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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 253 187 73.3 63.4-81.3 66 26.7 18.7-36.6
GENDER
Male 92 67 70.0 52.6-83.1 25 30.0 16.9-47.4
Female 161 120 76.8 68.3-83.6 41 23.2 16.4-31.7
RACE
White 211 161 78.7 71.5-84.6 50 21.3 15.4-28.5
Other 42 26 60.3 35.1-81.0 16 39.7 19.0-64.9
AGE
18-44 53 34 68.6 49.2-83.2 19 31.4 16.8-50.8
45+ 199 152 77.1 69.1-83.5 47 22.9 16.5-30.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 131 91 69.1 53.9-81.0 40 30.9 19.0-46.1
Some College + 122 96 79.4 69.9-86.6 26 20.6 13.4-30.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 97 73.6 63.5-81.7 40 26.4 18.3-36.5
$50,000+ 72 58 79.8 67.2-88.4 14 20.2 11.6-32.8

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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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