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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 444 207 48.6 41.2-56.1 216 45.7 38.3-53.3 17 5.2 2.3-11.1 4 0.5 0.1- 1.7
GENDER
Male 140 69 48.4 35.1-61.9 64 44.0 30.7-58.3 6 7.5 2.3-21.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
Female 304 138 48.8 41.2-56.4 152 47.1 39.6-54.7 11 3.3 1.7- 6.3 3 0.8 0.2- 3.2
RACE
White 284 146 53.1 42.9-63.0 125 43.3 33.4-53.8 10 2.9 1.4- 5.9 3 0.7 0.2- 2.7
Other 158 60 40.7 30.8-51.3 90 49.7 39.2-60.3 7 9.4 2.9-26.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
AGE
18-44 123 57 46.8 34.5-59.6 60 46.3 33.7-59.3 5 6.3 1.9-18.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8
45+ 317 149 51.2 44.9-57.4 153 44.4 38.3-50.7 12 3.9 2.1- 7.1 3 0.5 0.2- 1.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 82 36.3 26.4-47.5 124 56.0 44.2-67.3 8 7.4 2.5-20.0 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2
Some College + 227 125 61.1 52.6-68.9 91 35.1 27.6-43.4 9 3.1 1.5- 6.4 2 0.7 0.1- 3.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 243 94 43.7 33.9-54.1 134 47.6 37.7-57.7 12 7.8 2.9-19.2 3 0.8 0.2- 3.4
$50,000+ 141 88 64.2 54.4-72.9 48 32.3 24.0-41.9 5 3.5 1.4- 8.7 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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