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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,526 8,692 77.2 76.0-78.5 2,834 22.8 21.5-24.0
-Forsyth County 267 198 77.9 70.9-83.6 69 22.1 16.4-29.1
GENDER
Male 108 85 80.0 68.3-88.1 23 20.0 11.9-31.7
Female 159 113 75.7 66.9-82.8 46 24.3 17.2-33.1
RACE
White 206 157 80.2 72.4-86.3 49 19.8 13.7-27.6
Other 58 38 70.2 53.8-82.7 20 29.8 17.3-46.2
AGE
18-44 58 44 80.0 65.9-89.2 14 20.0 10.8-34.1
45+ 207 152 75.9 68.8-81.9 55 24.1 18.1-31.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 61 76.5 62.2-86.6 24 23.5 13.4-37.8
Some College + 181 136 78.6 70.6-84.9 45 21.4 15.1-29.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 112 85 78.8 66.9-87.2 27 21.2 12.8-33.1
$50,000+ 105 79 74.6 62.4-83.8 26 25.4 16.2-37.6

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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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