Results for - Nursing home versus staying with your family

1,689 voters participated in this survey

1. Do you have a parent that is unable to care for themselves?

Yes
9%
156 votes
No
72%
1,219 votes
Undecided
3%
51 votes
Not Applicable
16%
263 votes

2. Do you care for your parent yourself at your home?

Yes
8%
135 votes
No
37%
620 votes
Undecided
3%
43 votes
Not Applicable
53%
891 votes

3. If your parent asked you not to be put in a home, would you do as asked? Even if the situation was hard on the family for whatever reasons, would you still honor your parents wishes?

Yes
36%
614 votes
No
10%
175 votes
Undecided
22%
367 votes
Not Applicable
32%
533 votes

4. If you have a parent in a nursing home, do you visit them often?

Yes
8%
142 votes
No
6%
107 votes
Undecided
3%
55 votes
Not Applicable
82%
1,385 votes

5. Do you think your children will honor your wishes regarding your care if you become disabled or too old to care for yourself for whatever reason?

Yes
25%
417 votes
No
10%
172 votes
Undecided
20%
346 votes
Not Applicable
45%
754 votes

6. If your parent was in a nursing home after they explicitly stated to never do that, would you feel as though you betrayed them?

Yes
40%
681 votes
No
12%
199 votes
Undecided
15%
252 votes
Not Applicable
33%
557 votes

7. When you are unable to care for yourself, where do you expect to stay?

In an assisted care or nursing home
39%
661 votes
At my child's house
18%
298 votes
N/A
38%
634 votes
Other (please specify)
6%
96 votes
08/05/2014 Living 1689 17 By: mikanainoa
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