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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 381 180 45.6 39.1-52.2 175 48.4 41.7-55.1 22 4.7 2.8- 7.7 4 1.4 0.4- 4.4
GENDER
Male 135 59 40.4 30.4-51.3 70 55.9 45.0-66.3 5 2.2 0.8- 6.0 1 1.5 0.2- 9.7
Female 246 121 50.8 43.3-58.2 105 40.7 33.7-48.2 17 7.2 4.1-12.4 3 1.2 0.4- 4.0
RACE
White 319 161 49.5 42.2-56.9 140 45.8 38.4-53.4 16 4.1 2.3- 7.4 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3
Other 62 19 28.5 17.4-43.0 35 59.5 44.3-73.1 6 7.1 2.8-16.9 2 4.9 1.0-21.2
AGE
18-44 156 73 45.6 35.9-55.6 69 48.1 38.2-58.2 12 5.5 2.8-10.5 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4
45+ 223 106 45.7 38.1-53.4 106 49.1 41.3-56.9 9 3.1 1.5- 6.3 2 2.1 0.4-10.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 195 79 37.3 28.8-46.7 98 55.2 45.5-64.5 16 6.6 3.6-11.9 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8
Some College + 185 100 53.6 44.5-62.5 77 41.8 33.1-51.0 6 2.8 1.1- 6.8 2 1.8 0.4- 8.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 202 79 35.5 27.2-44.9 104 55.9 46.3-65.1 17 6.9 3.8-12.1 2 1.7 0.3- 8.4
$50,000+ 125 75 59.2 48.3-69.2 47 39.0 29.1-49.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 2 1.4 0.3- 5.6

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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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