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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,287 7,763 77.4 76.1-78.7 2,524 22.6 21.3-23.9
-Wake County 671 510 77.5 72.7-81.7 161 22.5 18.3-27.3
GENDER
Male 237 183 81.6 73.5-87.6 54 18.4 12.4-26.5
Female 434 327 73.7 67.7-79.0 107 26.3 21.0-32.3
RACE
White 494 387 79.6 74.4-83.9 107 20.4 16.1-25.6
Other 167 115 73.4 62.9-81.8 52 26.6 18.2-37.1
AGE
18-44 223 162 76.0 68.2-82.4 61 24.0 17.6-31.8
45+ 439 340 79.4 74.6-83.4 99 20.6 16.6-25.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 153 112 73.7 60.4-83.7 41 26.3 16.3-39.6
Some College + 516 396 79.0 74.3-83.0 120 21.0 17.0-25.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 229 161 68.7 57.4-78.1 68 31.3 21.9-42.6
$50,000+ 354 280 80.6 75.4-85.0 74 19.4 15.0-24.6

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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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