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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-MALES

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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
-MALES 4,274 3,605 79.9 77.7-82.0 201 6.5 5.2- 8.1 468 13.6 11.9-15.6
RACE
White 3,451 2,972 83.6 81.4-85.5 124 4.5 3.4- 6.0 355 11.9 10.2-13.7
African American 523 426 76.6 69.8-82.3 42 8.0 5.1-12.4 55 15.3 10.5-21.9
Other Minorities 275 187 62.1 52.0-71.3 35 16.7 10.2-26.1 53 21.1 14.0-30.7
AGE
18-24 141 100 74.2 63.6-82.5 16 12.1 6.4-21.8 25 13.7 8.0-22.4
25-34 340 233 64.2 56.7-71.0 28 10.0 6.3-15.6 79 25.8 19.6-33.1
35-44 604 440 73.6 68.8-77.9 40 6.2 4.1- 9.4 124 20.2 16.4-24.6
45-54 847 700 85.5 82.4-88.2 53 5.7 4.0- 8.0 94 8.8 6.8-11.3
55-64 1,023 906 90.3 87.8-92.3 32 2.8 1.8- 4.3 85 6.9 5.2- 9.2
65+ 1,294 1,205 93.9 92.1-95.3 31 2.8 1.9- 4.3 58 3.2 2.3- 4.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 556 469 78.1 71.9-83.2 43 10.9 7.5-15.6 44 11.0 7.3-16.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,176 979 78.1 73.0-82.5 75 8.4 5.6-12.4 122 13.5 10.1-17.9
Some Post-H.S. 954 802 84.2 80.4-87.3 39 4.3 2.7- 6.7 113 11.6 8.9-14.8
College Graduate 1,582 1,350 79.6 75.9-82.9 44 4.4 2.7- 6.8 188 16.0 13.1-19.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 363 295 80.5 72.4-86.7 30 10.8 5.9-19.0 38 8.6 5.2-13.9
$15,000- 24,999 631 511 72.7 65.1-79.1 43 11.3 7.0-17.6 77 16.1 11.0-22.9
$25,000- 34,999 467 403 82.8 75.5-88.2 27 8.8 4.6-16.3 37 8.4 5.3-13.0
$35,000- 49,999 554 466 77.8 71.0-83.3 25 8.1 4.3-14.7 63 14.1 10.2-19.3
$50,000- 74,999 628 539 80.3 74.5-85.0 25 6.8 3.7-12.2 64 12.9 9.3-17.4
$75,000+ 1,154 1,005 84.4 80.8-87.4 22 1.8 1.1- 3.1 127 13.8 10.9-17.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,545 1,396 87.5 84.4-90.0 85 6.9 4.9- 9.5 64 5.7 4.1- 7.8
No 2,643 2,141 76.7 73.7-79.4 108 6.2 4.6- 8.4 394 17.1 14.8-19.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,452 1,284 87.6 84.8-90.0 42 3.4 2.1- 5.5 126 8.9 7.1-11.3
Non-Veteran 2,819 2,319 77.5 74.7-80.1 158 7.4 5.8- 9.4 342 15.1 12.9-17.6

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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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