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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 600 137 23.4 18.1-29.6 407 69.2 63.1-74.8 31 4.1 2.6- 6.5 25 3.3 2.0- 5.4
GENDER
Male 197 40 24.8 16.3-35.8 137 68.3 57.7-77.3 10 4.4 2.1- 9.1 10 2.5 1.2- 5.4
Female 403 97 22.0 16.4-28.8 270 70.1 63.3-76.2 21 3.8 2.2- 6.7 15 4.0 2.1- 7.6
RACE
White 375 79 16.9 12.8-22.1 263 75.7 69.9-80.7 19 5.1 2.7- 9.4 14 2.2 1.3- 3.8
Other 223 57 29.9 20.7-41.0 143 62.6 51.9-72.1 12 3.1 1.5- 6.2 11 4.4 2.2- 8.8
AGE
18-44 177 32 23.9 15.8-34.5 134 70.3 60.0-78.9 5 2.8 1.1- 7.2 6 3.0 1.2- 6.9
45+ 417 103 22.5 18.2-27.4 270 68.0 62.6-73.0 26 5.9 3.7- 9.3 18 3.5 2.2- 5.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 48 36.2 23.3-51.5 80 54.3 40.5-67.6 12 6.2 2.6-13.8 9 3.3 1.3- 8.1
Some College + 451 89 18.4 13.9-24.0 327 74.9 69.1-80.0 19 3.3 1.9- 5.7 16 3.3 1.8- 5.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 231 68 31.6 21.5-43.7 134 57.7 46.6-68.1 18 7.3 3.9-13.4 11 3.4 1.5- 7.2
$50,000+ 301 49 17.9 12.5-25.1 232 77.2 70.0-83.0 10 2.1 1.0- 4.1 10 2.8 1.4- 5.7

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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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