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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

General Preparedness

Does your household have a written disaster evacuation plan for how you will leave your home,
in case of a large-scale disaster or emergency that requires evacuation?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,562 1,883 17.2 16.1-18.5 9,679 82.8 81.5-83.9
-Eastern NC 2,980 534 18.2 15.9-20.7 2,446 81.8 79.3-84.1
GENDER
Male 1,038 195 19.9 16.2-24.2 843 80.1 75.8-83.8
Female 1,942 339 16.5 14.1-19.4 1,603 83.5 80.6-85.9
RACE
White 2,004 307 16.2 13.5-19.3 1,697 83.8 80.7-86.5
African American 697 165 23.9 19.1-29.5 532 76.1 70.5-80.9
Other Minorities 263 58 18.0 11.8-26.5 205 82.0 73.5-88.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 121 26 18.8 11.0-30.2 95 81.2 69.8-89.0
Non-Hispanic 2,854 505 18.1 15.7-20.7 2,349 81.9 79.3-84.3
AGE
18-24 121 21 15.1 8.1-26.4 100 84.9 73.6-91.9
25-34 304 53 17.5 12.0-24.6 251 82.5 75.4-88.0
35-44 405 60 14.6 10.2-20.4 345 85.4 79.6-89.8
45-54 545 96 22.0 16.8-28.4 449 78.0 71.6-83.2
55-64 659 111 15.4 11.8-19.7 548 84.6 80.3-88.2
65+ 917 185 23.4 19.4-28.0 732 76.6 72.0-80.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 394 92 25.7 19.1-33.6 302 74.3 66.4-80.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 950 192 17.6 14.1-21.8 758 82.4 78.2-85.9
Some Post-H.S. 797 136 19.0 14.1-25.2 661 81.0 74.8-85.9
College Graduate 836 113 14.8 11.5-19.0 723 85.2 81.0-88.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 354 73 22.6 15.4-32.0 281 77.4 68.0-84.6
$15,000- 24,999 524 122 18.3 13.7-24.0 402 81.7 76.0-86.3
$25,000- 34,999 328 60 20.3 13.5-29.4 268 79.7 70.6-86.5
$35,000- 49,999 367 72 20.1 14.5-27.3 295 79.9 72.7-85.5
$50,000-74,999 362 48 16.6 11.4-23.6 314 83.4 76.4-88.6
$75,000+ 552 56 13.9 8.9-21.0 496 86.1 79.0-91.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,197 224 19.4 15.9-23.4 973 80.6 76.6-84.1
No 1,745 303 17.8 14.9-21.1 1,442 82.2 78.9-85.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 487 83 21.4 16.2-27.8 404 78.6 72.2-83.8
Non-Veteran 2,492 450 17.5 15.0-20.2 2,042 82.5 79.8-85.0

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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