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Old 01-12-2012, 12:34 PM
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I saw a thread asking people's ages. This may have been done already, but I am curious who my fellow forum members are. Since the poll only works for one question, here is a "form" instead:

Age:

Gender:

Marital status: Single, divorced, married, widowed

Profession: Unemployed, part-time, blue-collar, white-collar, professional

Average household income: under 50k, 50-100k, 100k-200k, 200k+

Region: Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Northern Midwest, Southern Midwest, Southwest, Northwest, other

Residence type: Rural, light suburban, dense suburban, urban

Percentage you believe you are prepared:

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years:

What do you consider yourself: Hardcore survivalist, prepper, realist, suburbanivalist, urban survivor

Have fun.

Oh me first:

Age: 43

Gender: M

Marital status: Married + 3 kids

Profession: white-collar (not a doctor, lawyer, etc.)

Average household income: 100k-200k

Region: Mid-Atlantic

Residence type: light suburban

Percentage you believe you are prepared: 60%

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: 35-45%

What do you consider yourself: Suburbanivalist
Old 01-12-2012, 12:39 PM
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Age:
22

Gender:
Manly man

Marital status: Single, divorced, married, widowed
Dating

Profession: Unemployed, part-time, blue-collar, white-collar, professional
Blue-collar, although I wear a green shirt.

Average household income: under 50k, 50-100k, 100k-200k, 200k+
30k

Region: Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Northern Midwest, Southern Midwest, Southwest, Northwest, other
Nothwest

Residence type: Rural, light suburban, dense suburban, urban
Light suburban for our state, you would call it Rural if you lived in a state with more than 1 million people lol.

Percentage you believe you are prepared:
15-20%

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years:
50/50, It seems like it could go either way lol.

What do you consider yourself: Hardcore survivalist, prepper, realist, suburbanivalist, urban survivor:
Prepper, but growing up in the hills makes living without stuff/ Jerry rigging a lot easier.
Old 01-12-2012, 12:43 PM
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Age: 56

Gender: Male

Marital status: Married

Profession: White-collar

Average household income: 50-100k

Region: Northwest

Residence type: Rural, light suburban, dense suburban, urban

Percentage you believe you are prepared: I believe I have started but am not fully prepared.

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: Hmmm - 40-50%

What do you consider yourself: Prepared realist
Old 01-12-2012, 12:47 PM
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Age: 45

Gender: F

Marital status: Divorced 2 grown kids

Profession: Sr Mngment

Average household income: I prefer not to share

Region: Pacific Northwest

Residence type: urban

Percentage you believe you are prepared: 50%

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: 75%

What do you consider yourself: Self sufficiency aficionado (prepper)
Old 01-12-2012, 12:49 PM
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Age: 27

Gender: male

Marital status: married + 1 infant/toddler

Profession: White collar? I work in IT

Average household income: I would rather not say

Region: Northeast

Residence type: dense suburban, but BOL is rural

Percentage you believe you are prepared: 20%

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: 25%

What do you consider yourself: realist


I don't really think we're going to get a SHTF collapse in the next few years. I prep for other things like losing a job, a huge snowstorm (we're due for a big one), etc.
Old 01-12-2012, 12:50 PM
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Age: 28

Gender: Male

Marital status: Married

Profession: Professional

Average household income: Err ... Pass

Region: UK

Residence type: Dense Suburban / Urban

Percentage you believe you are prepared: 60%

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: 100%

What do you consider yourself: Suburbanivalist / Urban Survivor
Old 01-12-2012, 01:22 PM
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Age: 42

Gender: Male

Marital status: Married

Profession: Professional

Average household income: 50-100k

Region: Stockholm County, Sweden

Residence type: Suburban and family house in the country

Percentage you believe you are prepared: 75%

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: 80%

What do you consider yourself: Prepper, realist, survivor
Old 01-12-2012, 01:28 PM
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Male 46
Marital status Married
Profession: Pro
Ave Income north of 50k
Region midwest
Residence: homestead
Prep percent 50-75
Perentage of wtshtf 25 percent
What do you consider yourself: Homesteader prepaired!
Old 01-12-2012, 02:38 PM
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Old 01-12-2012, 02:57 PM
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Age: 20

Gender: Male

Marital status: Single

Profession: Student for building Construction Management (Work at fleet farm doing anything they tell me to)

Average household income: Live with parents but will not include their wages. 3-8 thousand a year

Region: Northern Midwest,

Residence type: Outskirts of Rural area about 2 miles from a town of 500

Percentage you believe you are prepared: 20% of what I would like to have but working daily to improve my position. I could get through a 3 month disaster with out to many problems

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: Depends what happens this year but over all 60%

What do you consider yourself Prepper that loves shooting guns
Old 01-12-2012, 03:00 PM
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[QUOTE=GhostPepper5K;3647785]I saw a thread asking people's ages. This may have been done already, but I am curious who my fellow forum members are. Since the poll only works for one question, here is a "form" instead:

Age:43

Gender:m

Marital status: marrided

Profession: blue-collar,

Average household income: skip

Region: Northwest,

Residence type: light suburban,

Percentage you believe you are prepared:60

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years:75

What do you consider yourself: prepper, realist, suburbanivalist,
Old 01-12-2012, 03:24 PM
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Age:54

Gender:F

Marital status: Single, divorced, married, widowed
Married

Profession: Unemployed, part-time, blue-collar, white-collar, professional
White collar

Average household income: under 50k, 50-100k, 100k-200k, 200k+
no ones business - more than some and less than others

Region: Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Northern Midwest, Southern Midwest, Southwest, Northwest, other
Northeast

Residence type: Rural, light suburban, dense suburban, urban
rural

Percentage you believe you are prepared:
80%

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years:
90%

What do you consider yourself: Hardcore survivalist, prepper, realist, suburbanivalist, urban survivor
prepper/realist
Old 01-12-2012, 03:28 PM
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Age: 19

Gender: Male

Marital status: Single

Profession: white collar (student technical networking assistant)

Average household income: 50-100k

Region: Northeast

Residence type: light suburban

Percentage you believe you are prepared: 40%

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: 25%

What do you consider yourself: realist
Old 01-12-2012, 03:37 PM
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Age: 48

Gender: M

Marital status: committed relationship of 12 years we both don't need the piece of paper

Profession: professional

Average household income: 50-100k

Region: Central mid-west

Residence type:suburban with a rural vacation home

Percentage you believe you are prepared: 75%

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: 40% of a major issue, 80% short term issues(lasting 3-6 months)

What do you consider yourself: realist, with a pioneer mentality
Old 01-12-2012, 03:38 PM
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Percentage you believe you are prepared:
I might live another 20 years, so I am only 10% prepped.
Old 01-12-2012, 03:40 PM
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I am old enough to not want to post all my personal business on the internet.
Old 01-12-2012, 03:50 PM
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Age: 67

Gender: F

Marital status: widowed

Profession: white-collar, professional

Average household income: 200k+

Region: Northeast

Residence type: Rural,

Percentage you believe you are prepared: 150

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years:
100

What do you consider yourself: realist,
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Old 01-12-2012, 03:52 PM
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I am old enough to not want to post all my personal business on the internet.
Kinda resembles data mining, yes? lol

Age: Old

Gender: In my profile

Marital status: In my profile

Profession: In profile

Average household income: Not in profile...nunya bizness

Region: Top right corner of my post

Residence type: Away from town

Percentage you believe you are prepared: Not enough

Percentage you feel WTSHTF is likely to happen in the next 5 years: Predictions are for Myans

What do you consider yourself: Prepper, realist
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I am old enough to not want to post all my personal business on the internet.
You signed on the internet so it is out there we just have to find it.
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