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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Landline Cell Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,690 2,776 20.5 19.3-21.7 7,338 66.0 64.6-67.4 1,010 8.5 7.7- 9.5 566 5.0 4.3- 5.8
-Union County 334 58 15.5 8.6-26.3 233 67.9 57.8-76.6 35 12.7 7.8-19.9 8 3.9 1.1-12.8
GENDER
Male 135 26 23.3 10.2-44.9 89 61.2 44.7-75.5 17 13.3 7.0-23.7 3 2.3 0.6- 8.2
Female 199 32 9.5 6.1-14.5 144 73.1 61.2-82.4 18 12.2 6.0-23.5 5 5.1 1.0-22.1
RACE
White 301 50 10.7 7.5-14.9 212 71.4 62.8-78.7 33 13.9 8.5-21.9 6 4.1 1.0-14.7
Other 32 8 48.4 16.1-82.1 20 44.1 16.1-76.4 2 4.6 0.7-24.5 2 2.9 0.6-13.2
AGE
18-44 91 11 15.5 5.6-36.5 68 64.7 48.1-78.4 10 14.4 7.0-27.4 2 5.3 1.1-22.5
45+ 241 47 15.6 11.5-20.7 163 71.9 65.4-77.6 25 10.4 6.8-15.8 6 2.1 0.9- 4.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 128 31 24.2 10.5-46.5 79 57.1 39.5-73.0 14 12.0 5.8-23.2 4 6.7 1.3-28.8
Some College + 205 27 9.2 5.9-14.2 153 75.6 66.0-83.3 21 13.2 6.9-23.7 4 1.9 0.6- 6.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 31 27.9 12.5-51.0 81 51.3 34.6-67.7 17 19.5 9.7-35.3 4 1.3 0.4- 3.8
$50,000+ 146 20 10.9 6.6-17.5 115 83.4 76.0-88.9 10 5.3 2.6-10.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3

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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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