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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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
-Piedmont NC 6,694 1,027 16.8 15.2-18.5 5,667 83.2 81.5-84.8
GENDER
Male 2,492 383 18.4 15.8-21.3 2,109 81.6 78.7-84.2
Female 4,202 644 15.3 13.5-17.1 3,558 84.7 82.9-86.5
RACE
White 5,323 758 15.4 13.7-17.3 4,565 84.6 82.7-86.3
African American 1,020 205 20.9 17.0-25.3 815 79.1 74.7-83.0
Other Minorities 314 54 17.6 12.3-24.6 260 82.4 75.4-87.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 225 39 15.3 10.1-22.5 186 84.7 77.5-89.9
Non-Hispanic 6,447 983 16.9 15.2-18.6 5,464 83.1 81.4-84.8
AGE
18-24 163 26 19.2 12.2-28.8 137 80.8 71.2-87.8
25-34 515 74 17.4 13.2-22.4 441 82.6 77.6-86.8
35-44 989 148 17.8 14.7-21.3 841 82.2 78.7-85.3
45-54 1,335 197 15.7 13.2-18.6 1,138 84.3 81.4-86.8
55-64 1,486 197 14.0 11.7-16.8 1,289 86.0 83.2-88.3
65+ 2,145 378 17.4 15.4-19.7 1,767 82.6 80.3-84.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 751 148 23.6 18.0-30.4 603 76.4 69.6-82.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,787 333 21.1 17.7-25.0 1,454 78.9 75.0-82.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,612 252 14.3 11.9-17.2 1,360 85.7 82.8-88.1
College Graduate 2,533 292 12.8 10.9-15.1 2,241 87.2 84.9-89.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 626 131 23.1 18.2-28.8 495 76.9 71.2-81.8
$15,000- 24,999 955 189 21.9 17.5-27.0 766 78.1 73.0-82.5
$25,000- 34,999 672 131 21.2 16.5-26.7 541 78.8 73.3-83.5
$35,000- 49,999 845 134 15.7 12.4-19.7 711 84.3 80.3-87.6
$50,000-74,999 937 136 16.6 12.9-21.2 801 83.4 78.8-87.1
$75,000+ 1,650 152 11.1 8.9-13.7 1,498 88.9 86.3-91.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,368 386 17.6 14.6-21.1 1,982 82.4 78.9-85.4
No 4,227 624 16.4 14.6-18.3 3,603 83.6 81.7-85.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 867 141 18.1 14.4-22.6 726 81.9 77.4-85.6
Non-Veteran 5,824 884 16.6 14.9-18.4 4,940 83.4 81.6-85.1

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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