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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 370 180 49.2 42.0-56.4 177 47.2 40.2-54.4 13 3.6 1.8- 7.2 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 150 68 48.7 37.1-60.4 75 48.1 36.7-59.6 7 3.2 1.3- 7.6 0 0.0 . - .
Female 220 112 49.7 41.8-57.6 102 46.3 38.4-54.3 6 4.0 1.4-11.1 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 303 152 50.9 42.9-58.9 142 45.0 37.4-52.9 9 4.1 1.8- 8.9 0 0.0 . - .
Other 65 28 44.7 30.2-60.2 34 53.4 38.1-68.2 3 1.9 0.6- 5.9 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 86 39 49.2 34.8-63.8 43 45.8 32.0-60.3 4 5.0 1.6-14.5 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 278 139 49.8 43.1-56.4 131 47.7 41.1-54.4 8 2.5 1.2- 5.2 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 31 28.7 19.0-40.8 49 65.1 51.6-76.5 4 6.2 1.7-20.6 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 285 149 56.0 48.0-63.7 127 41.2 33.7-49.1 9 2.8 1.3- 5.8 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 46 25.8 18.4-34.9 77 66.8 56.8-75.5 10 7.4 3.7-14.3 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 193 113 59.4 50.8-67.5 79 38.7 30.9-47.3 1 1.8 0.3-11.7 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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