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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,624 6,707 56.6 55.1-58.1 4,917 43.4 41.9-44.9
-Mecklenburg County 576 306 55.8 50.0-61.4 270 44.2 38.6-50.0
GENDER
Male 192 106 58.5 48.8-67.5 86 41.5 32.5-51.2
Female 384 200 53.6 46.6-60.5 184 46.4 39.5-53.4
RACE
White 395 190 47.1 40.2-54.2 205 52.9 45.8-59.8
Other 176 115 68.9 59.5-77.0 61 31.1 23.0-40.5
AGE
18-44 148 77 61.3 51.5-70.2 71 38.7 29.8-48.5
45+ 422 226 50.1 44.5-55.8 196 49.9 44.2-55.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 90 65.9 54.8-75.5 64 34.1 24.5-45.2
Some College + 419 213 50.7 44.1-57.2 206 49.3 42.8-55.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 124 62.2 52.9-70.7 89 37.8 29.3-47.1
$50,000+ 266 128 47.4 39.4-55.6 138 52.6 44.4-60.6

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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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