Who would you call to arrange short or long-term care in
the home for an elderly relative or friend who was no
longer able to care for themselves?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
Relative or friend 800 19.3 0.7 17.9 20.7
Would provide care myself 687 16.3 0.7 15.1 17.6
Nursing home 272 6.6 0.4 5.8 7.5
Home health service 388 8.5 0.5 7.6 9.4
Personal physician 113 2.5 0.3 2.0 3.0
Area Agency on Aging 68 1.6 0.2 1.1 2.0
Hospice 127 3.0 0.3 2.5 3.6
Hospital nurse 28 0.7 0.1 0.4 1.0
Minister/priest/rabbi 18 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.6
Other 120 2.9 0.3 2.3 3.6
Don't know who to call 1603 38.1 0.9 36.4 39.8

Among all respondents, excluding refusals.