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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

General Preparedness

If public authorities announced a mandatory evacuation from your community due to a large-scale disaster or emergency,
would you evacuate?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,655 10,328 88.2 87.1-89.2 455 4.3 3.7- 5.0 872 7.5 6.6- 8.5
-Durham County 596 566 95.6 92.3-97.5 9 1.2 0.6- 2.6 21 3.2 1.5- 6.6
GENDER
Male 195 180 94.3 87.4-97.5 5 1.6 0.6- 4.6 10 4.1 1.4-11.6
Female 401 386 96.8 93.9-98.3 4 0.9 0.3- 2.4 11 2.3 1.0- 5.2
RACE
White 373 344 92.0 86.1-95.6 9 2.4 1.1- 5.1 20 5.5 2.5-11.7
Other 221 220 99.2 94.7-99.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3
AGE
18-44 176 171 96.1 89.2-98.7 2 0.9 0.2- 3.9 3 3.0 0.8-10.6
45+ 414 390 95.0 92.4-96.8 7 1.7 0.8- 3.7 17 3.2 1.9- 5.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 147 141 98.2 95.5-99.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6 5 1.3 0.5- 3.5
Some College + 449 425 94.5 90.0-97.1 8 1.5 0.7- 3.4 16 3.9 1.7- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 221 98.1 96.1-99.1 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0 6 1.0 0.4- 2.2
$50,000+ 300 291 95.3 88.5-98.2 4 1.4 0.4- 4.2 5 3.3 0.9-11.0

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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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