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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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 11,506 3,761 30.7 29.3-32.1 6,221 55.2 53.7-56.7 1,524 14.1 13.1-15.2
-Rowan County 357 108 22.7 17.9-28.4 197 62.3 55.4-68.7 52 15.0 10.5-20.9
GENDER
Male 135 47 23.7 16.5-32.8 75 64.3 53.4-73.9 13 12.0 6.3-21.6
Female 222 61 21.9 15.8-29.4 122 60.6 51.8-68.8 39 17.5 11.5-25.8
RACE
White 309 101 25.5 19.9-32.0 170 63.1 55.7-70.0 38 11.4 7.4-17.0
Other 46 6 9.6 4.0-21.1 26 58.9 40.6-74.9 14 31.6 17.1-50.8
AGE
18-44 82 18 15.9 9.2-26.0 52 66.6 53.6-77.5 12 17.5 9.5-30.0
45+ 269 88 28.1 22.4-34.7 141 58.8 51.9-65.4 40 13.1 9.4-18.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 168 49 17.1 11.9-24.0 91 66.5 56.4-75.3 28 16.4 9.9-25.8
Some College + 188 58 27.6 20.3-36.2 106 58.7 49.4-67.4 24 13.7 8.2-22.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 208 61 17.6 12.9-23.6 112 60.3 51.0-69.0 35 22.1 14.5-32.0
$50,000+ 93 34 36.6 25.6-49.2 48 56.2 43.7-68.0 11 7.2 3.7-13.3

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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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