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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 655 167 25.1 20.7-30.2 395 59.4 53.9-64.6 93 15.5 11.9-19.9
GENDER
Male 240 73 28.2 21.6-36.0 138 57.6 49.2-65.6 29 14.1 8.8-21.9
Female 415 94 22.8 17.1-29.8 257 60.6 53.4-67.4 64 16.5 12.1-22.2
RACE
White 488 138 28.6 23.2-34.7 295 60.5 54.4-66.3 55 10.9 8.0-14.7
Other 161 27 16.4 10.2-25.4 97 58.4 47.2-68.8 37 25.2 16.6-36.3
AGE
18-44 152 27 23.5 15.8-33.4 98 59.9 49.7-69.4 27 16.6 10.4-25.3
45+ 495 137 25.8 21.7-30.4 294 60.2 55.2-65.1 64 14.0 10.6-18.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 207 57 25.3 18.2-34.0 115 54.6 45.1-63.8 35 20.1 13.5-28.8
Some College + 447 109 25.0 19.7-31.2 280 61.1 54.5-67.3 58 13.9 9.8-19.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 298 75 25.0 18.5-32.9 168 49.9 41.7-58.0 55 25.1 18.0-34.0
$50,000+ 275 63 24.4 18.1-32.0 183 65.9 58.2-72.8 29 9.7 6.4-14.5

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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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