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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction

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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
-Johnston County 459 225 46.4 39.9-52.9 212 47.3 40.9-53.8 19 5.8 2.7-11.9 3 0.6 0.1- 2.2
GENDER
Male 175 74 34.0 26.1-42.9 94 58.1 48.1-67.5 6 7.1 2.1-21.2 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4
Female 284 151 57.2 48.9-65.1 118 37.9 30.5-45.9 13 4.6 2.2- 9.3 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6
RACE
White 373 188 48.9 41.5-56.4 166 44.0 36.9-51.4 16 6.3 2.7-14.2 3 0.7 0.2- 2.9
Other 83 36 36.7 25.5-49.6 44 59.4 46.2-71.3 3 3.9 1.0-13.6 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 151 71 47.3 37.0-57.9 75 46.6 36.4-57.0 5 6.1 1.7-19.5 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 304 151 44.5 37.6-51.7 137 48.9 41.5-56.3 13 5.4 2.7-10.5 3 1.2 0.3- 4.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 195 86 41.1 31.4-51.6 97 48.0 37.9-58.3 11 10.5 4.3-23.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
Some College + 262 137 50.1 41.7-58.4 115 47.1 38.9-55.6 8 2.0 0.9- 4.5 2 0.8 0.1- 4.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 220 91 36.3 28.1-45.3 116 52.5 42.9-61.9 11 10.1 3.9-23.6 2 1.2 0.2- 5.2
$50,000+ 186 108 55.6 46.0-64.8 75 43.1 34.0-52.8 3 1.3 0.4- 4.4 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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