Age of Silicon Valley Caregivers

2009

Percentage of Age Group that are Caregivers
Adults 40-52 Adults 53-64 Overall
Silicon Valley 22% 34% 22%
California 26% 30% 23%

Data is provided by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research through the California Health Interview Survey (CHIS), 2009. CHIS asked adult respondents: “During the past 12 months, did you provide any such help to a family member or friend (who has a long-term illness or disability)?”

Caregivers are defined as adults who have provided care to a family member or friend with an illness in the past year.

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