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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Caregiving

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
-Piedmont NC 458 163 36.6 29.0-44.9 295 63.4 55.1-71.0
GENDER
Male 141 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 317 114 39.8 30.6-49.7 203 60.2 50.3-69.4
RACE
White 379 127 34.3 26.5-43.2 252 65.7 56.8-73.5
African American 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 445 155 33.5 26.3-41.6 290 66.5 58.4-73.7
AGE
18-34 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 161 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 174 57 29.3 20.5-39.9 117 70.7 60.1-79.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 140 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 316 108 35.3 26.4-45.3 208 64.7 54.7-73.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 406 148 37.4 29.3-46.2 258 62.6 53.8-70.7

Back to Caregiving.

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).

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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