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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 266 81 29.1 21.9-37.5 153 59.5 51.1-67.5 32 11.4 7.7-16.5
GENDER
Male 109 34 32.0 21.2-45.1 67 60.8 47.9-72.4 8 7.2 3.4-14.6
Female 157 47 25.9 17.5-36.4 86 58.1 47.3-68.2 24 16.0 10.3-24.1
RACE
White 207 70 33.3 24.7-43.2 115 56.4 46.8-65.6 22 10.3 6.4-16.2
Other 56 11 20.9 9.8-39.0 35 64.2 46.6-78.6 10 15.0 7.4-27.8
AGE
18-44 57 9 23.4 11.7-41.4 37 65.8 49.1-79.3 11 10.8 5.5-20.2
45+ 207 72 34.2 27.2-41.9 114 53.8 46.0-61.5 21 12.0 7.6-18.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 86 24 24.7 14.1-39.7 54 68.1 53.2-80.0 8 7.2 3.3-14.8
Some College + 179 57 31.9 23.0-42.3 98 54.1 44.1-63.9 24 14.0 8.9-21.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 32 25.7 16.5-37.6 66 63.4 50.8-74.3 15 11.0 6.1-18.9
$50,000+ 106 32 27.2 18.2-38.5 60 58.3 46.1-69.5 14 14.5 8.2-24.3

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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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