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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 361 178 46.5 39.6-53.6 164 48.7 41.7-55.7 17 4.0 2.4- 6.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.0
GENDER
Male 133 67 49.3 38.5-60.3 60 46.6 36.0-57.6 5 3.1 1.1- 8.4 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2
Female 228 111 44.2 35.6-53.1 104 50.4 41.5-59.3 12 4.8 2.6- 8.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2
RACE
White 275 144 51.5 43.8-59.1 117 43.7 36.3-51.4 13 4.2 2.3- 7.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4
Other 82 33 37.2 24.4-52.1 44 58.0 43.5-71.3 4 3.8 1.3-10.2 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8
AGE
18-44 89 38 40.4 28.2-53.9 45 54.2 41.1-66.8 4 3.7 1.4- 9.8 2 1.7 0.4- 6.5
45+ 269 140 52.4 45.6-59.0 116 43.3 36.7-50.1 13 4.3 2.5- 7.5 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 105 37 31.2 19.5-45.8 57 59.6 45.4-72.4 10 7.8 3.8-15.6 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4
Some College + 256 141 53.0 45.0-60.9 107 44.1 36.3-52.1 7 2.4 1.1- 5.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 131 47 32.2 21.6-44.9 73 60.3 47.8-71.6 9 5.3 2.6-10.6 2 2.2 0.5- 8.5
$50,000+ 175 101 54.1 44.8-63.2 67 42.0 33.1-51.4 7 3.8 1.7- 8.6 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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