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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

General Preparedness

Does your household have a working flashlight and working batteries for your use if the
electricity is out?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,662 11,153 95.2 94.5-95.8 509 4.8 4.2- 5.5
-Rowan County 364 348 95.7 92.3-97.7 16 4.3 2.3- 7.7
GENDER
Male 136 134 99.4 97.3-99.9 2 0.6 0.1- 2.7
Female 228 214 92.7 86.7-96.1 14 7.3 3.9-13.3
RACE
White 313 303 96.8 93.0-98.6 10 3.2 1.4- 7.0
Other 49 43 90.7 79.2-96.2 6 9.3 3.8-20.8
AGE
18-44 83 77 93.9 86.3-97.4 6 6.1 2.6-13.7
45+ 276 266 97.2 94.4-98.6 10 2.8 1.4- 5.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 164 94.1 87.3-97.4 9 5.9 2.6-12.7
Some College + 191 184 97.2 93.7-98.8 7 2.8 1.2- 6.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 200 92.3 85.9-95.9 13 7.7 4.1-14.1
$50,000+ 93 91 99.3 97.3-99.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7

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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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