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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,526 8,692 77.2 76.0-78.5 2,834 22.8 21.5-24.0
-Buncombe County 254 187 74.8 67.4-81.0 67 25.2 19.0-32.6
GENDER
Male 96 69 76.4 64.3-85.3 27 23.6 14.7-35.7
Female 158 118 73.3 63.8-81.0 40 26.7 19.0-36.2
RACE
White 238 177 74.0 66.3-80.5 61 26.0 19.5-33.7
Other 12 7 77.6 41.2-94.5 5 22.4 5.5-58.8
AGE
18-44 49 35 73.0 57.5-84.4 14 27.0 15.6-42.5
45+ 200 148 75.8 68.7-81.7 52 24.2 18.3-31.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 92 68 74.1 60.4-84.3 24 25.9 15.7-39.6
Some College + 162 119 75.2 66.4-82.3 43 24.8 17.7-33.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 94 69.2 57.6-78.7 40 30.8 21.3-42.4
$50,000+ 78 62 81.4 70.1-89.1 16 18.6 10.9-29.9

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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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