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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Landline Cell Other Don't know
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,690 2,776 20.5 19.3-21.7 7,338 66.0 64.6-67.4 1,010 8.5 7.7- 9.5 566 5.0 4.3- 5.8
-Wayne County 354 84 20.7 15.1-27.7 225 64.4 56.0-72.0 22 7.5 3.9-14.0 23 7.4 3.4-15.3
GENDER
Male 114 25 17.2 10.1-27.8 73 64.3 50.3-76.2 9 9.6 3.8-22.4 7 9.0 2.7-26.1
Female 240 59 24.3 16.6-34.1 152 64.5 54.9-73.0 13 5.4 2.6-11.0 16 5.8 3.2-10.1
RACE
White 238 46 19.3 12.4-28.7 162 67.0 56.9-75.7 15 8.6 3.6-19.0 15 5.1 2.7- 9.5
Other 112 37 23.0 14.2-35.1 61 60.0 44.7-73.6 7 6.1 2.5-14.0 7 10.9 3.0-32.4
AGE
18-44 77 14 18.8 9.8-33.2 53 61.0 44.8-75.1 5 10.2 3.6-25.9 5 9.9 2.7-29.9
45+ 276 70 22.1 16.2-29.5 171 66.9 59.1-73.9 17 5.5 3.1- 9.4 18 5.5 3.2- 9.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 184 53 26.9 18.3-37.7 104 57.8 46.1-68.7 12 4.9 2.5- 9.3 15 10.4 3.8-25.5
Some College + 170 31 14.1 8.0-23.6 121 71.4 59.3-81.0 10 10.4 4.1-23.6 8 4.2 1.8- 9.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 49 23.4 16.4-32.1 111 65.7 56.2-74.2 14 6.9 3.6-12.6 8 4.0 1.8- 8.9
$50,000+ 100 12 8.4 4.1-16.4 78 77.1 61.7-87.5 5 11.5 3.7-30.6 5 3.0 1.2- 7.4

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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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