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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Caregiving-MALES

People may provide regular care or assistance to a friend or family member
who has a health problem, long-term illness, or disability.

During the past month, did you provide any such care or assistance to a friend or family member?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,888 999 19.7 17.8-21.7 3,889 80.3 78.3-82.2
-MALES 1,776 292 14.4 11.9-17.4 1,484 85.6 82.6-88.1
RACE
White 1,445 237 14.7 11.9-18.0 1,208 85.3 82.0-88.1
African American 215 34 14.6 8.4-24.2 181 85.4 75.8-91.6
Other Minorities 107 19 11.2 5.8-20.3 88 88.8 79.7-94.2
AGE
18-34 150 13 9.1 4.8-16.5 137 90.9 83.5-95.2
35-44 231 33 14.5 8.6-23.3 198 85.5 76.7-91.4
45-54 327 68 20.2 14.3-27.9 259 79.8 72.1-85.7
55-64 428 82 15.5 11.7-20.2 346 84.5 79.8-88.3
65-74 377 53 15.1 10.7-21.0 324 84.9 79.0-89.3
75+ 255 42 17.4 11.9-24.8 213 82.6 75.2-88.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 203 27 13.0 7.1-22.8 176 87.0 77.2-92.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 493 89 17.2 11.7-24.4 404 82.8 75.6-88.3
Some Post-H.S. 405 69 14.8 10.6-20.4 336 85.2 79.6-89.4
College Graduate 669 106 11.7 8.7-15.6 563 88.3 84.4-91.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 151 29 18.2 10.4-29.8 122 81.8 70.2-89.6
$15,000- 24,999 274 46 14.9 9.0-23.7 228 85.1 76.3-91.0
$25,000- 34,999 184 40 15.6 9.8-23.7 144 84.4 76.3-90.2
$35,000- 49,999 246 45 13.7 8.5-21.1 201 86.3 78.9-91.5
$50,000- 74,999 264 49 20.2 12.9-30.1 215 79.8 69.9-87.1
$75,000+ 451 64 9.4 6.7-12.9 387 90.6 87.1-93.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 523 99 22.2 16.0-30.1 424 77.8 69.9-84.0
No 1,246 192 12.1 9.5-15.1 1,054 87.9 84.9-90.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 636 99 11.7 8.7-15.5 537 88.3 84.5-91.3
Non-Veteran 1,139 193 15.2 12.1-19.0 946 84.8 81.0-87.9

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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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