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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Caregiving-FEMALES

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

Taking care of himself/herself, such as eating, dressing, or bathing.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 795 292 38.4 32.7-44.5 503 61.6 55.5-67.3
-FEMALES 559 214 45.9 38.8-53.2 345 54.1 46.8-61.2
RACE
White 441 156 39.6 32.0-47.8 285 60.4 52.2-68.0
African American 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 27 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 154 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 184 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 183 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 376 134 43.3 34.6-52.4 242 56.7 47.6-65.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 551 210 46.2 39.0-53.6 341 53.8 46.4-61.0

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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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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