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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Caregiving-WHITES

Major Health Problems of Care Recipient*

Mental Health (primary categories listed below)**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 827 225 30.1 24.7-36.1 602 69.9 63.9-75.3
-WHITES 660 194 35.4 29.0-42.3 466 64.6 57.7-71.0
GENDER
Male 191 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 469 143 37.2 29.7-45.4 326 62.8 54.6-70.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 649 191 35.0 28.6-42.0 458 65.0 58.0-71.4
AGE
18-34 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 146 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 204 61 30.7 22.3-40.5 143 69.3 59.5-77.7
65-74 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 211 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 226 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 217 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 442 131 34.9 27.4-43.3 311 65.1 56.7-72.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 591 175 35.2 28.5-42.5 416 64.8 57.5-71.5

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*These questions are asked only of caregivers. The results in this table are derived from the question [NC06Q07] on what the doctor
has said are the care recipient's major health problems. The question allows for multiple health problems to be reported.
Out of 827 respondents who reported one or more health problems, 638 reported only one h ealth problem, 139 reported two health problems,
35 reported three health problems, and 15 reported more than three problems.

Mental Health Categories: Anexiety, Depression, Other.

***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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