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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Caregiving-WHITES

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
-WHITES 3,846 790 20.6 18.4-22.9 3,056 79.4 77.1-81.6
GENDER
Male 1,445 237 14.7 11.9-18.0 1,208 85.3 82.0-88.1
Female 2,401 553 26.0 22.9-29.3 1,848 74.0 70.7-77.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 3,779 776 20.6 18.5-23.0 3,003 79.4 77.0-81.5
AGE
18-34 287 41 16.2 11.2-22.9 246 83.8 77.1-88.8
35-44 463 92 24.5 18.8-31.3 371 75.5 68.7-81.2
45-54 641 165 25.0 20.5-30.1 476 75.0 69.9-79.5
55-64 923 235 22.2 18.7-26.1 688 77.8 73.9-81.3
65-74 838 150 18.4 15.0-22.5 688 81.6 77.5-85.0
75+ 661 102 16.1 12.6-20.3 559 83.9 79.7-87.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 376 57 22.0 15.0-31.0 319 78.0 69.0-85.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,053 215 16.9 13.5-21.0 838 83.1 79.0-86.5
Some Post-H.S. 993 252 24.9 20.7-29.5 741 75.1 70.5-79.3
College Graduate 1,417 264 18.0 14.9-21.6 1,153 82.0 78.4-85.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 364 73 22.1 15.4-30.6 291 77.9 69.4-84.6
$15,000- 24,999 573 120 20.8 15.9-26.8 453 79.2 73.2-84.1
$25,000- 34,999 369 85 25.9 19.4-33.8 284 74.1 66.2-80.6
$35,000- 49,999 482 116 28.8 21.7-37.2 366 71.2 62.8-78.3
$50,000- 74,999 513 112 21.9 16.0-29.1 401 78.1 70.9-84.0
$75,000+ 883 170 17.2 13.7-21.5 713 82.8 78.5-86.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,231 265 25.7 21.6-30.2 966 74.3 69.8-78.4
No 2,603 524 18.8 16.3-21.6 2,079 81.2 78.4-83.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 576 92 11.5 8.3-15.5 484 88.5 84.5-91.7
Non-Veteran 3,269 698 22.0 19.6-24.7 2,571 78.0 75.3-80.4

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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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