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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 401 196 52.4 45.9-58.8 191 44.9 38.5-51.4 12 2.6 1.3- 4.9 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0
GENDER
Male 164 87 51.8 41.7-61.8 68 44.2 34.3-54.6 8 3.7 1.6- 8.2 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
Female 237 109 52.9 44.8-60.7 123 45.5 37.7-53.5 4 1.5 0.5- 4.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
RACE
White 305 148 55.3 48.2-62.3 147 42.1 35.3-49.3 8 2.2 1.0- 5.1 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3
Other 91 44 43.8 31.0-57.5 43 52.5 38.8-65.8 4 3.7 1.2-10.6 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 149 78 54.5 44.8-63.9 69 44.3 34.9-54.0 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 252 118 49.0 42.0-56.1 122 45.8 38.8-52.9 10 4.6 2.2- 9.2 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 170 74 42.6 32.9-52.9 87 52.1 41.8-62.2 8 5.0 2.3-10.5 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
Some College + 231 122 59.3 51.1-66.9 104 39.7 32.1-47.9 4 0.8 0.2- 2.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 199 80 41.3 32.3-50.9 109 54.2 44.5-63.5 9 4.3 2.0- 8.9 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
$50,000+ 152 91 62.7 53.3-71.2 59 36.4 27.9-45.8 2 0.9 0.2- 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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