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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-FEMALES

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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
-FEMALES 7,376 6,198 78.0 76.2-79.6 448 8.3 7.1- 9.6 730 13.8 12.4-15.2
RACE
White 5,679 4,904 80.9 79.0-82.6 265 6.8 5.6- 8.2 510 12.3 11.0-13.9
African American 1,256 990 73.4 68.9-77.4 115 10.6 7.8-14.2 151 16.0 12.8-20.0
Other Minorities 400 273 61.8 53.8-69.2 61 16.2 11.7-22.0 66 22.0 15.7-30.0
AGE
18-24 177 119 66.4 56.4-75.0 26 17.9 11.1-27.6 32 15.7 10.3-23.2
25-34 611 386 62.5 57.3-67.5 71 9.3 7.0-12.3 154 28.2 23.5-33.3
35-44 1,034 759 72.0 68.2-75.5 89 9.0 6.9-11.6 186 19.1 16.0-22.5
45-54 1,346 1,102 80.3 77.1-83.1 101 9.0 6.9-11.5 143 10.8 8.8-13.2
55-64 1,574 1,405 89.6 87.5-91.3 67 3.9 2.9- 5.2 102 6.5 5.1- 8.3
65+ 2,549 2,355 92.3 90.7-93.7 88 3.9 3.0- 5.2 106 3.8 2.8- 5.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 901 747 76.2 70.9-80.8 98 13.5 10.4-17.4 56 10.3 6.9-15.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,146 1,821 74.3 70.4-77.9 143 11.9 9.0-15.5 182 13.8 11.1-16.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,976 1,661 79.9 76.9-82.6 106 6.8 5.1- 9.0 209 13.3 11.1-15.8
College Graduate 2,342 1,961 80.2 77.6-82.6 101 4.5 3.4- 5.8 280 15.3 13.2-17.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 883 734 79.4 74.8-83.3 89 11.8 9.1-15.3 60 8.8 5.9-12.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,219 1,001 73.6 68.6-77.9 100 12.3 9.0-16.6 118 14.2 10.9-18.2
$25,000- 34,999 777 636 72.5 65.8-78.3 50 10.9 6.5-17.6 91 16.6 12.3-22.1
$35,000- 49,999 912 768 77.2 72.0-81.6 47 6.6 4.6- 9.4 97 16.3 12.1-21.4
$50,000- 74,999 923 784 82.2 78.1-85.6 33 3.7 2.3- 5.9 106 14.1 11.0-18.0
$75,000+ 1,308 1,115 81.0 77.6-83.9 49 4.5 3.2- 6.4 144 14.5 11.9-17.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,873 2,580 85.8 83.3-88.1 191 8.1 6.5-10.2 102 6.0 4.5- 8.0
No 4,389 3,533 74.6 72.3-76.7 242 8.0 6.6- 9.7 614 17.4 15.7-19.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 171 143 79.4 68.4-87.3 12 11.0 5.1-21.9 16 9.6 4.9-18.1
Non-Veteran 7,204 6,054 77.9 76.2-79.6 436 8.2 7.1- 9.5 714 13.9 12.5-15.3

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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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