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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 270 247 89.2 80.7-94.2 3 1.9 0.4- 8.7 20 8.8 4.4-17.0
GENDER
Male 108 92 81.7 66.7-90.9 3 3.8 0.8-16.2 13 14.4 6.4-29.4
Female 162 155 96.9 93.2-98.6 0 0.0 . - . 7 3.1 1.4- 6.8
RACE
White 208 185 84.6 73.4-91.6 3 2.8 0.6-12.0 20 12.6 6.4-23.5
Other 59 59 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 58 55 87.3 66.9-95.9 1 3.4 0.5-20.4 2 9.3 2.3-31.0
45+ 210 190 90.6 85.2-94.2 2 0.8 0.2- 3.6 18 8.6 5.2-13.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 87 78 88.2 72.4-95.5 2 4.5 0.7-22.7 7 7.3 2.3-20.8
Some College + 182 168 89.7 78.1-95.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 13 9.8 4.1-21.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 103 90.8 78.8-96.3 2 4.4 0.7-22.1 8 4.8 2.3-10.0
$50,000+ 106 98 91.5 80.1-96.7 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2 7 7.7 2.8-19.4

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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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