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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Does your household have a 3-day supply of nonperishable food for everyone who lives there?
By nonperishable we mean food that does not require refrigeration or cooking.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,629 10,227 85.7 84.5-86.8 1,402 14.3 13.2-15.5
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,789 1,484 81.2 77.8-84.1 305 18.8 15.9-22.2
GENDER
Male 529 450 82.7 76.8-87.2 79 17.3 12.8-23.2
Female 1,260 1,034 80.0 75.9-83.5 226 20.0 16.5-24.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 17 98.1 86.9-99.8 1 1.9 0.2-13.1
Non-Hispanic 1,768 1,464 81.0 77.6-84.0 304 19.0 16.0-22.4
AGE
18-24 70 56 82.0 68.3-90.6 14 18.0 9.4-31.7
25-34 198 157 75.0 64.9-83.0 41 25.0 17.0-35.1
35-44 239 186 76.9 68.2-83.8 53 23.1 16.2-31.8
45-54 403 321 79.1 72.9-84.1 82 20.9 15.9-27.1
55-64 422 361 87.9 83.4-91.3 61 12.1 8.7-16.6
65+ 435 384 88.4 80.3-93.5 51 11.6 6.5-19.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 287 237 83.3 74.7-89.3 50 16.7 10.7-25.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 576 488 83.4 77.1-88.2 88 16.6 11.8-22.9
Some Post-H.S. 469 386 79.1 72.6-84.3 83 20.9 15.7-27.4
College Graduate 453 370 78.5 71.1-84.4 83 21.5 15.6-28.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 330 280 86.0 80.4-90.2 50 14.0 9.8-19.6
$15,000- 24,999 365 307 81.4 73.5-87.3 58 18.6 12.7-26.5
$25,000- 34,999 223 185 78.5 68.0-86.3 38 21.5 13.7-32.0
$35,000-49,999 216 176 79.1 68.7-86.7 40 20.9 13.3-31.3
$50,000- 74,999 187 147 79.4 69.0-87.0 40 20.6 13.0-31.0
$75,000+ 192 157 76.5 66.8-84.1 35 23.5 15.9-33.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 762 630 83.1 78.3-86.9 132 16.9 13.1-21.7
No 989 823 80.4 75.8-84.4 166 19.6 15.6-24.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 228 192 81.4 71.9-88.2 36 18.6 11.8-28.1
Non-Veteran 1,560 1,291 81.1 77.5-84.3 269 18.9 15.7-22.5

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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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