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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction

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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 12,553 5,717 45.4 43.8-47.0 6,090 48.9 47.3-50.5 603 4.6 3.9- 5.3 143 1.2 0.9- 1.6
-Alamance County 340 142 44.7 35.8-53.8 182 51.7 42.6-60.8 13 3.1 1.4- 6.4 3 0.5 0.2- 1.7
GENDER
Male 120 49 44.6 31.3-58.7 66 50.9 37.3-64.3 5 4.5 1.5-12.5 0 0.0 . - .
Female 220 93 44.7 33.3-56.7 116 52.4 40.3-64.3 8 1.9 0.8- 4.5 3 0.9 0.3- 3.1
RACE
White 280 121 45.5 35.2-56.3 145 51.4 40.7-62.1 11 2.3 1.2- 4.6 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3
Other 58 20 40.7 24.3-59.5 36 53.7 36.1-70.4 2 5.6 1.2-22.1 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 77 35 47.1 30.4-64.4 39 49.7 32.6-67.0 3 3.2 0.8-11.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 260 107 42.8 35.7-50.2 141 53.4 46.1-60.6 10 3.0 1.5- 5.9 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 155 60 38.6 28.6-49.6 85 56.6 45.6-67.0 8 3.8 1.7- 8.1 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9
Some College + 185 82 49.2 35.8-62.8 97 48.1 34.6-61.8 5 2.5 0.7- 9.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 183 59 31.8 22.0-43.5 111 63.8 51.7-74.5 10 3.2 1.5- 6.7 3 1.1 0.3- 3.6
$50,000+ 114 65 57.6 43.5-70.5 47 39.0 26.6-53.0 2 3.4 0.7-14.7 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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