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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction

In general, how satisfied are you with your life?

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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 15,473 7,116 45.8 44.6-47.0 7,507 48.5 47.2-49.7 675 4.6 4.0- 5.2 175 1.2 0.9- 1.6
-Cabarrus County 362 169 49.9 42.6-57.2 175 45.0 38.0-52.2 15 4.5 2.4- 8.2 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0
GENDER
Male 135 66 53.0 42.0-63.7 66 45.0 34.6-56.0 1 1.5 0.2- 9.6 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
Female 227 103 47.3 37.6-57.3 109 45.0 35.9-54.5 14 7.0 3.7-13.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1
RACE
White 303 142 51.4 43.2-59.6 147 43.7 36.0-51.7 11 4.2 2.0- 8.7 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5
Other 58 27 43.9 29.7-59.2 27 50.3 35.3-65.3 4 5.8 1.9-16.1 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 105 49 53.4 41.1-65.3 49 40.1 29.1-52.2 7 6.5 2.9-14.1 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 254 119 46.8 39.4-54.3 124 49.6 42.2-57.0 8 2.5 1.1- 5.4 3 1.1 0.3- 4.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 61 38.8 28.8-49.8 78 53.8 42.8-64.3 7 6.2 2.4-15.5 2 1.2 0.2- 5.7
Some College + 213 107 55.7 46.3-64.6 97 40.6 32.0-49.7 8 3.6 1.6- 7.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 63 33.7 24.5-44.3 90 53.7 43.4-63.7 14 11.2 5.9-20.1 3 1.5 0.4- 5.3
$50,000+ 147 86 61.6 50.8-71.4 60 37.9 28.2-48.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 0 0.0 . - .

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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