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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Franklin/Nash/Wilson Counties

Aging and Caregiving

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,067 1,699 42.5 40.6-44.4 2,368 57.5 55.6-59.4
-Franklin/Nash/Wilson 108 37 34.5 24.7-45.9 71 65.5 54.1-75.3
GENDER
Male 36 12 36.3 20.4-55.9 24 63.7 44.1-79.6
Female 72 25 33.1 22.3-46.0 47 66.9 54.0-77.7
RACE
White 70 18 23.8 14.9-35.9 52 76.2 64.1-85.1
Other 38 19 52.2 33.3-70.5 19 47.8 29.5-66.7
AGE
18-44 37 13 32.1 18.5-49.5 24 67.9 50.5-81.5
45+ 70 23 35.3 22.9-50.0 47 64.7 50.0-77.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 55 19 39.9 25.3-56.5 36 60.1 43.5-74.7
Some College + 53 18 29.1 17.9-43.6 35 70.9 56.4-82.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 59 23 41.0 27.4-56.1 36 59.0 43.9-72.6
$50,000+ 25 8 25.7 12.3-46.0 17 74.3 54.0-87.7

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Asked only of respondents who provided regular care or assistance to an older adult who has a long-term illness or disability.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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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