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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 396 168 41.9 35.6-48.5 204 52.7 46.2-59.2 18 3.8 2.3- 6.3 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7
GENDER
Male 160 76 42.7 33.6-52.2 72 52.2 42.6-61.7 9 3.4 1.6- 7.1 3 1.7 0.5- 5.8
Female 236 92 41.2 32.7-50.4 132 53.3 44.3-62.0 9 4.1 2.0- 8.3 3 1.4 0.4- 4.7
RACE
White 358 156 41.7 35.4-48.2 180 52.6 45.9-59.2 16 3.9 2.3- 6.7 6 1.8 0.7- 4.3
Other 35 12 48.5 27.2-70.3 21 48.2 27.4-69.7 2 3.3 0.7-13.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 83 36 42.4 30.3-55.4 42 54.0 41.1-66.4 4 2.7 1.0- 7.4 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2
45+ 310 131 41.6 35.4-48.0 160 51.8 45.3-58.3 14 4.6 2.6- 8.2 5 2.0 0.7- 5.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 78 36.0 27.8-45.1 129 57.9 48.8-66.4 13 4.7 2.5- 8.5 3 1.5 0.4- 5.1
Some College + 173 90 49.3 39.8-58.9 75 46.4 36.9-56.2 5 2.7 1.1- 6.9 3 1.6 0.4- 5.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 232 88 36.9 28.5-46.2 127 56.6 47.4-65.4 14 5.0 2.7- 8.9 3 1.5 0.4- 5.2
$50,000+ 110 63 56.6 45.7-67.0 44 41.0 30.9-52.0 2 1.9 0.5- 7.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7

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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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