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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No No one HH requires meds.
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,650 9,803 78.9 77.5-80.2 649 7.4 6.5- 8.4 1,198 13.7 12.6-14.9
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,779 1,416 74.8 71.0-78.3 157 9.5 7.3-12.1 206 15.7 12.8-19.2
GENDER
Male 523 426 76.6 69.8-82.3 42 8.0 5.1-12.4 55 15.3 10.5-21.9
Female 1,256 990 73.4 68.9-77.4 115 10.6 7.8-14.2 151 16.0 12.8-20.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 13 74.6 42.6-92.1 1 6.3 0.9-34.7 3 19.0 4.6-53.4
Non-Hispanic 1,759 1,400 74.7 70.9-78.2 156 9.5 7.4-12.2 203 15.7 12.8-19.3
AGE
18-24 67 42 61.6 45.7-75.4 10 13.4 5.9-27.6 15 25.0 13.7-41.3
25-34 198 118 57.4 47.5-66.7 22 9.6 5.0-17.6 58 33.0 24.4-43.0
35-44 239 161 68.0 58.8-76.0 30 13.0 7.7-20.9 48 19.0 12.8-27.4
45-54 399 326 84.5 79.4-88.5 36 9.0 5.9-13.6 37 6.5 4.2- 9.8
55-64 422 368 88.3 83.8-91.7 30 5.8 3.7- 9.1 24 5.8 3.4- 9.7
65+ 432 382 89.6 85.2-92.8 29 6.2 3.9- 9.8 21 4.2 2.3- 7.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 282 233 81.3 72.2-87.9 33 8.3 5.1-13.4 16 10.4 5.1-20.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 571 446 71.0 63.4-77.6 61 12.0 8.0-17.7 64 17.0 11.5-24.4
Some Post-H.S. 469 369 76.3 69.9-81.7 37 8.7 5.3-14.1 63 14.9 10.8-20.3
College Graduate 453 366 74.7 67.0-81.2 26 7.1 3.7-13.4 61 18.2 12.6-25.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 327 261 80.2 73.7-85.4 41 12.1 8.2-17.4 25 7.7 4.5-13.0
$15,000- 24,999 367 295 78.0 70.5-84.0 34 9.0 5.2-15.1 38 13.0 8.6-19.2
$25,000- 34,999 220 172 77.2 66.4-85.3 15 5.9 2.6-12.9 33 16.9 9.8-27.5
$35,000-49,999 214 169 75.4 65.5-83.2 16 5.4 2.9- 9.8 29 19.2 12.1-29.3
$50,000- 74,999 186 154 79.5 67.1-88.1 12 10.7 4.4-23.6 20 9.8 4.7-19.1
$75,000+ 193 158 74.6 64.5-82.6 8 5.0 2.2-10.8 27 20.4 13.0-30.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 759 667 86.7 82.3-90.1 68 8.8 6.2-12.2 24 4.6 2.5- 8.3
No 982 727 68.7 63.3-73.6 76 8.5 5.8-12.3 179 22.8 18.4-27.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 228 193 80.3 70.6-87.4 13 8.3 3.6-18.2 22 11.3 6.7-18.6
Non-Veteran 1,550 1,222 73.9 69.7-77.7 144 9.7 7.4-12.5 184 16.5 13.2-20.4

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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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