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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

General Preparedness

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N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,678 2,869 23.6 22.3-24.9 4,568 39.4 38.0-40.9 453 5.3 4.6- 6.1 3,010 25.7 24.4-27.1 778 6.0 5.4- 6.8
-Union County 334 81 17.9 13.3-23.7 141 45.5 36.8-54.5 21 9.2 5.2-15.7 68 22.1 15.7-30.2 23 5.3 3.2- 8.5
GENDER
Male 135 29 16.0 10.1-24.5 62 53.0 39.4-66.2 7 4.3 1.8-10.0 28 20.1 12.2-31.2 9 6.6 3.1-13.3
Female 199 52 19.3 13.0-27.7 79 39.7 29.6-50.7 14 13.0 6.7-23.8 40 23.7 14.9-35.6 14 4.3 2.3- 7.9
RACE
White 301 76 18.9 14.0-25.1 128 43.2 35.3-51.5 19 10.0 5.6-17.3 56 22.0 15.2-30.7 22 5.8 3.5- 9.4
Other 32 5 10.9 3.2-31.4 13 61.2 29.6-85.5 2 3.8 0.6-19.7 11 22.4 8.2-48.2 1 1.8 0.2-12.9
AGE
18-44 91 14 11.8 6.3-21.1 43 47.1 33.2-61.5 12 13.7 7.0-25.0 18 23.9 14.0-37.8 4 3.4 1.2- 9.1
45+ 241 66 25.7 19.9-32.5 97 43.2 36.2-50.5 9 3.4 1.7- 6.7 50 19.9 14.8-26.2 19 7.8 4.8-12.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 128 37 18.2 10.9-28.7 38 44.5 28.5-61.6 6 5.2 2.0-12.9 39 29.5 17.9-44.6 8 2.6 1.2- 5.7
Some College + 205 44 17.7 12.2-25.0 103 46.4 37.4-55.7 14 11.7 5.9-22.0 29 16.8 10.2-26.5 15 7.2 4.1-12.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 35 18.2 11.1-28.5 47 41.3 24.9-59.8 7 11.0 4.0-26.6 37 25.8 15.1-40.5 7 3.7 1.5- 9.1
$50,000+ 146 32 19.8 13.3-28.5 72 49.2 39.7-58.8 11 8.5 4.2-16.5 21 16.3 10.0-25.5 10 6.1 3.1-11.8

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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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