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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

General Preparedness

Does your household have a written disaster evacuation plan for how you will leave your home,
in case of a large-scale disaster or emergency that requires evacuation?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,562 1,883 17.2 16.1-18.5 9,679 82.8 81.5-83.9
-New Hanover County 316 66 19.1 14.1-25.3 250 80.9 74.7-85.9
GENDER
Male 114 24 19.7 12.0-30.6 90 80.3 69.4-88.0
Female 202 42 18.4 12.9-25.6 160 81.6 74.4-87.1
RACE
White 263 51 16.7 12.2-22.6 212 83.3 77.4-87.8
Other 53 15 27.4 13.8-47.2 38 72.6 52.8-86.2
AGE
18-44 68 12 15.1 8.1-26.6 56 84.9 73.4-91.9
45+ 243 52 20.9 14.7-28.8 191 79.1 71.2-85.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 25 18.7 11.5-28.9 69 81.3 71.1-88.5
Some College + 222 41 19.2 13.1-27.2 181 80.8 72.8-86.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 152 42 25.8 17.3-36.8 110 74.2 63.2-82.7
$50,000+ 108 8 8.6 3.9-17.8 100 91.4 82.2-96.1

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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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