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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

General Preparedness

If public authorities announced a mandatory evacuation from your community due to a large-scale disaster or emergency,
would you evacuate?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,655 10,328 88.2 87.1-89.2 455 4.3 3.7- 5.0 872 7.5 6.6- 8.5
-Mecklenburg County 578 536 91.8 88.0-94.5 15 3.6 1.8- 7.1 27 4.6 2.9- 7.2
GENDER
Male 194 176 90.4 83.4-94.7 8 3.9 1.5-10.1 10 5.7 2.7-11.3
Female 384 360 92.9 88.2-95.8 7 3.4 1.3- 8.6 17 3.7 2.2- 6.4
RACE
White 397 365 91.0 86.3-94.3 11 3.4 1.5- 7.9 21 5.5 3.3- 9.0
Other 176 166 92.7 85.0-96.6 4 4.0 1.3-11.5 6 3.3 1.1- 9.2
AGE
18-44 146 136 91.6 84.0-95.7 6 5.1 2.1-12.3 4 3.3 1.2- 8.9
45+ 426 395 92.1 88.7-94.6 9 2.1 1.0- 4.3 22 5.8 3.7- 8.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 149 94.7 86.8-98.0 3 3.7 1.0-12.7 4 1.6 0.6- 4.4
Some College + 419 384 90.4 85.5-93.7 12 3.6 1.6- 7.8 23 6.1 3.6- 9.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 215 200 90.7 83.2-95.1 6 3.8 1.4- 9.6 9 5.5 2.3-12.4
$50,000+ 267 247 92.6 87.2-95.9 7 3.1 1.1- 8.9 13 4.2 2.3- 7.8

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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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