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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 436 162 35.3 29.3-41.9 248 57.8 50.9-64.4 21 6.1 3.3-10.9 5 0.8 0.3- 2.0
GENDER
Male 171 61 33.3 24.2-43.8 101 59.3 48.4-69.4 8 7.2 2.9-16.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
Female 265 101 37.5 29.9-45.7 147 56.1 47.6-64.3 13 4.9 2.6- 9.0 4 1.4 0.5- 3.9
RACE
White 355 134 37.4 30.9-44.4 203 58.1 50.9-64.9 14 3.5 1.9- 6.4 4 1.0 0.4- 2.7
Other 79 28 31.3 19.1-46.8 43 56.1 40.2-70.9 7 12.2 4.8-27.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
AGE
18-44 97 38 33.3 23.1-45.4 55 60.6 47.9-72.0 4 6.1 1.8-18.5 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 336 124 37.1 30.3-44.4 190 55.4 47.9-62.7 17 6.1 3.5-10.5 5 1.4 0.6- 3.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 220 72 28.3 20.6-37.5 138 65.9 55.9-74.6 8 5.3 1.9-14.0 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0
Some College + 216 90 44.0 35.6-52.8 110 47.8 39.2-56.5 13 7.0 3.5-13.5 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 245 74 28.3 21.0-37.0 153 62.3 52.7-71.0 16 8.9 4.5-17.1 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9
$50,000+ 131 68 45.7 35.4-56.4 58 50.9 40.2-61.6 4 2.7 0.9- 7.7 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8

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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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