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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 418 206 50.3 43.3-57.3 189 45.7 38.7-52.8 13 2.4 1.3- 4.5 10 1.7 0.8- 3.3
GENDER
Male 162 76 52.9 42.5-63.0 77 43.4 33.6-53.8 5 2.4 0.9- 6.2 4 1.3 0.4- 4.1
Female 256 130 47.9 38.8-57.1 112 47.7 38.3-57.2 8 2.5 1.1- 5.4 6 2.0 0.8- 4.5
RACE
White 311 155 48.6 40.3-56.9 139 47.2 38.7-55.8 11 3.0 1.5- 5.9 6 1.3 0.5- 3.0
Other 104 50 53.5 41.1-65.5 49 43.1 31.5-55.5 2 1.5 0.4- 5.8 3 1.9 0.5- 6.3
AGE
18-44 106 51 48.7 36.1-61.5 51 49.7 37.0-62.5 3 1.3 0.4- 4.4 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
45+ 309 154 51.5 44.8-58.1 136 42.1 35.7-48.8 10 3.5 1.7- 6.9 9 2.9 1.4- 5.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 60 36.0 24.4-49.4 87 58.6 45.4-70.7 6 2.9 1.2- 6.8 6 2.5 1.0- 6.1
Some College + 258 146 60.2 52.6-67.3 101 36.6 29.6-44.2 7 2.1 0.9- 5.0 4 1.1 0.4- 3.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 73 46.5 35.8-57.5 98 47.2 36.8-57.8 8 3.3 1.5- 7.1 8 3.0 1.4- 6.5
$50,000+ 174 101 54.2 43.9-64.2 67 42.8 32.8-53.4 5 2.4 0.9- 6.6 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9

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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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