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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 403 212 53.8 46.8-60.6 173 40.7 34.2-47.6 14 4.6 1.9-11.2 4 0.9 0.3- 2.4
GENDER
Male 149 83 54.6 43.3-65.4 60 38.6 28.7-49.6 4 5.8 1.5-20.1 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1
Female 254 129 52.9 45.1-60.6 113 43.0 35.5-50.9 10 3.4 1.6- 7.0 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9
RACE
White 337 184 56.3 48.9-63.4 137 37.3 30.6-44.5 13 5.7 2.2-14.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3
Other 63 26 44.4 27.0-63.2 36 54.5 35.9-72.0 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 133 74 53.3 41.8-64.5 54 40.2 29.7-51.6 5 6.5 1.9-19.8 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 265 136 54.6 47.4-61.6 118 41.8 34.9-49.0 8 2.5 1.2- 5.3 3 1.1 0.4- 3.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 63 44.4 31.7-57.9 69 44.5 32.1-57.5 9 10.6 3.8-26.1 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8
Some College + 260 149 59.9 52.3-67.1 104 38.6 31.4-46.3 5 0.9 0.3- 2.6 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 68 42.4 30.4-55.3 79 46.7 34.6-59.2 11 9.5 3.3-24.8 3 1.4 0.4- 4.4
$50,000+ 178 108 60.7 52.2-68.6 68 37.4 29.7-45.9 2 1.9 0.4- 8.3 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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