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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,526 8,692 77.2 76.0-78.5 2,834 22.8 21.5-24.0
-Rowan County 358 274 77.8 70.6-83.6 84 22.2 16.4-29.4
GENDER
Male 132 110 79.1 64.9-88.6 22 20.9 11.4-35.1
Female 226 164 76.6 69.2-82.7 62 23.4 17.3-30.8
RACE
White 308 244 81.4 73.5-87.3 64 18.6 12.7-26.5
Other 48 28 61.2 43.0-76.8 20 38.8 23.2-57.0
AGE
18-44 82 63 74.7 60.2-85.3 19 25.3 14.7-39.8
45+ 271 207 80.1 74.3-84.9 64 19.9 15.1-25.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 172 121 67.2 55.0-77.5 51 32.8 22.5-45.0
Some College + 186 153 87.3 81.5-91.5 33 12.7 8.5-18.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 212 155 73.2 64.2-80.7 57 26.8 19.3-35.8
$50,000+ 89 76 89.8 81.1-94.7 13 10.2 5.3-18.9

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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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