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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 439 218 48.9 42.9-55.0 191 44.0 38.0-50.0 23 6.2 3.5-11.0 7 0.9 0.4- 2.2
GENDER
Male 175 81 45.3 36.2-54.8 82 45.9 36.9-55.2 10 8.0 3.5-17.4 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7
Female 264 137 52.4 44.6-60.1 109 42.1 34.5-50.1 13 4.5 2.3- 8.8 5 1.0 0.4- 2.7
RACE
White 383 190 48.1 41.7-54.5 169 47.4 41.0-53.9 17 3.4 2.0- 5.8 7 1.1 0.5- 2.7
Other 55 27 52.0 36.0-67.6 22 30.2 18.5-45.1 6 17.8 7.1-38.1 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 119 58 48.9 38.2-59.6 52 42.3 32.2-53.1 8 8.2 3.4-18.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4
45+ 316 159 49.2 42.8-55.6 136 45.1 38.8-51.7 15 4.6 2.6- 8.0 6 1.1 0.5- 2.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 84 46.4 37.5-55.6 88 45.8 37.0-54.8 12 6.0 3.0-11.9 6 1.8 0.7- 4.6
Some College + 249 134 51.0 42.8-59.2 103 42.4 34.6-50.7 11 6.4 2.6-14.8 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 233 96 41.1 32.9-49.8 113 46.8 38.4-55.4 18 10.5 5.4-19.3 6 1.6 0.6- 4.2
$50,000+ 154 95 59.2 49.8-68.1 57 39.5 30.7-48.9 2 1.3 0.3- 6.0 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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