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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

General Preparedness

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 10,394 9,167 87.3 86.1-88.5 427 4.6 4.0- 5.3 800 8.1 7.1- 9.2
-Orange County 290 262 86.4 78.5-91.7 6 2.4 0.9- 6.0 22 11.2 6.4-19.1
GENDER
Male 101 82 79.5 67.4-88.0 4 4.2 1.4-11.9 15 16.3 8.8-28.1
Female 189 180 92.3 78.5-97.6 2 0.8 0.2- 4.0 7 6.8 1.9-21.6
RACE
White 234 206 82.1 72.4-88.9 6 3.1 1.2- 7.8 22 14.8 8.5-24.5
Other 54 54 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 83 72 81.9 67.0-91.0 3 3.5 1.0-11.3 8 14.5 6.3-29.9
45+ 206 189 90.6 84.2-94.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.3 14 8.1 4.3-14.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 61 53 75.8 51.6-90.2 4 8.2 2.5-23.7 4 16.0 4.3-44.8
Some College + 229 209 89.3 82.1-93.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1 18 9.9 5.5-17.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 98 91 93.3 83.9-97.4 3 3.7 0.9-14.4 4 3.0 1.0- 8.5
$50,000+ 153 135 85.3 75.6-91.5 2 1.6 0.4- 6.5 16 13.1 7.2-22.7

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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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