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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

General Preparedness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,624 6,707 56.6 55.1-58.1 4,917 43.4 41.9-44.9
-Western NC 1,904 1,180 57.4 54.2-60.6 724 42.6 39.4-45.8
GENDER
Male 737 495 62.1 57.0-67.0 242 37.9 33.0-43.0
Female 1,167 685 53.1 49.2-57.1 482 46.9 42.9-50.8
RACE
White 1,751 1,082 56.7 53.4-59.9 669 43.3 40.1-46.6
African American 47 27 52.1 30.6-72.9 20 47.9 27.1-69.4
Other Minorities 93 64 69.7 51.6-83.2 29 30.3 16.8-48.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 39 26 57.4 34.8-77.3 13 42.6 22.7-65.2
Non-Hispanic 1,862 1,152 57.4 54.2-60.6 710 42.6 39.4-45.8
AGE
18-24 42 23 50.4 30.8-69.9 19 49.6 30.1-69.2
25-34 123 60 49.9 39.3-60.4 63 50.1 39.6-60.7
35-44 236 126 51.2 43.8-58.5 110 48.8 41.5-56.2
45-54 306 181 57.7 50.7-64.3 125 42.3 35.7-49.3
55-64 452 291 62.7 57.3-67.8 161 37.3 32.2-42.7
65+ 726 485 65.9 61.7-69.8 241 34.1 30.2-38.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 278 194 64.5 56.3-71.8 84 35.5 28.2-43.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 579 348 56.9 50.7-62.8 231 43.1 37.2-49.3
Some Post-H.S. 504 318 57.9 51.6-63.9 186 42.1 36.1-48.4
College Graduate 539 318 54.2 48.6-59.6 221 45.8 40.4-51.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 258 176 59.3 50.6-67.5 82 40.7 32.5-49.4
$15,000- 24,999 358 238 58.6 50.9-65.9 120 41.4 34.1-49.1
$25,000- 34,999 235 146 59.3 50.4-67.5 89 40.7 32.5-49.6
$35,000- 49,999 251 150 62.8 54.6-70.4 101 37.2 29.6-45.4
$50,000-74,999 249 141 54.5 46.4-62.3 108 45.5 37.7-53.6
$75,000+ 245 143 50.4 42.6-58.3 102 49.6 41.7-57.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 820 514 57.5 52.7-62.2 306 42.5 37.8-47.3
No 1,051 645 57.5 53.2-61.7 406 42.5 38.3-46.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 269 186 70.2 62.9-76.6 83 29.8 23.4-37.1
Non-Veteran 1,635 994 55.6 52.1-59.0 641 44.4 41.0-47.9

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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