Caregiving Statistics

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National Caregiving Statistics

North Carolina Caregiving Statistics

Who would you call to arrange for short or long term care? Survey Sample Size: 2,997

Average NC Long-Term Health Costs (2007)

Assisted Living Care
(per year)
Nursing Homes
(per year, private room)
Home Health Aide
(per hour)
Adult Day
(per day)
$34,986 $79,753 $18 $50

Work, Family and Work, Family and Caregiving in North Carolina: Perspectives from Employers and Employees- AARP NC Surveys:


Characteristics and Health of Caregivers and Care Recipients --- North Carolina, 2005:


Unmet Needs of North Carolinians

All caregiving statistics for this report taken from:Caregiving: A National Profile and Assessment of Caregiver Services and Needs

Family Caregiving

Family Caregiver Alliance: Additional Facts

Family Caregivng: The Facts from the Centers for Disease Controls and Prevention


Formal Caregiving

Article about Caregiving: A Public Health Priority

From the National Clearinghouse for the Direct Care Workforce (NCDCW) and the Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute (PHI) (source)