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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Caregiving

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
-Wake County 197 38 10.6 6.6-16.7 159 89.4 83.3-93.4
GENDER
Male 69 *** *** *** 59 94.6 88.6-97.5
Female 128 28 15.5 8.9-25.6 100 84.5 74.4-91.1
RACE
White 136 27 11.2 6.3-19.3 109 88.8 80.7-93.7
Other 61 11 9.0 4.1-18.6 50 91.0 81.4-95.9
AGE
18-44 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45+ 140 34 18.2 12.2-26.3 106 81.8 73.7-87.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 150 33 10.6 6.6-16.5 117 89.4 83.5-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 61 12 9.8 3.8-22.9 49 90.2 77.1-96.2
$50,000+ 103 18 8.6 4.7-15.3 85 91.4 84.7-95.3

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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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