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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

General Preparedness

How well prepared do you feel your household is to handle a large-scale disaster or emergency?
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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
-Durham County 599 158 24.4 19.6-30.0 344 60.7 54.8-66.3 97 14.9 11.6-18.8
GENDER
Male 198 58 23.9 16.8-32.7 116 66.6 57.3-74.8 24 9.5 5.8-15.2
Female 401 100 25.0 18.9-32.3 228 55.1 48.2-61.8 73 19.9 15.2-25.6
RACE
White 375 105 23.3 18.2-29.3 221 63.4 56.9-69.5 49 13.3 9.5-18.2
Other 222 52 25.6 17.6-35.5 122 57.8 47.8-67.1 48 16.7 11.6-23.4
AGE
18-44 179 34 21.1 14.1-30.3 112 64.1 54.8-72.4 33 14.9 10.2-21.2
45+ 414 122 29.0 23.9-34.7 229 56.2 50.3-61.9 63 14.8 11.3-19.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 147 49 34.1 22.4-48.2 68 49.1 35.8-62.6 30 16.8 10.5-25.8
Some College + 452 109 20.8 16.3-26.2 276 65.0 58.9-70.7 67 14.1 10.6-18.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 231 60 27.0 18.2-38.0 124 56.1 45.6-66.2 47 16.9 11.5-24.1
$50,000+ 302 67 21.2 15.7-28.1 195 65.7 58.4-72.3 40 13.1 9.2-18.4

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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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