U.S. caregivers that provided care to select people as of 2017

Percentage of U.S. caregivers that gave care to select family or friends in 2017

by John Elflein, last edited May 21, 2019
U.S. caregivers that provided care to select people as of 2017 This statistic displays the percentage of U.S. caregivers that gave care to select friends or family members as of 2017. According to the survey, 34 percent of caregivers were caring for a parent, while 19 percent were providing care for a spouse/partner.
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Percentage of U.S. caregivers that gave care to select family or friends in 2017

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Percentage of caregivers
Net - any family87%
Parent34%
Spouse/partner19%
Child10%
Grandparent9%
Sibling5%
Parent-in-Law4%
Aunt/uncle2%
Niece/nephew2%
Great grandparent1%
Cousin1%
Neighbor2%
Friend8%
Other3%
Percentage of caregivers
Net - any family87%
Parent34%
Spouse/partner19%
Child10%
Grandparent9%
Sibling5%
Parent-in-Law4%
Aunt/uncle2%
Niece/nephew2%
Great grandparent1%
Cousin1%
Neighbor2%
Friend8%
Other3%
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by John Elflein, last edited May 21, 2019
This statistic displays the percentage of U.S. caregivers that gave care to select friends or family members as of 2017. According to the survey, 34 percent of caregivers were caring for a parent, while 19 percent were providing care for a spouse/partner.
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