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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

General Preparedness

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  Total
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
-Cumberland County 286 60 19.3 14.1-25.8 192 67.4 59.8-74.2 22 7.8 4.4-13.4 12 5.5 2.5-11.9
GENDER
Male 85 21 22.3 13.6-34.5 52 59.9 46.1-72.3 9 12.0 5.3-25.0 3 5.7 1.2-23.4
Female 201 39 17.0 11.4-24.6 140 73.0 64.9-79.8 13 4.6 2.5- 8.2 9 5.4 2.6-11.1
RACE
White 155 31 20.0 13.0-29.4 111 70.0 59.3-78.9 8 3.5 1.6- 7.1 5 6.6 2.0-19.3
Other 129 28 16.3 10.2-25.0 80 66.3 55.2-75.8 14 12.9 6.4-24.3 7 4.5 1.9-10.5
AGE
18-44 79 9 17.2 9.0-30.2 57 63.5 49.4-75.6 8 10.3 4.2-22.9 5 9.0 3.1-23.2
45+ 202 50 21.4 15.6-28.5 131 70.0 62.3-76.6 14 5.9 3.3-10.3 7 2.8 1.3- 6.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 105 37 30.9 20.6-43.6 54 53.7 40.9-66.0 9 10.2 3.6-25.5 5 5.3 1.9-13.5
Some College + 181 23 13.6 8.4-21.2 138 74.1 64.7-81.7 13 6.6 3.5-12.2 7 5.7 1.9-15.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 141 34 18.6 12.1-27.6 86 64.4 53.3-74.2 14 8.5 4.5-15.6 7 8.5 2.9-22.1
$50,000+ 100 16 22.1 13.2-34.6 76 66.9 53.7-77.9 5 8.2 2.6-23.1 3 2.8 0.7-10.2

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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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