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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

General Preparedness

Does your household have a written disaster evacuation plan for how you will leave your home,
in case of a large-scale disaster or emergency that requires evacuation?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,562 1,883 17.2 16.1-18.5 9,679 82.8 81.5-83.9
-Gaston County 255 40 16.9 10.8-25.6 215 83.1 74.4-89.2
GENDER
Male 92 17 19.3 9.5-35.4 75 80.7 64.6-90.5
Female 163 23 14.6 8.8-23.1 140 85.4 76.9-91.2
RACE
White 214 36 17.8 11.6-26.3 178 82.2 73.7-88.4
Other 41 4 14.5 3.5-44.3 37 85.5 55.7-96.5
AGE
18-44 54 6 13.5 5.6-29.1 48 86.5 70.9-94.4
45+ 200 34 19.6 11.8-30.8 166 80.4 69.2-88.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 129 24 23.1 13.2-37.2 105 76.9 62.8-86.8
Some College + 126 16 8.9 5.1-14.9 110 91.1 85.1-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 28 24.4 14.0-38.9 110 75.6 61.1-86.0
$50,000+ 75 7 9.2 3.8-20.4 68 90.8 79.6-96.2

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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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