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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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 11,655 10,328 88.2 87.1-89.2 455 4.3 3.7- 5.0 872 7.5 6.6- 8.5
-Rowan County 362 318 87.9 82.7-91.7 14 4.4 2.4- 8.0 30 7.7 4.7-12.3
GENDER
Male 135 111 83.2 74.3-89.4 10 8.0 3.9-15.7 14 8.8 4.8-15.6
Female 227 207 91.9 84.6-95.9 4 1.4 0.5- 4.1 16 6.7 3.0-14.3
RACE
White 311 270 85.6 79.3-90.2 14 5.5 3.0- 9.9 27 9.0 5.4-14.6
Other 49 46 97.8 92.0-99.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.2 0.6- 8.0
AGE
18-44 83 74 89.5 78.9-95.1 3 3.7 1.1-11.4 6 6.8 2.5-17.2
45+ 274 240 86.6 80.8-90.9 11 5.2 2.6- 9.8 23 8.2 5.1-13.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 147 89.4 83.1-93.5 8 4.1 1.7- 9.6 16 6.5 3.6-11.2
Some College + 191 171 86.6 77.8-92.2 6 4.7 2.0-10.7 14 8.8 4.2-17.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 212 189 87.8 79.5-93.1 6 3.0 1.1- 8.1 17 9.2 4.6-17.4
$50,000+ 93 80 87.3 77.6-93.2 7 7.4 3.3-16.0 6 5.2 1.9-13.4

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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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