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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-FEMALES

What would be the main reason you might not evacuate if asked to do so?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Lack trust/officials Concern about property Concern about safety/pets Oth/Traffic/health Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,326 157 12.0 9.3-15.4 161 13.5 10.2-17.7 242 17.5 14.3-21.2 633 47.2 42.3-52.2 133 9.7 7.5-12.4
-FEMALES 588 42 8.1 5.4-12.0 50 12.6 6.7-22.4 133 22.7 18.0-28.3 294 46.0 39.4-52.8 69 10.5 7.6-14.4
RACE
White 516 38 8.1 5.3-12.4 45 13.7 7.1-25.0 126 23.7 18.7-29.6 249 44.2 37.1-51.4 58 10.2 7.1-14.5
African American 40 1 2.8 0.4-17.9 2 0.9 0.2- 4.0 4 20.5 4.9-56.5 23 58.5 34.2-79.3 10 17.2 7.1-36.2
Other Minorities 30 3 15.9 4.5-43.1 3 11.7 3.3-33.9 3 11.7 3.0-35.8 20 54.8 31.1-76.5 1 5.9 0.8-32.3
AGE
18-24 12 1 9.4 1.1-49.4 2 47.8 10.4-87.8 2 15.0 1.9-61.4 7 27.8 7.1-66.1 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 26 2 7.8 1.5-31.7 2 7.9 1.9-28.2 7 32.4 14.6-57.2 13 38.6 19.5-62.0 2 13.2 3.3-40.5
35-44 63 4 4.9 1.7-13.6 8 12.2 5.7-24.4 16 25.6 14.9-40.3 28 45.6 31.0-61.0 7 11.7 5.0-24.9
45-54 121 11 11.0 5.7-20.1 10 9.0 4.4-17.8 30 20.2 13.0-30.0 59 51.4 39.8-62.9 11 8.3 4.0-16.5
55-64 139 13 10.0 5.0-18.8 11 9.9 4.5-20.4 41 30.7 21.8-41.4 61 37.6 28.2-48.2 13 11.7 6.0-21.5
65+ 216 11 5.2 2.5-10.7 17 7.6 4.3-13.1 34 13.6 8.7-20.5 119 58.9 49.9-67.2 35 14.7 9.6-22.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 74 4 14.8 4.7-37.7 3 4.6 1.2-15.5 17 22.6 12.5-37.3 39 48.5 32.5-64.9 11 9.5 3.9-21.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 170 6 2.5 1.0- 5.9 19 13.4 7.8-22.0 36 21.6 12.9-33.8 88 50.2 39.0-61.4 21 12.4 6.9-21.4
Some Post-H.S. 177 15 8.6 4.3-16.6 12 19.3 5.8-48.1 41 20.8 13.1-31.4 95 45.4 31.5-59.9 14 5.9 2.7-12.5
College Graduate 164 17 11.4 6.4-19.5 16 7.2 3.5-13.9 39 27.0 18.9-37.0 70 40.6 30.8-51.2 22 13.8 8.2-22.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 83 3 6.6 1.7-22.6 5 5.9 2.1-15.2 25 25.9 15.5-40.0 42 48.8 33.5-64.2 8 12.9 5.4-27.6
$15,000- 24,999 85 5 11.4 4.3-27.1 7 10.6 4.0-25.3 22 27.0 16.1-41.5 42 44.2 31.2-57.9 9 6.9 3.1-14.4
$25,000- 34,999 49 2 1.9 0.5- 7.8 3 8.0 1.8-29.2 9 18.7 7.9-38.3 28 53.8 34.9-71.7 7 17.6 7.0-37.5
$35,000- 49,999 76 7 6.6 2.5-16.3 11 17.5 8.8-31.7 15 15.6 8.3-27.4 39 54.1 38.8-68.8 4 6.2 1.7-20.3
$50,000- 74,999 69 6 7.4 3.0-17.2 6 9.7 3.2-25.7 19 38.0 23.2-55.4 31 35.9 23.3-50.8 7 8.9 3.9-19.1
$75,000+ 84 9 6.9 3.3-13.9 9 7.7 3.2-17.1 20 23.3 14.1-36.0 37 54.1 39.9-67.6 9 8.0 3.3-18.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 255 14 8.8 4.3-17.1 15 5.8 2.9-11.5 57 20.2 14.4-27.7 138 54.5 45.3-63.4 31 10.6 6.6-16.8
No 324 27 7.2 4.5-11.3 34 16.7 7.9-31.9 75 25.2 18.4-33.4 152 41.7 33.1-50.8 36 9.3 5.9-14.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 13 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 40.2 12.1-76.6 8 54.9 20.5-85.2 1 4.9 0.6-30.2
Non-Veteran 575 42 8.3 5.6-12.3 50 12.9 6.8-22.9 129 22.3 17.6-27.9 286 45.8 39.1-52.7 68 10.7 7.7-14.7

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*Asked only of those who responded NO or Not Sure to a mandatory evacuation.

^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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