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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 402 169 40.6 32.7-49.0 211 55.1 46.9-63.0 18 3.4 2.0- 5.7 4 0.8 0.2- 3.1
GENDER
Male 160 67 40.2 27.7-54.3 80 54.6 41.4-67.2 11 4.0 2.0- 7.6 2 1.2 0.2- 6.0
Female 242 102 41.1 33.8-48.8 131 55.7 48.0-63.2 7 2.8 1.2- 6.3 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8
RACE
White 287 133 48.0 41.0-55.0 139 47.3 40.3-54.4 11 3.2 1.7- 6.0 4 1.5 0.4- 5.5
Other 109 34 33.1 17.6-53.6 68 62.8 43.8-78.5 7 4.1 1.7- 9.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 92 33 37.2 22.0-55.4 56 61.0 43.3-76.3 3 1.8 0.5- 5.9 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 305 134 43.6 37.3-50.1 152 50.0 43.5-56.6 15 4.8 2.8- 8.2 4 1.5 0.4- 5.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 49 35.9 20.1-55.7 85 59.6 41.2-75.6 8 4.3 1.9- 9.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Some College + 259 120 43.5 36.3-51.1 126 52.3 44.7-59.8 10 2.9 1.5- 5.5 3 1.3 0.3- 5.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 60 24.2 17.7-32.0 118 68.5 59.9-76.0 12 5.3 2.8- 9.8 4 2.0 0.5- 7.2
$50,000+ 158 85 49.9 40.3-59.5 69 48.1 38.5-57.8 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 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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