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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

General Preparedness

Does your household have a 3-day supply of nonperishable food for everyone who lives there?
By nonperishable we mean food that does not require refrigeration or cooking.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,629 10,227 85.7 84.5-86.8 1,402 14.3 13.2-15.5
-Buncombe County 258 231 89.6 83.4-93.6 27 10.4 6.4-16.6
GENDER
Male 97 86 91.3 80.0-96.5 11 8.7 3.5-20.0
Female 161 145 88.0 79.9-93.1 16 12.0 6.9-20.1
RACE
White 242 220 90.1 83.5-94.3 22 9.9 5.7-16.5
Other 12 8 84.9 53.7-96.5 4 15.1 3.5-46.3
AGE
18-44 49 41 85.4 71.0-93.4 8 14.6 6.6-29.0
45+ 204 188 94.4 90.7-96.7 16 5.6 3.3- 9.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 83 88.0 75.0-94.7 11 12.0 5.3-25.0
Some College + 164 148 90.7 83.7-94.8 16 9.3 5.2-16.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 120 86.2 74.6-93.0 16 13.8 7.0-25.4
$50,000+ 79 73 94.3 86.3-97.7 6 5.7 2.3-13.7

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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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