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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

General Preparedness

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
-New Hanover County 316 268 79.3 71.9-85.2 48 20.7 14.8-28.1
GENDER
Male 112 96 76.9 63.6-86.3 16 23.1 13.7-36.4
Female 204 172 81.7 73.9-87.6 32 18.3 12.4-26.1
RACE
White 263 224 81.3 74.0-87.0 39 18.7 13.0-26.0
Other 53 44 72.2 50.0-87.1 9 27.8 12.9-50.0
AGE
18-44 68 49 70.2 55.7-81.5 19 29.8 18.5-44.3
45+ 243 214 84.7 76.1-90.6 29 15.3 9.4-23.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 95 77 67.3 50.3-80.6 18 32.7 19.4-49.7
Some College + 221 191 84.3 77.1-89.5 30 15.7 10.5-22.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 153 130 77.8 65.7-86.5 23 22.2 13.5-34.3
$50,000+ 109 89 80.3 70.2-87.5 20 19.7 12.5-29.8

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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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