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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

General Preparedness

How well prepared do you feel your household is to handle a large-scale disaster or emergency?
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  Total
Respond.^
Well prepared Somewhat prepared Not prepared at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,254 3,423 31.9 30.4-33.5 5,491 54.3 52.7-55.9 1,340 13.8 12.7-14.9
-Orange County 285 81 27.9 20.6-36.6 161 56.5 48.0-64.7 43 15.6 10.9-21.8
GENDER
Male 100 36 36.6 23.9-51.6 53 52.0 38.2-65.5 11 11.4 5.5-21.9
Female 185 45 20.3 14.0-28.3 108 60.5 50.7-69.4 32 19.3 13.0-27.7
RACE
White 229 69 30.3 21.6-40.5 126 55.8 46.1-65.0 34 14.0 9.4-20.4
Other 54 11 20.4 10.0-37.1 34 58.9 40.7-74.9 9 20.7 9.8-38.6
AGE
18-44 82 14 23.4 12.0-40.5 52 60.5 45.2-74.0 16 16.1 9.1-27.1
45+ 202 67 32.5 25.2-40.7 108 52.4 44.2-60.5 27 15.1 9.8-22.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 18 26.7 14.1-44.6 36 63.5 45.1-78.6 5 9.8 3.3-25.6
Some College + 226 63 28.2 19.9-38.4 125 54.6 45.1-63.8 38 17.2 11.7-24.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 96 24 29.5 15.1-49.6 54 54.3 37.6-70.0 18 16.2 8.9-27.8
$50,000+ 152 41 25.4 17.9-34.8 87 56.5 46.5-66.1 24 18.0 11.4-27.3

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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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