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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction

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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
-Durham County 604 301 51.0 45.0-57.0 274 44.6 38.7-50.6 26 3.7 2.1- 6.6 3 0.7 0.1- 3.7
GENDER
Male 200 99 50.4 40.4-60.3 95 46.3 36.5-56.5 6 3.3 1.0-10.1 0 0.0 . - .
Female 404 202 51.6 44.9-58.2 179 42.9 36.5-49.6 20 4.1 2.4- 7.0 3 1.4 0.3- 7.0
RACE
White 377 199 56.7 50.0-63.2 157 37.9 31.8-44.4 18 4.0 2.1- 7.4 3 1.4 0.3- 7.1
Other 225 100 44.7 35.0-54.7 117 51.9 41.9-61.8 8 3.4 1.2- 9.5 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 178 86 48.9 39.5-58.3 84 46.2 36.9-55.7 7 3.9 1.6- 9.5 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0
45+ 420 211 53.6 47.7-59.3 188 42.7 37.0-48.5 19 3.5 2.2- 5.6 2 0.3 0.1- 1.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 150 56 34.1 22.6-47.8 84 56.9 43.3-69.6 8 6.6 2.3-17.4 2 2.4 0.4-13.2
Some College + 454 245 57.4 50.9-63.6 190 39.9 33.8-46.4 18 2.7 1.5- 4.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 233 77 32.9 23.5-43.8 136 58.7 47.9-68.7 18 6.7 3.1-13.9 2 1.7 0.3- 9.7
$50,000+ 303 190 66.2 59.0-72.7 107 32.0 25.7-39.1 6 1.8 0.7- 4.6 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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