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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 396 169 43.8 37.9-49.8 203 51.3 45.2-57.3 18 3.7 2.2- 6.3 6 1.3 0.5- 3.0
GENDER
Male 158 75 43.4 34.7-52.6 75 52.7 43.5-61.7 6 3.1 1.3- 7.4 2 0.8 0.2- 3.0
Female 238 94 44.1 36.7-51.9 128 49.6 42.1-57.2 12 4.4 2.4- 8.1 4 1.8 0.6- 5.4
RACE
White 339 152 47.5 41.0-54.1 170 48.9 42.4-55.5 12 2.2 1.2- 4.1 5 1.4 0.5- 3.5
Other 56 17 23.7 13.9-37.5 32 63.5 48.3-76.4 6 12.1 5.2-25.8 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4
AGE
18-44 169 75 44.7 36.0-53.7 82 50.0 41.1-59.0 10 4.6 2.3- 8.9 2 0.7 0.2- 3.4
45+ 227 94 42.6 35.4-50.2 121 52.7 45.1-60.2 8 2.7 1.3- 5.8 4 1.9 0.7- 5.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 63 31.1 23.9-39.5 118 65.0 56.6-72.6 9 3.2 1.6- 6.4 2 0.6 0.1- 2.6
Some College + 204 106 56.2 47.9-64.1 85 37.7 30.1-45.9 9 4.2 2.0- 8.8 4 1.9 0.6- 5.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 215 74 35.5 27.8-44.0 124 59.1 50.6-67.1 14 4.6 2.6- 8.2 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5
$50,000+ 124 77 60.9 50.4-70.5 42 34.2 25.0-44.7 2 2.4 0.6- 9.5 3 2.5 0.8- 7.7

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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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