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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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 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
-Catawba County 346 153 42.2 35.6-49.1 170 52.5 45.4-59.5 14 3.8 2.0- 6.9 9 1.5 0.7- 3.1
GENDER
Male 128 55 35.7 26.0-46.8 67 60.2 48.7-70.6 5 3.8 1.4-10.2 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
Female 218 98 47.8 39.8-56.0 103 45.9 38.0-54.0 9 3.8 1.8- 7.5 8 2.5 1.2- 5.4
RACE
White 316 140 44.8 38.3-51.5 156 50.2 43.5-56.8 12 3.4 1.8- 6.3 8 1.6 0.7- 3.4
Other 26 12 29.9 13.2-54.5 11 63.0 37.0-83.1 2 6.1 1.2-26.4 1 1.0 0.1- 7.6
AGE
18-44 73 35 42.5 29.4-56.8 36 55.0 40.6-68.6 2 2.5 0.5-10.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 270 115 41.2 34.8-48.0 134 51.5 44.8-58.2 12 4.7 2.5- 8.6 9 2.5 1.2- 5.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 166 54 28.9 20.4-39.2 95 62.5 51.5-72.3 11 6.4 3.2-12.7 6 2.2 0.9- 5.3
Some College + 180 99 54.4 46.0-62.6 75 43.4 35.3-51.9 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 184 71 34.2 25.4-44.3 94 57.1 46.3-67.2 12 6.7 3.4-12.8 7 2.0 0.9- 4.4
$50,000+ 120 63 51.8 41.6-61.8 55 46.8 36.9-57.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5

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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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