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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Caregiving--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

For the person to whom you are giving the most care, what is his/her relationship to you?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Parent/Parent-in-law Child/Spouse Sibling/Relative Non-realtive
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 985 383 41.0 35.7-46.5 208 16.8 13.6-20.7 206 24.1 19.1-29.9 188 18.1 14.3-22.6
Have Health Insurance
Yes 848 327 40.0 34.6-45.8 184 19.0 15.2-23.6 176 22.8 17.7-28.8 161 18.1 14.1-23.0
No 137 *** *** *** 24 8.8 4.9-15.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Body Mass Index
Underweight 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 311 126 39.4 30.3-49.3 60 12.0 8.1-17.3 61 22.2 14.4-32.5 64 26.4 18.5-36.3
Overweight 326 123 40.0 31.5-49.1 69 18.7 13.4-25.5 73 27.4 18.6-38.4 61 13.9 9.5-20.1
Obese 281 *** *** *** 63 17.2 11.2-25.3 *** *** *** 48 14.4 8.9-22.6
Current Smoker
No 793 302 41.8 35.6-48.3 176 18.1 14.2-22.7 168 23.8 18.1-30.5 147 16.4 12.5-21.2
Yes 191 81 38.7 29.0-49.4 31 13.3 8.1-21.1 *** *** *** 41 23.0 14.7-34.2
History of CVD**
Yes 104 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 13.8 7.2-24.9 25 17.3 9.7-28.7
No 869 350 41.3 35.6-47.1 172 15.7 12.3-19.8 188 25.1 19.7-31.4 159 17.9 13.9-22.8
Binge Drinker
No 887 346 42.2 36.5-48.1 191 17.1 13.7-21.2 178 22.2 17.1-28.3 172 18.5 14.5-23.3
Yes 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Heavy Drinker
No 919 360 41.7 36.1-47.4 199 17.2 13.8-21.2 182 22.6 17.5-28.7 178 18.5 14.6-23.2
Yes 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
COPD
Yes 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 12.4 5.7-25.0 *** *** ***
No 889 354 42.2 36.5-48.0 177 14.9 11.8-18.6 191 25.1 19.8-31.4 167 17.8 13.8-22.6
Current Asthma
Yes 88 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 891 346 40.5 34.9-46.3 189 16.5 13.2-20.4 184 24.8 19.4-31.0 172 18.2 14.3-23.0
Diabetes
Yes 132 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 853 347 42.8 37.1-48.8 161 14.7 11.5-18.7 181 24.3 18.9-30.7 164 18.1 14.2-22.9
Disability
Yes 323 113 37.7 29.1-47.1 80 19.2 13.2-27.0 59 21.9 13.8-33.0 71 21.2 14.3-30.2
No 659 270 43.1 36.5-49.9 127 14.8 11.5-18.9 146 25.4 19.4-32.5 116 16.8 12.5-22.1

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These questions are asked only of caregivers.

**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

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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