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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Landline Cell Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,690 2,776 20.5 19.3-21.7 7,338 66.0 64.6-67.4 1,010 8.5 7.7- 9.5 566 5.0 4.3- 5.8
-Guilford County 671 170 18.9 15.6-22.7 434 69.1 63.8-73.8 37 7.9 4.7-13.2 30 4.1 2.5- 6.8
GENDER
Male 246 59 19.0 14.0-25.3 163 66.9 58.5-74.3 13 9.2 4.6-17.6 11 4.9 2.1-11.1
Female 425 111 18.8 14.7-23.7 271 70.7 63.9-76.7 24 7.0 3.1-14.9 19 3.5 2.1- 5.9
RACE
White 498 124 19.4 15.5-23.9 328 72.8 67.7-77.5 26 4.4 2.6- 7.2 20 3.4 1.9- 6.1
Other 167 44 18.2 12.5-25.7 102 60.5 49.0-70.9 11 15.6 7.3-30.2 10 5.8 2.4-13.0
AGE
18-44 156 21 12.0 7.4-19.0 116 71.4 61.1-79.9 11 11.9 5.7-22.9 8 4.7 2.0-10.7
45+ 506 148 25.6 21.6-30.0 311 66.9 62.2-71.3 25 3.8 2.5- 5.8 22 3.7 2.3- 6.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 219 76 26.6 20.3-34.1 108 54.5 45.4-63.4 16 9.4 4.8-17.4 19 9.5 4.7-17.9
Some College + 451 94 16.0 12.3-20.5 325 74.5 68.1-80.1 21 7.4 3.6-14.6 11 2.1 1.1- 4.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 306 104 28.4 22.4-35.2 162 54.7 46.6-62.6 20 9.2 4.6-17.8 20 7.7 4.1-14.0
$50,000+ 276 37 11.7 7.8-17.3 230 84.9 78.9-89.4 5 2.2 0.7- 6.3 4 1.3 0.4- 3.6

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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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