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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-WHITES

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
-WHITES 8,333 7,938 94.6 93.7-95.3 395 5.4 4.7- 6.3 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 3,031 2,784 91.4 89.7-92.8 247 8.6 7.2-10.3 0 0.0 . - .
Female 5,302 5,154 97.3 96.6-97.9 148 2.7 2.1- 3.4 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Hispanic 155 147 97.6 92.7-99.2 8 2.4 0.8- 7.3 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 8,173 7,786 94.5 93.6-95.2 387 5.5 4.8- 6.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-24 204 200 98.3 94.7-99.5 4 1.7 0.5- 5.3 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 579 551 93.1 89.1-95.7 28 6.9 4.3-10.9 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 1,134 1,088 95.4 93.5-96.8 46 4.6 3.2- 6.5 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 1,495 1,400 93.2 91.1-94.8 95 6.8 5.2- 8.9 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 1,860 1,755 93.2 91.2-94.8 105 6.8 5.2- 8.8 0 0.0 . - .
65+ 3,006 2,892 95.3 94.0-96.3 114 4.7 3.7- 6.0 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 901 849 92.2 89.0-94.6 52 7.8 5.4-11.0 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,341 2,219 93.7 91.8-95.2 122 6.3 4.8- 8.2 0 0.0 . - .
Some Post-H.S. 2,096 1,983 94.5 92.9-95.8 113 5.5 4.2- 7.1 0 0.0 . - .
College Graduate 2,986 2,880 95.8 94.4-96.9 106 4.2 3.1- 5.6 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 752 703 91.7 87.7-94.4 49 8.3 5.6-12.3 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 1,237 1,166 94.1 92.0-95.8 71 5.9 4.2- 8.0 0 0.0 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 867 821 94.2 91.4-96.2 46 5.8 3.8- 8.6 0 0.0 . - .
$35,000-49,999 1,058 1,004 92.2 88.5-94.7 54 7.8 5.3-11.5 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000- 74,999 1,179 1,123 94.1 91.6-95.9 56 5.9 4.1- 8.4 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 1,978 1,905 95.6 93.8-96.9 73 4.4 3.1- 6.2 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,122 2,948 94.0 92.6-95.2 174 6.0 4.8- 7.4 0 0.0 . - .
No 5,117 4,901 94.9 93.7-95.8 216 5.1 4.2- 6.3 0 0.0 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,154 1,064 90.3 87.2-92.6 90 9.7 7.4-12.8 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 7,177 6,872 95.2 94.3-96.0 305 4.8 4.0- 5.7 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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