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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

General Preparedness

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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
-Catawba County 285 86 23.2 17.6-29.9 164 62.0 54.1-69.3 35 14.8 10.2-21.2
GENDER
Male 123 38 20.8 13.8-30.2 70 64.9 53.6-74.7 15 14.2 8.1-23.8
Female 162 48 25.9 17.8-36.0 94 58.6 47.8-68.7 20 15.5 9.2-24.8
RACE
White 258 81 26.3 20.0-33.7 149 60.0 51.9-67.6 28 13.7 9.0-20.4
Other 25 4 10.0 3.0-28.6 14 70.1 47.5-85.9 7 19.8 8.1-41.0
AGE
18-44 61 8 13.1 5.8-27.1 41 71.4 56.9-82.5 12 15.5 8.3-27.0
45+ 224 78 31.7 25.2-38.9 123 54.0 46.3-61.6 23 14.3 9.0-22.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 123 40 25.8 16.6-37.8 61 51.6 38.7-64.3 22 22.6 14.0-34.3
Some College + 162 46 21.0 14.9-28.7 103 70.8 61.9-78.3 13 8.2 4.5-14.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 150 44 19.8 13.1-28.7 86 63.0 51.6-73.1 20 17.2 10.3-27.5
$50,000+ 87 23 20.0 12.6-30.3 52 66.1 53.6-76.7 12 13.9 7.5-24.4

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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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