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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Well prepared Somewhat prepared Not prepared at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,506 3,761 30.7 29.3-32.1 6,221 55.2 53.7-56.7 1,524 14.1 13.1-15.2
-MALES 4,256 1,561 33.7 31.4-36.1 2,220 54.3 51.9-56.8 475 11.9 10.4-13.6
RACE
White 3,432 1,307 36.8 34.2-39.5 1,790 53.0 50.3-55.7 335 10.2 8.7-11.9
African American 523 156 27.0 21.7-33.1 289 58.6 51.9-64.9 78 14.4 10.6-19.4
Other Minorities 277 86 24.1 17.2-32.8 131 57.4 48.0-66.3 60 18.4 12.7-25.9
AGE
18-24 153 50 32.2 23.1-42.8 78 51.9 41.6-62.1 25 15.9 9.9-24.6
25-34 337 116 34.0 27.5-41.2 185 57.4 50.2-64.3 36 8.6 5.7-12.8
35-44 604 149 25.5 21.2-30.4 367 59.3 54.2-64.3 88 15.2 11.9-19.2
45-54 847 247 28.8 24.7-33.2 483 57.2 52.6-61.7 117 14.0 11.2-17.3
55-64 1,020 368 36.0 32.1-40.2 544 53.8 49.6-57.9 108 10.2 8.0-13.0
65+ 1,270 620 50.1 46.4-53.8 551 42.8 39.2-46.5 99 7.1 5.4- 9.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 551 192 30.7 24.9-37.2 257 49.9 43.1-56.7 102 19.4 14.9-24.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,169 434 33.0 28.4-38.0 586 55.0 49.9-60.0 149 12.0 9.2-15.4
Some Post-H.S. 955 375 37.5 32.7-42.6 488 49.1 44.1-54.1 92 13.4 10.0-17.8
College Graduate 1,576 559 33.2 29.9-36.7 885 59.0 55.5-62.5 132 7.8 6.3- 9.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 363 121 25.6 19.8-32.4 164 53.8 45.6-61.8 78 20.6 15.0-27.8
$15,000- 24,999 623 212 27.0 21.6-33.2 310 54.9 48.0-61.6 101 18.1 13.8-23.4
$25,000- 34,999 463 174 29.4 23.8-35.7 230 52.3 45.0-59.4 59 18.3 12.8-25.6
$35,000- 49,999 551 207 38.5 32.4-44.9 290 50.9 44.4-57.4 54 10.6 6.6-16.6
$50,000- 74,999 628 225 31.7 26.9-36.9 353 59.8 54.3-65.1 50 8.5 5.9-12.1
$75,000+ 1,157 428 37.1 32.9-41.5 641 55.9 51.5-60.2 88 7.0 5.3- 9.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,533 562 34.7 30.7-38.9 758 49.0 44.9-53.1 213 16.3 13.4-19.7
No 2,637 971 33.5 30.7-36.4 1,416 56.5 53.4-59.5 250 10.0 8.3-12.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,435 637 41.8 38.1-45.7 684 51.0 47.1-54.9 114 7.1 5.6- 9.0
Non-Veteran 2,818 922 31.2 28.5-34.1 1,535 55.4 52.3-58.3 361 13.4 11.6-15.5

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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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