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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction

How often do you get the social and emotional support you need?

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  Total
Respond.^
Always Usually Sometimes Rarely Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,228 7,990 51.3 50.1-52.6 4,293 29.1 28.0-30.3 1,792 12.3 11.5-13.2 506 3.6 3.1- 4.2 647 3.6 3.2- 4.1
-Wayne County 434 230 49.8 42.3-57.4 109 29.8 22.5-38.5 55 14.2 9.7-20.3 11 2.0 0.9- 4.2 29 4.1 2.7- 6.2
GENDER
Male 136 74 49.0 35.3-62.8 34 29.0 16.2-46.3 16 15.7 8.0-28.4 3 2.5 0.8- 7.7 9 3.9 1.9- 7.8
Female 298 156 50.6 43.0-58.1 75 30.6 23.6-38.5 39 12.9 8.7-18.8 8 1.6 0.7- 3.8 20 4.3 2.6- 7.0
RACE
White 279 160 52.5 42.2-62.6 80 35.6 25.4-47.2 23 8.1 4.8-13.3 5 1.0 0.3- 3.1 11 2.8 1.4- 5.4
Other 153 69 44.5 34.2-55.3 28 19.4 12.6-28.7 32 25.6 15.9-38.6 6 3.8 1.4- 9.8 18 6.7 4.0-11.0
AGE
18-44 121 58 46.1 33.8-59.0 41 36.9 24.5-51.3 18 15.4 8.4-26.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 3 0.9 0.2- 3.4
45+ 309 171 54.6 48.2-60.8 67 21.8 17.1-27.5 37 12.9 9.0-18.3 9 3.0 1.2- 6.9 25 7.7 5.1-11.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 211 112 47.7 35.9-59.7 40 26.1 14.5-42.5 37 19.2 11.5-30.3 4 1.9 0.5- 6.3 18 5.2 3.0- 8.8
Some College + 222 118 52.5 43.5-61.3 68 32.8 24.9-41.8 18 9.4 5.6-15.6 7 2.1 0.9- 5.2 11 3.1 1.6- 6.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 122 48.0 37.9-58.2 47 24.0 15.5-35.3 39 19.2 12.0-29.2 10 3.7 1.7- 7.9 21 5.1 3.1- 8.3
$50,000+ 141 78 54.9 44.8-64.7 47 33.5 24.9-43.5 11 8.6 4.7-15.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 4 2.7 1.0- 7.2

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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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