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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 his/her residence or personal living spaces, such as cleaning, managing money,
or preparing meals.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 796 539 68.5 62.6-73.8 257 31.5 26.2-37.4
-Piedmont NC 458 319 75.4 68.1-81.5 139 24.6 18.5-31.9
GENDER
Male 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 316 222 78.9 72.1-84.4 94 21.1 15.6-27.9
RACE
White 380 262 73.1 64.6-80.2 118 26.9 19.8-35.4
African American 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 446 311 74.9 67.3-81.2 135 25.1 18.8-32.7
AGE
18-34 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 162 118 83.4 76.3-88.7 44 16.6 11.3-23.7
55-64 127 90 74.8 63.5-83.5 37 25.2 16.5-36.5
65-74 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 135 95 80.4 70.5-87.6 40 19.6 12.4-29.5
College Graduate 174 123 70.1 59.2-79.2 51 29.9 20.8-40.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 164 121 75.7 64.6-84.2 43 24.3 15.8-35.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 140 97 78.6 67.3-86.8 43 21.4 13.2-32.7
No 316 221 73.4 63.7-81.2 95 26.6 18.8-36.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 406 290 76.7 69.0-83.0 116 23.3 17.0-31.0

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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