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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 330 100 29.5 22.2-38.0 183 55.2 46.4-63.6 47 15.3 10.5-21.8
GENDER
Male 135 44 27.4 18.1-39.1 77 62.1 49.2-73.5 14 10.5 5.5-18.9
Female 195 56 31.1 21.1-43.4 106 49.8 39.0-60.7 33 19.0 12.0-28.9
RACE
White 297 88 30.4 22.7-39.3 168 53.8 45.3-62.1 41 15.8 10.6-22.9
Other 32 11 22.8 8.3-49.0 15 65.3 34.7-86.9 6 11.9 3.8-31.7
AGE
18-44 92 20 27.9 16.9-42.5 55 56.6 42.4-69.7 17 15.5 8.6-26.4
45+ 236 80 31.9 25.6-38.9 126 52.9 45.6-60.1 30 15.2 10.0-22.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 126 42 37.5 23.3-54.1 67 51.9 35.8-67.6 17 10.7 5.4-19.9
Some College + 203 58 23.9 17.5-31.8 115 57.4 48.0-66.2 30 18.7 12.0-28.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 131 42 21.5 13.2-33.0 66 59.4 43.9-73.3 23 19.1 10.1-33.1
$50,000+ 145 40 22.5 15.9-30.9 85 58.7 49.0-67.8 20 18.7 11.8-28.3

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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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