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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 399 173 43.0 36.3-49.9 197 51.4 44.6-58.1 27 5.5 3.5- 8.5 2 0.2 0.0- 0.6
GENDER
Male 162 70 43.1 33.5-53.2 82 51.1 41.2-60.8 10 5.9 2.9-11.6 0 0.0 . - .
Female 237 103 42.9 33.8-52.4 115 51.7 42.4-60.8 17 5.2 3.0- 8.7 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1
RACE
White 355 155 43.5 36.3-51.1 172 50.1 42.8-57.4 26 6.2 3.9- 9.7 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7
Other 42 17 39.7 24.0-57.7 24 58.8 40.9-74.6 1 1.6 0.2-10.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 114 42 40.5 29.4-52.6 68 56.2 44.4-67.4 4 3.2 1.2- 8.8 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 284 131 45.6 39.0-52.4 128 46.1 39.4-53.1 23 7.9 5.1-12.1 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 231 91 38.0 30.0-46.6 123 55.8 47.3-64.0 16 6.1 3.4-10.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
Some College + 168 82 50.1 39.1-61.0 74 45.0 34.5-56.0 11 4.7 2.4- 9.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 101 41.6 32.7-51.0 116 50.6 41.5-59.5 22 7.7 4.7-12.5 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
$50,000+ 111 56 49.3 37.5-61.3 53 49.1 37.3-61.0 2 1.6 0.4- 6.2 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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