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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

General Preparedness

How well prepared do you feel your household is to handle a large-scale disaster or emergency?
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  Total
Respond.^
Well prepared Somewhat prepared Not prepared at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,506 3,761 30.7 29.3-32.1 6,221 55.2 53.7-56.7 1,524 14.1 13.1-15.2
-Alamance County 292 102 31.4 24.5-39.2 146 51.9 43.7-59.9 44 16.7 11.5-23.8
GENDER
Male 111 43 39.8 28.3-52.5 57 49.7 37.5-62.0 11 10.5 4.8-21.5
Female 181 59 23.8 16.9-32.6 89 53.8 43.4-63.9 33 22.3 14.6-32.6
RACE
White 237 87 33.9 25.8-43.0 119 52.2 43.1-61.2 31 13.9 8.8-21.2
Other 52 14 25.2 13.6-41.9 26 51.2 34.1-68.0 12 23.6 11.7-41.8
AGE
18-44 71 16 25.0 14.7-39.2 39 55.1 41.0-68.4 16 19.9 11.2-33.0
45+ 216 84 38.0 30.2-46.4 105 48.9 40.6-57.2 27 13.2 8.5-20.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 47 26.3 17.8-36.9 60 51.2 39.1-63.1 28 22.6 13.9-34.5
Some College + 157 55 36.1 26.2-47.4 86 52.5 41.7-63.1 16 11.4 6.2-20.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 54 27.5 19.5-37.4 75 50.8 39.9-61.6 29 21.7 13.9-32.3
$50,000+ 88 29 34.6 23.1-48.3 49 56.0 42.8-68.4 10 9.4 4.7-18.0

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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