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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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 15,228 7,990 51.3 50.1-52.6 4,293 29.1 28.0-30.3 1,792 12.3 11.5-13.2 506 3.6 3.1- 4.2 647 3.6 3.2- 4.1
-Catawba County 430 234 58.2 52.2-64.0 123 25.3 20.8-30.4 35 8.2 5.2-12.7 17 4.1 2.3- 7.2 21 4.2 2.4- 7.1
GENDER
Male 168 93 59.8 50.6-68.4 48 24.2 17.7-32.0 13 7.8 4.3-13.8 6 3.5 1.4- 8.8 8 4.7 2.0-10.6
Female 262 141 56.8 48.9-64.3 75 26.4 20.4-33.3 22 8.5 4.3-16.0 11 4.7 2.3- 9.4 13 3.7 1.9- 6.9
RACE
White 373 202 56.1 49.6-62.4 112 28.1 22.9-33.9 25 7.5 4.3-12.8 15 3.9 2.1- 7.0 19 4.5 2.5- 7.9
Other 55 31 67.4 52.4-79.6 10 13.2 6.5-25.1 10 11.1 5.2-22.2 2 5.3 1.3-18.9 2 3.0 0.7-12.0
AGE
18-44 118 65 64.3 53.8-73.6 30 17.0 11.4-24.7 14 10.8 5.4-20.2 5 4.2 1.6-10.4 4 3.7 1.3-10.3
45+ 309 168 53.2 46.6-59.6 93 32.7 26.7-39.3 20 5.7 3.5- 9.2 12 4.1 2.1- 7.9 16 4.4 2.5- 7.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 186 96 54.0 45.0-62.9 45 21.8 15.7-29.6 20 10.5 6.3-16.8 12 7.2 3.7-13.7 13 6.5 3.2-12.5
Some College + 244 138 61.7 53.6-69.2 78 28.2 22.0-35.3 15 6.3 2.7-14.0 5 1.6 0.6- 4.1 8 2.3 1.0- 5.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 227 111 54.7 46.1-63.0 67 24.7 18.6-32.0 20 7.5 4.4-12.4 16 7.9 4.4-13.8 13 5.2 2.5-10.5
$50,000+ 154 92 60.3 51.1-68.9 51 31.7 23.9-40.7 8 5.6 2.6-11.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.4 0.7- 7.4

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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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