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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 332 321 92.0 77.0-97.5 11 8.0 2.5-23.0
GENDER
Male 134 130 85.0 55.8-96.2 4 15.0 3.8-44.2
Female 198 191 97.3 93.5-98.9 7 2.7 1.1- 6.5
RACE
White 299 296 98.7 92.5-99.8 3 1.3 0.2- 7.5
Other 32 24 46.8 16.9-79.2 8 53.2 20.8-83.1
AGE
18-44 91 87 88.4 63.3-97.1 4 11.6 2.9-36.7
45+ 239 232 96.7 92.2-98.6 7 3.3 1.4- 7.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 127 119 83.0 54.9-95.2 8 17.0 4.8-45.1
Some College + 204 201 98.4 94.2-99.6 3 1.6 0.4- 5.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 123 79.3 50.8-93.4 9 20.7 6.6-49.2
$50,000+ 145 144 99.1 93.9-99.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1

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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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