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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-WHITES

Does your household have a 3-day supply of nonperishable food for everyone who lives there?
By nonperishable we mean food that does not require refrigeration or cooking.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,629 10,227 85.7 84.5-86.8 1,402 14.3 13.2-15.5
-WHITES 9,095 8,148 88.1 87.0-89.2 947 11.9 10.8-13.0
GENDER
Male 3,451 3,158 90.5 88.8-91.9 293 9.5 8.1-11.2
Female 5,644 4,990 86.0 84.3-87.5 654 14.0 12.5-15.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 164 136 74.7 61.7-84.4 28 25.3 15.6-38.3
Non-Hispanic 8,926 8,007 88.5 87.4-89.6 919 11.5 10.4-12.6
AGE
18-24 218 185 85.3 78.0-90.5 33 14.7 9.5-22.0
25-34 616 519 85.2 81.1-88.5 97 14.8 11.5-18.9
35-44 1,213 1,039 86.5 83.9-88.7 174 13.5 11.3-16.1
45-54 1,658 1,447 86.9 84.5-89.0 211 13.1 11.0-15.5
55-64 2,064 1,866 90.2 88.4-91.9 198 9.8 8.1-11.6
65+ 3,260 3,034 93.3 92.1-94.4 226 6.7 5.6- 7.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 979 892 88.3 83.7-91.7 87 11.7 8.3-16.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,554 2,263 86.8 84.2-89.0 291 13.2 11.0-15.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,309 2,092 89.3 87.1-91.2 217 10.7 8.8-12.9
College Graduate 3,241 2,890 88.2 86.5-89.8 351 11.8 10.2-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 810 693 85.0 80.7-88.5 117 15.0 11.5-19.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,322 1,174 83.9 79.7-87.4 148 16.1 12.6-20.3
$25,000- 34,999 934 839 87.0 82.5-90.5 95 13.0 9.5-17.5
$35,000-49,999 1,162 1,038 89.4 86.7-91.6 124 10.6 8.4-13.3
$50,000- 74,999 1,288 1,138 84.6 81.1-87.6 150 15.4 12.4-18.9
$75,000+ 2,160 1,957 90.5 88.5-92.2 203 9.5 7.8-11.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,386 3,025 88.0 85.9-89.8 361 12.0 10.2-14.1
No 5,573 4,997 88.2 86.8-89.5 576 11.8 10.5-13.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,317 1,213 92.0 89.5-93.9 104 8.0 6.1-10.5
Non-Veteran 7,776 6,933 87.5 86.2-88.7 843 12.5 11.3-13.8

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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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