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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-FEMALES

If public authorities announced a mandatory evacuation from your community due to a large-scale disaster or emergency,
would you evacuate?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,655 10,328 88.2 87.1-89.2 455 4.3 3.7- 5.0 872 7.5 6.6- 8.5
-FEMALES 6,960 6,783 97.6 97.0-98.1 177 2.4 1.9- 3.0 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 5,302 5,154 97.3 96.6-97.9 148 2.7 2.1- 3.4 0 0.0 . - .
African American 1,233 1,219 98.6 96.9-99.4 14 1.4 0.6- 3.1 0 0.0 . - .
Other Minorities 386 371 97.1 93.8-98.7 15 2.9 1.3- 6.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-24 171 168 98.3 93.9-99.6 3 1.7 0.4- 6.1 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 589 581 98.3 96.3-99.3 8 1.7 0.7- 3.7 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 992 969 97.9 96.6-98.7 23 2.1 1.3- 3.4 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 1,256 1,220 96.8 94.8-98.1 36 3.2 1.9- 5.2 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 1,482 1,438 97.0 95.7-98.0 44 3.0 2.0- 4.3 0 0.0 . - .
65+ 2,394 2,332 97.2 96.1-98.0 62 2.8 2.0- 3.9 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 851 826 97.1 95.2-98.3 25 2.9 1.7- 4.8 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,031 1,976 96.8 95.1-97.9 55 3.2 2.1- 4.9 0 0.0 . - .
Some Post-H.S. 1,853 1,796 97.4 96.2-98.2 57 2.6 1.8- 3.8 0 0.0 . - .
College Graduate 2,216 2,176 98.6 97.9-99.1 40 1.4 0.9- 2.1 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 842 803 95.0 92.1-96.8 39 5.0 3.2- 7.9 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 1,166 1,131 97.5 96.1-98.4 35 2.5 1.6- 3.9 0 0.0 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 748 728 97.9 96.2-98.9 20 2.1 1.1- 3.8 0 0.0 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 853 836 97.9 95.7-99.0 17 2.1 1.0- 4.3 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000- 74,999 871 852 97.5 95.3-98.7 19 2.5 1.3- 4.7 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 1,238 1,220 98.7 97.4-99.3 18 1.3 0.7- 2.6 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,723 2,628 97.1 96.1-97.8 95 2.9 2.2- 3.9 0 0.0 . - .
No 4,154 4,075 97.9 97.1-98.5 79 2.1 1.5- 2.9 0 0.0 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 161 157 98.9 96.9-99.6 4 1.1 0.4- 3.1 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 6,798 6,625 97.5 96.9-98.0 173 2.5 2.0- 3.1 0 0.0 . - .

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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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