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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 419 204 51.9 45.7-57.9 199 45.0 39.0-51.1 13 2.8 1.5- 5.3 3 0.3 0.1- 1.0
GENDER
Male 145 77 55.0 45.2-64.5 64 41.5 32.3-51.5 4 3.5 1.2- 9.6 0 0.0 . - .
Female 274 127 49.5 41.8-57.2 135 47.6 40.0-55.3 9 2.3 1.1- 4.7 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8
RACE
White 367 181 53.8 47.3-60.2 173 43.1 36.8-49.6 11 2.8 1.4- 5.7 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2
Other 50 22 41.1 25.9-58.3 25 55.5 38.6-71.2 2 2.8 0.7-11.5 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8
AGE
18-44 127 63 51.9 41.9-61.8 61 46.8 36.9-56.9 2 1.0 0.3- 4.1 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
45+ 290 140 51.8 44.9-58.5 137 43.2 36.7-50.0 11 4.7 2.3- 9.4 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 186 86 47.0 37.9-56.3 93 49.6 40.3-58.8 6 3.3 1.1- 9.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
Some College + 231 116 55.1 47.0-62.9 106 42.0 34.4-50.1 7 2.5 1.1- 5.5 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 77 39.0 30.5-48.2 105 54.8 45.7-63.7 10 5.4 2.6-11.0 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4
$50,000+ 158 89 61.6 52.0-70.4 68 38.0 29.3-47.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 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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