Excluding vaccination, what is the ONE most likely thing you would do if a pandemic
flu outbreak were reported IN YOUR STATE? Please choose one from the following list?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
Consult a website 196 8.6 0.9 6.9 10.3
Avoid crowds and public events 635 18.8 0.9 17.0 20.6
Consult your doctor 1149 39.6 1.2 37.2 42.1
Try to get a prescription for an anti-viral drug such as Tamiflu 101 3.3 0.4 2.5 4.2
Reduce or avoid travel 37 1.2 0.2 0.7 1.6
Wash hands frequently 323 10.7 0.8 9.2 12.2
Wear a face mask 34 1.1 0.3 0.6 1.6
Keep household members at home while the outbreak lasts 279 10.7 0.8 9.1 12.3
Stock up on medicines and food to help with flu symptoms 58 2.6 0.5 1.6 3.5
Something else 92 3.4 0.5 2.4 4.4

Among all respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
ASKED ONLY FROM JANUARY THROUGH FEBRUARY OF 2009