Characteristics of U.S. eldercare providers 2012-2013

Characteristics of U.S. eldercare providers in 2012-2013

by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 30, 2014
Characteristics of U.S. eldercare providers 2012-2013 This statistic displays characteristics of the U.S. population that provides care for someone age 65 and older due to conditions related to aging, in 2012-2013. During this time, 13 percent of the population provided elderly care and were a parent of household children under the age of 18. In the United States, 16 percent of the population provides care for the elderly, with those between the age of 45 and 64 years, providing the most care.
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Characteristics of U.S. eldercare providers in 2012-2013

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Percentage of population
Total16%
Men 14%
Women18%
Parent of a household child under 18 years13%
Not a parent of a household child under 18 years17%
Employed16%
Not employed16%
Percentage of population
Total16%
Men 14%
Women18%
Parent of a household child under 18 years13%
Not a parent of a household child under 18 years17%
Employed16%
Not employed16%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 30, 2014
This statistic displays characteristics of the U.S. population that provides care for someone age 65 and older due to conditions related to aging, in 2012-2013. During this time, 13 percent of the population provided elderly care and were a parent of household children under the age of 18. In the United States, 16 percent of the population provides care for the elderly, with those between the age of 45 and 64 years, providing the most care.
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