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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 402 171 44.5 37.2-52.2 209 51.9 44.4-59.3 21 3.5 2.1- 5.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
GENDER
Male 161 74 45.5 35.4-56.0 75 49.7 39.3-60.0 11 4.7 2.4- 8.9 1 0.1 0.0- 1.1
Female 241 97 43.6 33.2-54.7 134 53.9 43.1-64.4 10 2.4 1.2- 4.9 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 251 109 44.0 36.2-52.1 123 49.2 41.2-57.2 18 6.6 3.9-11.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
Other 147 60 41.3 31.1-52.2 84 57.9 47.0-68.1 3 0.8 0.3- 2.7 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 133 53 45.4 33.8-57.6 73 51.6 39.8-63.3 7 2.9 1.3- 6.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 264 116 43.6 36.6-50.7 133 51.9 44.7-59.0 14 4.3 2.5- 7.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 35 40.3 24.8-57.9 67 58.7 41.3-74.1 2 1.0 0.3- 4.2 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 297 136 47.0 39.8-54.3 141 48.0 40.7-55.3 19 4.9 2.9- 8.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 48 34.3 21.5-49.9 99 61.4 46.6-74.3 10 4.2 2.1- 8.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
$50,000+ 193 104 54.6 45.9-63.0 81 43.0 34.6-51.7 8 2.5 1.1- 5.4 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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