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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction

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  Total
Respond.^
Very satisfied Satisfied Dissatisfied Very dissatisfied
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 16,880 7,679 46.1 45.1-47.2 8,195 48.5 47.4-49.5 819 4.5 4.1- 4.9 187 0.9 0.8- 1.1
-Catawba County 435 225 50.3 44.4-56.1 191 45.4 39.6-51.3 15 3.5 1.6- 7.6 4 0.9 0.3- 2.8
GENDER
Male 168 74 44.9 36.1-54.1 86 49.1 40.0-58.2 5 4.4 1.3-14.3 3 1.6 0.4- 5.9
Female 267 151 54.9 47.3-62.3 105 42.2 34.9-49.8 10 2.7 1.2- 5.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0
RACE
White 389 204 51.5 45.2-57.7 171 44.7 38.6-50.9 11 3.4 1.3- 8.3 3 0.5 0.2- 1.6
Other 45 21 42.7 27.3-59.7 19 49.6 33.1-66.2 4 4.2 1.4-11.8 1 3.4 0.5-20.7
AGE
18-44 156 87 52.4 43.1-61.5 63 43.5 34.6-52.8 6 4.1 1.3-12.7 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 276 138 48.6 42.0-55.2 125 46.7 40.1-53.3 9 2.8 1.4- 5.5 4 2.0 0.6- 6.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 226 97 41.4 33.7-49.6 116 54.1 46.0-62.0 10 3.0 1.4- 6.2 3 1.4 0.4- 5.2
Some College + 209 128 60.0 51.4-68.1 75 35.7 28.1-44.0 5 4.0 1.0-14.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 266 122 44.0 36.8-51.5 127 48.8 41.4-56.3 13 5.6 2.4-12.5 4 1.6 0.5- 4.8
$50,000+ 101 67 62.2 50.4-72.6 33 37.1 26.7-48.9 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 0 0.0 . - .

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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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