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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction

How often do you get the social and emotional support you need?

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  Total
Respond.^
Always Usually Sometimes Rarely Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,782 8,665 51.5 50.5-52.6 4,565 27.9 27.0-28.8 2,238 13.2 12.5-13.9 756 4.3 3.9- 4.8 558 3.1 2.7- 3.4
-Alamance County 449 213 47.5 41.5-53.5 139 31.5 26.2-37.4 57 14.4 10.2-20.1 23 4.2 2.6- 6.7 17 2.4 1.4- 3.9
GENDER
Male 140 71 50.3 39.4-61.2 44 30.9 21.6-42.0 12 13.5 6.4-26.4 6 3.0 1.1- 7.7 7 2.3 1.0- 4.9
Female 309 142 45.4 39.0-52.1 95 32.0 26.1-38.4 45 15.1 10.9-20.5 17 5.0 2.9- 8.6 10 2.5 1.3- 4.7
RACE
White 338 160 49.5 42.9-56.1 114 34.2 28.3-40.6 39 11.2 7.8-15.7 16 3.6 1.9- 6.4 9 1.6 0.8- 3.2
Other 109 51 42.5 31.1-54.8 25 26.0 15.8-39.6 18 21.8 11.8-36.7 7 5.6 2.5-12.1 8 4.0 1.9- 8.4
AGE
18-44 172 75 45.0 36.0-54.4 59 33.2 25.0-42.6 28 17.4 10.8-27.0 7 3.3 1.4- 7.2 3 1.1 0.3- 3.4
45+ 276 137 50.3 43.5-57.2 80 29.5 23.7-36.1 29 10.9 7.1-16.3 16 5.3 3.0- 9.4 14 3.9 2.3- 6.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 102 46.3 37.5-55.4 57 28.0 20.2-37.4 29 16.7 9.9-26.8 16 5.6 3.1- 9.8 12 3.4 1.8- 6.3
Some College + 231 110 48.5 40.6-56.5 82 35.2 28.1-42.9 28 12.5 8.1-18.7 7 2.9 1.2- 6.8 4 1.0 0.4- 2.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 259 121 46.9 39.1-55.0 71 25.1 19.1-32.3 39 19.7 13.0-28.9 17 5.5 3.1- 9.5 11 2.7 1.4- 5.0
$50,000+ 114 49 46.5 35.6-57.7 49 40.5 30.4-51.5 12 10.1 5.2-18.7 3 2.5 0.6- 9.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.5

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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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