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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness

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%)
TOTAL 11,562 1,883 17.2 16.1-18.5 9,679 82.8 81.5-83.9
GENDER
Male 4,261 693 18.7 16.7-20.8 3,568 81.3 79.2-83.3
Female 7,301 1,190 15.9 14.6-17.3 6,111 84.1 82.7-85.4
RACE
White 9,063 1,351 15.6 14.3-17.0 7,712 84.4 83.0-85.7
African American 1,763 379 22.0 19.0-25.4 1,384 78.0 74.6-81.0
Asian 95 16 22.0 11.2-38.9 79 78.0 61.1-88.8
Native American 251 57 22.9 15.1-33.0 194 77.1 67.0-84.9
Other Minorities 324 64 17.8 12.7-24.3 260 82.2 75.7-87.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 385 73 16.9 12.4-22.7 312 83.1 77.3-87.6
-English Speaking 222 43 18.8 12.3-27.7 179 81.2 72.3-87.7
-Spanish Speaking 163 30 15.1 9.6-23.0 133 84.9 77.0-90.4
Non-Hispanic 11,147 1,802 17.2 16.0-18.5 9,345 82.8 81.5-84.0
AGE
18-24 324 53 18.2 12.9-24.9 271 81.8 75.1-87.1
25-34 942 146 17.2 14.0-21.0 796 82.8 79.0-86.0
35-44 1,629 247 16.9 14.6-19.6 1,382 83.1 80.4-85.4
45-54 2,180 341 17.4 15.1-19.9 1,839 82.6 80.1-84.9
55-64 2,596 394 15.0 13.2-17.0 2,202 85.0 83.0-86.8
65-74 2,188 362 17.9 15.7-20.3 1,826 82.1 79.7-84.3
75+ 1,594 322 20.8 18.1-23.7 1,272 79.2 76.3-81.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,423 304 23.8 19.8-28.3 1,119 76.2 71.7-80.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,308 626 19.7 17.4-22.2 2,682 80.3 77.8-82.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,907 465 16.0 13.8-18.5 2,442 84.0 81.5-86.2
College Graduate 3,906 484 13.5 11.9-15.2 3,422 86.5 84.8-88.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,238 259 22.3 18.6-26.4 979 77.7 73.6-81.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,835 367 19.9 16.9-23.2 1,468 80.1 76.8-83.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,234 228 20.9 17.2-25.1 1,006 79.1 74.9-82.8
$35,000- 49,999 1,461 244 16.9 14.2-20.0 1,217 83.1 80.0-85.8
$50,000-74,999 1,544 223 16.4 13.6-19.7 1,321 83.6 80.3-86.4
$75,000+ 2,446 239 11.8 9.8-14.3 2,207 88.2 85.7-90.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,380 761 18.3 16.2-20.6 3,619 81.7 79.4-83.8
No 7,017 1,093 16.8 15.4-18.3 5,924 83.2 81.7-84.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,621 256 18.9 16.0-22.2 1,365 81.1 77.8-84.0
Non-Veteran 9,937 1,624 17.0 15.7-18.3 8,313 83.0 81.7-84.3

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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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