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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 11,739 5,570 48.1 46.6-49.6 5,541 46.7 45.2-48.2 503 4.2 3.6- 4.9 125 1.0 0.8- 1.3
-Buncombe County 258 124 51.7 43.7-59.6 123 44.2 36.5-52.1 8 3.2 1.2- 8.1 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8
GENDER
Male 97 53 54.7 41.6-67.1 40 39.6 27.9-52.7 4 5.7 1.9-16.0 0 0.0 . - .
Female 161 71 48.9 39.6-58.4 83 48.4 39.1-57.8 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5 3 1.8 0.6- 5.4
RACE
White 242 116 50.2 42.3-58.1 116 45.4 37.7-53.3 7 3.4 1.2- 8.9 3 1.0 0.3- 3.1
Other 12 7 74.2 36.6-93.5 4 23.4 5.7-60.7 1 2.4 0.3-18.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 49 24 52.7 37.1-67.8 22 41.0 26.8-56.8 3 6.3 1.9-18.6 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 204 100 52.3 44.4-60.2 96 45.0 37.3-53.0 5 1.1 0.4- 2.7 3 1.6 0.5- 4.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 35 41.1 27.8-55.9 50 49.3 35.5-63.2 6 7.4 2.6-18.9 3 2.3 0.7- 7.0
Some College + 164 89 58.9 49.7-67.5 73 40.7 32.2-49.9 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 135 53 39.2 29.0-50.4 73 52.5 41.4-63.3 7 6.9 2.6-17.1 2 1.4 0.4- 5.6
$50,000+ 79 54 68.8 55.8-79.4 24 30.9 20.3-43.9 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 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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