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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

General Preparedness

Does your household have a working flashlight and working batteries for your use if the
electricity is out?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,662 11,153 95.2 94.5-95.8 509 4.8 4.2- 5.5
-Durham County 596 569 94.6 91.2-96.7 27 5.4 3.3- 8.8
GENDER
Male 197 189 94.4 87.6-97.6 8 5.6 2.4-12.4
Female 399 380 94.7 91.0-97.0 19 5.3 3.0- 9.0
RACE
White 374 363 96.4 92.0-98.4 11 3.6 1.6- 8.0
Other 220 205 93.1 87.0-96.5 15 6.9 3.5-13.0
AGE
18-44 175 161 92.1 86.1-95.6 14 7.9 4.4-13.9
45+ 415 402 97.9 96.3-98.8 13 2.1 1.2- 3.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 136 88.1 77.1-94.2 12 11.9 5.8-22.9
Some College + 448 433 97.1 94.5-98.4 15 2.9 1.6- 5.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 229 211 90.1 82.1-94.7 18 9.9 5.3-17.9
$50,000+ 301 295 98.1 95.2-99.2 6 1.9 0.8- 4.8

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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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