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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Landline Cell Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,425 2,515 21.3 20.0-22.7 6,456 64.7 63.1-66.2 946 9.0 8.1-10.0 508 5.0 4.3- 5.8
-Orange County 290 68 19.6 14.1-26.5 192 68.2 59.4-75.9 21 10.6 5.2-20.5 9 1.6 0.8- 3.3
GENDER
Male 101 26 23.7 14.1-37.0 65 60.4 45.3-73.7 7 14.5 5.1-35.0 3 1.4 0.4- 4.6
Female 189 42 16.1 11.2-22.4 127 75.0 67.0-81.6 14 7.1 3.6-13.6 6 1.8 0.7- 4.4
RACE
White 234 55 19.3 14.0-26.0 158 68.6 58.7-77.1 13 10.3 4.1-23.5 8 1.8 0.8- 3.7
Other 54 13 20.7 8.2-43.2 33 66.9 46.8-82.3 7 11.2 4.1-26.9 1 1.3 0.2- 8.5
AGE
18-44 83 16 19.2 10.4-32.8 61 67.3 51.0-80.3 5 12.9 4.1-33.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2
45+ 206 52 20.1 15.1-26.3 131 69.4 61.9-75.9 16 8.4 4.6-14.8 7 2.1 0.9- 4.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 61 28 35.1 21.2-52.0 25 58.5 41.2-74.0 4 3.4 1.2- 9.4 4 3.1 1.0- 9.2
Some College + 229 40 15.4 9.8-23.4 167 70.8 60.2-79.6 17 12.6 5.9-24.8 5 1.2 0.5- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 98 30 24.2 13.2-40.2 56 57.8 40.3-73.6 8 15.2 4.3-41.9 4 2.8 1.0- 7.6
$50,000+ 153 26 15.9 10.3-23.6 116 76.3 67.0-83.7 9 7.4 3.2-16.2 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7

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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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