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There are an estimated 44 million American adult caregivers (21% of the adult population) who provide unpaid care to an adult. These caregivers are present in 22.9 million households (21% of households).

National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP. Caregiving in the U.S.; April 2004. http://www.caregiving.org/data/04finalreport.pdf

Reference

Title
Caregiving in the U.S.
Publication Date
April 2004
Authors
National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP
URL
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  • Human Burden

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