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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,624 6,707 56.6 55.1-58.1 4,917 43.4 41.9-44.9
GENDER
Male 4,279 2,656 61.5 59.1-63.9 1,623 38.5 36.1-40.9
Female 7,345 4,051 52.1 50.3-54.0 3,294 47.9 46.0-49.7
RACE
White 9,098 5,153 54.6 53.0-56.2 3,945 45.4 43.8-47.0
African American 1,783 1,108 61.6 57.7-65.3 675 38.4 34.7-42.3
Asian 95 53 65.9 52.9-76.9 42 34.1 23.1-47.1
Native American 254 146 58.9 48.0-68.9 108 41.1 31.1-52.0
Other Minorities 328 208 62.2 53.3-70.3 120 37.8 29.7-46.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 385 246 64.9 57.0-72.1 139 35.1 27.9-43.0
-English Speaking 220 128 53.5 42.4-64.2 92 46.5 35.8-57.6
-Spanish Speaking 165 118 75.7 65.7-83.6 47 24.3 16.4-34.3
Non-Hispanic 11,208 6,445 56.1 54.5-57.5 4,763 43.9 42.5-45.5
AGE
18-24 324 186 57.5 50.2-64.5 138 42.5 35.5-49.8
25-34 951 474 54.3 49.9-58.6 477 45.7 41.4-50.1
35-44 1,638 798 49.9 46.8-53.1 840 50.1 46.9-53.2
45-54 2,192 1,188 53.9 51.0-56.7 1,004 46.1 43.3-49.0
55-64 2,595 1,546 61.8 59.3-64.3 1,049 38.2 35.7-40.7
65-74 2,192 1,410 65.1 62.3-67.7 782 34.9 32.3-37.7
75+ 1,621 1,032 63.5 60.1-66.7 589 36.5 33.3-39.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,458 948 65.4 61.2-69.4 510 34.6 30.6-38.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,320 1,989 58.9 55.8-61.9 1,331 41.1 38.1-44.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,923 1,674 56.3 53.4-59.2 1,249 43.7 40.8-46.6
College Graduate 3,905 2,082 51.4 49.1-53.7 1,823 48.6 46.3-50.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,251 787 62.6 58.3-66.7 464 37.4 33.3-41.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,845 1,148 61.5 57.5-65.4 697 38.5 34.6-42.5
$25,000- 34,999 1,241 743 57.9 53.3-62.4 498 42.1 37.6-46.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,461 830 55.8 51.7-59.8 631 44.2 40.2-48.3
$50,000-74,999 1,543 803 50.4 46.7-54.1 740 49.6 45.9-53.3
$75,000+ 2,454 1,300 52.4 49.5-55.2 1,154 47.6 44.8-50.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,404 2,598 58.2 55.8-60.6 1,806 41.8 39.4-44.2
No 7,015 3,981 55.4 53.5-57.3 3,034 44.6 42.7-46.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,622 1,064 67.3 63.8-70.6 558 32.7 29.4-36.2
Non-Veteran 9,998 5,640 55.1 53.4-56.7 4,358 44.9 43.3-46.6

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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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