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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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 10,254 3,423 31.9 30.4-33.5 5,491 54.3 52.7-55.9 1,340 13.8 12.7-14.9
-Wake County 676 189 26.0 21.5-31.0 399 58.8 53.2-64.1 88 15.2 11.6-19.8
GENDER
Male 237 80 29.6 22.0-38.4 127 56.6 47.2-65.6 30 13.8 8.4-22.0
Female 439 109 22.7 18.0-28.2 272 60.8 54.6-66.7 58 16.5 12.2-22.0
RACE
White 495 143 26.5 21.7-32.0 295 60.3 54.5-65.8 57 13.2 9.8-17.5
Other 171 42 23.1 15.4-33.3 99 57.5 46.0-68.3 30 19.4 11.8-30.2
AGE
18-44 226 46 24.5 17.9-32.7 137 57.4 48.8-65.7 43 18.0 12.4-25.5
45+ 441 141 28.2 23.6-33.5 255 60.1 54.3-65.7 45 11.6 8.3-16.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 46 24.7 15.1-37.6 89 57.3 43.5-70.0 21 18.1 9.8-31.0
Some College + 518 142 26.5 21.9-31.8 309 59.3 53.7-64.7 67 14.2 10.6-18.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 231 67 21.1 14.8-29.2 122 54.4 43.3-65.1 42 24.5 15.8-35.8
$50,000+ 360 94 28.8 23.0-35.4 227 60.1 53.5-66.4 39 11.1 7.9-15.4

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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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