-39.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 101 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 827 260 30.4 25.2-36.2 300 35.5 29.9-41.6 267 34.1 28.4-40.3

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*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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