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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Does your household have a written disaster evacuation plan for how you will leave your home,
in case of a large-scale disaster or emergency that requires evacuation?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,562 1,883 17.2 16.1-18.5 9,679 82.8 81.5-83.9
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,763 379 22.0 19.0-25.4 1,384 78.0 74.6-81.0
GENDER
Male 522 123 26.6 20.9-33.2 399 73.4 66.8-79.1
Female 1,241 256 18.5 15.6-21.7 985 81.5 78.3-84.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 2 7.6 1.5-31.3 14 92.4 68.7-98.5
Non-Hispanic 1,744 377 22.2 19.1-25.6 1,367 77.8 74.4-80.9
AGE
18-24 68 13 17.6 8.8-32.1 55 82.4 67.9-91.2
25-34 193 41 22.0 14.9-31.1 152 78.0 68.9-85.1
35-44 238 45 18.2 12.2-26.2 193 81.8 73.8-87.8
45-54 398 95 26.1 19.4-34.0 303 73.9 66.0-80.6
55-64 424 102 27.0 21.1-33.7 322 73.0 66.3-78.9
65+ 420 80 21.9 16.4-28.7 340 78.1 71.3-83.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 275 61 24.4 16.6-34.4 214 75.6 65.6-83.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 569 143 26.0 20.3-32.5 426 74.0 67.5-79.7
Some Post-H.S. 466 94 18.1 13.4-24.0 372 81.9 76.0-86.6
College Graduate 449 79 18.5 13.4-24.9 370 81.5 75.1-86.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 325 84 33.4 25.6-42.3 241 66.6 57.7-74.4
$15,000- 24,999 365 81 19.7 13.6-27.7 284 80.3 72.3-86.4
$25,000- 34,999 217 49 28.6 19.2-40.3 168 71.4 59.7-80.8
$35,000-49,999 215 46 17.4 11.2-26.0 169 82.6 74.0-88.8
$50,000- 74,999 186 36 24.5 15.0-37.3 150 75.5 62.7-85.0
$75,000+ 190 29 17.4 11.1-26.1 161 82.6 73.9-88.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 747 156 22.6 17.8-28.3 591 77.4 71.7-82.2
No 986 218 22.2 18.3-26.7 768 77.8 73.3-81.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 229 39 18.9 12.5-27.4 190 81.1 72.6-87.5
Non-Veteran 1,533 339 22.5 19.1-26.2 1,194 77.5 73.8-80.9

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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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