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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

General Preparedness

Does your household have a 3-day supply of nonperishable food for everyone who lives there?
By nonperishable we mean food that does not require refrigeration or cooking.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,629 10,227 85.7 84.5-86.8 1,402 14.3 13.2-15.5
-Gaston County 256 222 87.2 80.8-91.7 34 12.8 8.3-19.2
GENDER
Male 94 82 88.0 76.8-94.2 12 12.0 5.8-23.2
Female 162 140 86.3 78.3-91.7 22 13.7 8.3-21.7
RACE
White 215 189 88.3 82.3-92.5 26 11.7 7.5-17.7
Other 41 33 84.2 63.7-94.1 8 15.8 5.9-36.3
AGE
18-44 54 45 85.9 72.1-93.5 9 14.1 6.5-27.9
45+ 201 176 88.1 82.0-92.4 25 11.9 7.6-18.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 129 110 87.6 77.6-93.5 19 12.4 6.5-22.4
Some College + 127 112 86.7 77.8-92.3 15 13.3 7.7-22.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 119 87.5 79.8-92.6 19 12.5 7.4-20.2
$50,000+ 76 68 90.7 81.1-95.7 8 9.3 4.3-18.9

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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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