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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

General Preparedness

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Respond.^
Television Radio Internet Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,678 2,869 23.6 22.3-24.9 4,568 39.4 38.0-40.9 453 5.3 4.6- 6.1 3,010 25.7 24.4-27.1 778 6.0 5.4- 6.8
-Onslow County 286 64 20.0 14.5-26.8 136 45.5 37.6-53.5 7 2.9 1.3- 6.6 72 30.2 22.5-39.3 7 1.4 0.6- 3.1
GENDER
Male 105 24 19.5 11.7-30.7 50 41.4 29.9-53.8 2 2.5 0.6- 9.7 29 36.6 24.2-51.1 0 0.0 . - .
Female 181 40 20.5 14.0-29.1 86 50.0 40.6-59.4 5 3.4 1.3- 8.7 43 23.2 16.3-32.0 7 2.9 1.2- 6.4
RACE
White 212 43 20.1 13.5-28.9 106 45.7 36.7-55.0 6 3.3 1.3- 8.0 52 29.9 21.0-40.5 5 1.0 0.4- 2.4
Other 68 20 21.1 12.3-33.6 26 41.6 26.7-58.3 1 2.2 0.3-14.3 19 32.5 17.8-51.7 2 2.6 0.6-10.2
AGE
18-44 99 17 17.3 9.9-28.5 44 40.3 29.4-52.4 5 4.4 1.7-10.7 30 36.6 24.8-50.3 3 1.4 0.4- 4.6
45+ 186 46 23.6 17.4-31.3 92 52.8 44.2-61.3 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8 42 21.3 15.3-28.9 4 1.3 0.5- 3.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 30 25.8 16.0-38.9 48 37.1 25.6-50.3 0 0.0 . - . 31 35.6 22.8-50.9 4 1.5 0.5- 4.4
Some College + 173 34 15.4 10.4-22.1 88 52.1 42.4-61.6 7 5.3 2.3-11.6 41 26.0 17.6-36.7 3 1.3 0.4- 4.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 37 24.4 15.6-36.0 59 36.5 26.2-48.1 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 39 37.2 25.1-51.0 3 1.2 0.3- 4.5
$50,000+ 102 19 16.3 10.0-25.4 60 59.9 48.3-70.4 5 6.6 2.5-16.2 18 17.2 10.0-28.0 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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