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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

General Preparedness

Does your household have a written disaster evacuation plan for how you will leave your home,
in case of a large-scale disaster or emergency that requires evacuation?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,562 1,883 17.2 16.1-18.5 9,679 82.8 81.5-83.9
-Buncombe County 256 33 12.1 7.2-19.8 223 87.9 80.2-92.8
GENDER
Male 96 12 14.0 5.9-29.9 84 86.0 70.1-94.1
Female 160 21 10.4 6.3-16.5 139 89.6 83.5-93.7
RACE
White 240 31 10.1 6.8-14.9 209 89.9 85.1-93.2
Other 12 2 46.7 10.0-87.4 10 53.3 12.6-90.0
AGE
18-44 49 4 11.6 3.4-32.6 45 88.4 67.4-96.6
45+ 202 28 12.6 8.4-18.4 174 87.4 81.6-91.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 93 17 20.4 10.0-37.0 76 79.6 63.0-90.0
Some College + 163 16 6.5 3.7-11.3 147 93.5 88.7-96.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 18 10.8 6.3-17.9 118 89.2 82.1-93.7
$50,000+ 78 10 9.8 4.9-18.8 68 90.2 81.2-95.1

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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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