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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

General Preparedness

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Respond.^
Landline Cell Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,690 2,776 20.5 19.3-21.7 7,338 66.0 64.6-67.4 1,010 8.5 7.7- 9.5 566 5.0 4.3- 5.8
-Catawba County 288 64 18.3 13.2-24.9 173 64.4 56.6-71.6 34 10.9 7.0-16.7 17 6.3 3.6-11.0
GENDER
Male 123 26 16.8 10.3-26.1 70 62.9 51.2-73.2 19 14.7 8.2-24.7 8 5.7 2.6-12.2
Female 165 38 20.1 12.8-30.1 103 66.2 55.6-75.4 15 6.7 3.6-12.2 9 7.0 3.1-15.2
RACE
White 261 60 19.3 13.8-26.4 155 62.1 53.9-69.6 30 11.2 6.9-17.6 16 7.4 4.1-13.0
Other 25 4 14.7 5.1-35.4 16 73.4 51.4-87.9 4 9.9 3.1-27.8 1 1.9 0.3-13.2
AGE
18-44 61 8 13.6 6.1-27.6 42 69.6 54.4-81.4 7 10.3 4.2-22.9 4 6.6 2.3-17.4
45+ 227 56 22.3 16.7-29.0 131 60.2 52.6-67.3 27 11.4 7.4-17.2 13 6.1 3.5-10.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 124 37 26.3 16.9-38.6 61 55.9 43.1-68.0 16 8.9 4.6-16.5 10 8.9 4.1-18.1
Some College + 164 27 11.6 7.4-17.7 112 71.6 62.1-79.5 18 12.6 7.0-21.8 7 4.2 1.8- 9.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 151 39 19.5 12.6-28.7 78 57.8 46.2-68.7 23 13.8 7.7-23.6 11 8.9 4.3-17.3
$50,000+ 87 12 9.5 5.1-17.0 68 81.8 71.5-88.9 5 6.2 2.5-14.9 2 2.5 0.6- 9.9

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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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