Spontaneous Evacuation Following a Dirty Bomb or Pandemic Influenza: Highlights from a National Survey of Urban Residents' Intended Behavior

Date
11/2007
Description

Reports results of a national survey to assess the evacuation intentions of urban citizens following emergency scenarios. Includes information on how likely it would be for evacuees to go to a rural or urban area. Discusses the potential impact of an urban evacuation on rural areas.

Center
NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis
Authors
Michael Meit, Thomas Briggs, Alene Kennedy, Janet Sutton, Jacob Feldman