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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

General Preparedness

What would be the main reason you might not evacuate if asked to do so?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Lack trust/officials Concern about property Concern about safety/pets Oth/traffic/health Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,326 157 12.0 9.3-15.4 161 13.5 10.2-17.7 242 17.5 14.3-21.2 633 47.2 42.3-52.2 133 9.7 7.5-12.4
-Eastern NC 345 32 8.4 4.6-14.8 53 17.1 10.1-27.5 56 16.4 10.1-25.6 175 48.8 38.6-59.1 29 9.2 5.4-15.4
GENDER
Male 172 24 10.5 5.3-20.0 31 14.8 8.6-24.1 19 15.8 7.7-29.6 84 50.0 36.8-63.2 14 9.0 4.3-17.8
Female 173 8 4.2 1.6-10.2 22 21.9 8.2-46.9 37 17.8 10.6-28.2 91 46.4 32.3-61.1 15 9.8 4.7-19.2
RACE
White 290 26 8.7 4.5-16.2 49 19.6 11.6-31.3 48 13.6 8.6-20.8 143 47.6 36.6-58.8 24 10.4 6.0-17.6
African American 37 2 2.0 0.3-11.1 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8 5 17.4 5.6-42.8 23 75.3 51.6-89.7 5 4.3 1.2-14.1
Other Minorities 17 3 10.6 1.8-43.9 2 5.7 0.8-30.2 3 52.5 12.4-89.6 9 31.1 7.0-73.1 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 83.8 37.9-97.8 5 16.2 2.2-62.1 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 335 30 8.2 4.4-14.8 53 18.0 10.7-28.6 53 13.7 9.0-20.3 170 50.5 40.3-60.7 29 9.7 5.7-16.1
AGE
18-24 12 2 9.9 1.7-40.6 2 21.8 3.4-69.1 1 17.2 2.4-64.0 6 46.9 15.2-81.3 1 4.2 0.5-26.7
25-34 29 4 10.6 2.2-39.0 3 10.9 2.3-39.1 6 20.3 7.4-44.8 13 44.6 22.4-69.2 3 13.6 3.5-40.5
35-44 35 3 5.9 1.6-19.5 6 11.1 4.2-26.5 5 15.7 5.5-37.3 18 61.9 40.6-79.4 3 5.3 1.3-19.4
45-54 70 5 5.3 1.8-14.9 10 14.9 6.9-29.3 8 8.6 3.1-21.9 41 60.1 44.1-74.3 6 11.0 4.3-25.3
55-64 88 9 5.3 2.5-11.0 16 22.2 10.5-41.0 21 24.4 13.1-40.9 37 41.6 26.8-57.9 5 6.6 2.3-17.8
65+ 110 9 12.2 5.3-25.5 16 19.7 10.8-33.2 15 12.6 6.5-23.1 59 42.9 31.1-55.5 11 12.6 5.4-26.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 39 3 6.5 1.7-22.0 5 11.7 3.0-36.0 8 15.8 5.4-38.2 19 47.6 25.1-71.1 4 18.4 6.0-44.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 103 5 8.4 2.6-24.5 17 18.0 8.7-33.5 23 26.7 12.7-47.6 47 35.7 19.9-55.4 11 11.2 4.3-25.9
Some Post-H.S. 108 13 10.1 3.6-25.3 14 18.9 5.5-48.5 18 10.3 5.0-20.1 56 53.1 33.3-72.0 7 7.6 2.8-19.0
College Graduate 94 11 7.0 3.4-13.8 17 15.9 8.1-28.9 7 9.1 3.5-21.7 52 63.4 47.8-76.7 7 4.6 1.8-11.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 38 2 10.5 2.2-38.3 6 19.5 5.5-49.9 11 21.2 9.0-42.1 16 41.5 19.4-67.5 3 7.4 1.3-32.7
$15,000- 24,999 54 5 9.4 3.0-26.3 7 7.6 2.5-21.1 12 47.2 22.2-73.7 29 31.5 15.5-53.5 1 4.2 0.6-25.3
$25,000- 34,999 27 2 3.0 0.6-12.8 3 12.4 3.5-35.8 5 19.2 5.3-50.0 17 65.4 38.1-85.3 0 0.0 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 42 3 3.1 0.6-14.2 9 30.2 11.8-58.2 8 19.1 7.6-40.5 19 38.8 19.9-61.7 3 8.8 2.1-30.2
$50,000-74,999 41 5 7.2 2.5-18.9 4 8.3 2.1-27.6 7 22.3 8.7-46.4 22 54.1 33.6-73.2 3 8.1 1.7-31.1
$75,000+ 76 10 11.7 3.8-30.7 18 16.5 8.3-30.4 5 3.7 1.3-10.2 36 57.8 37.6-75.7 7 10.4 3.0-30.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 151 15 9.0 4.4-17.5 19 12.5 6.6-22.7 24 14.3 7.7-25.1 84 58.6 44.2-71.7 9 5.5 2.1-14.1
No 189 17 8.4 3.6-18.2 34 19.9 10.3-35.1 30 17.1 8.7-30.9 89 44.0 31.1-57.8 19 10.6 5.4-19.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 83 9 6.5 2.4-16.2 16 25.0 13.7-41.2 9 9.3 3.7-21.9 41 41.9 27.8-57.4 8 17.3 6.9-37.3
Non-Veteran 262 23 9.0 4.5-17.1 37 14.9 7.2-28.3 47 18.4 10.7-29.9 134 50.8 38.4-63.0 21 7.0 3.8-12.5

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*Asked only of those who responded NO or Not Sure to a mandatory evacuation.

^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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