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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction-MALES

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Respond.^
Always Usually Sometimes Rarely Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,570 6,450 54.8 53.3-56.3 2,900 26.1 24.8-27.5 1,292 11.3 10.4-12.4 335 3.2 2.6- 4.0 593 4.5 4.0- 5.1
-MALES 4,221 2,382 55.1 52.6-57.5 979 24.8 22.7-27.0 451 10.9 9.5-12.6 129 3.5 2.6- 4.9 280 5.7 4.7- 6.8
RACE
White 3,398 1,947 57.1 54.5-59.7 849 26.9 24.7-29.3 305 8.6 7.3-10.2 90 2.2 1.7- 3.0 207 5.1 4.1- 6.3
African American 523 271 49.2 42.6-56.0 73 16.9 12.0-23.3 108 21.4 16.2-27.7 28 6.3 3.5-11.2 43 6.1 4.0- 9.3
Other Minorities 274 148 50.3 40.9-59.8 55 24.2 16.6-33.9 33 9.5 5.8-15.3 10 7.5 3.0-17.6 28 8.4 4.9-14.1
AGE
18-24 154 89 58.8 48.4-68.5 35 24.2 16.4-34.3 15 8.9 4.6-16.5 8 4.3 1.9- 9.6 7 3.7 1.3-10.3
25-34 344 182 49.9 42.8-57.0 97 29.4 23.2-36.4 40 10.2 6.8-15.0 13 6.0 2.7-12.9 12 4.6 2.3- 8.7
35-44 606 335 56.1 51.0-61.1 159 24.5 20.6-29.0 74 12.7 9.3-17.1 13 2.9 1.6- 5.4 25 3.8 2.3- 6.1
45-54 847 432 50.9 46.3-55.5 236 29.1 25.1-33.4 117 13.5 10.4-17.4 29 2.5 1.6- 3.9 33 4.0 2.6- 6.2
55-64 1,012 554 54.2 50.0-58.4 240 23.9 20.6-27.6 110 10.4 8.0-13.4 29 2.7 1.5- 4.7 79 8.8 6.6-11.6
65+ 1,233 776 62.9 59.2-66.5 206 15.1 12.9-17.8 93 8.5 6.4-11.2 37 3.1 1.8- 5.0 121 10.4 8.1-13.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 543 256 46.4 39.7-53.3 65 10.6 7.6-14.6 100 23.3 17.5-30.4 24 5.5 3.2- 9.2 98 14.1 10.5-18.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,162 640 54.2 49.1-59.2 233 25.1 20.8-30.0 158 10.6 8.3-13.4 40 3.7 1.8- 7.4 91 6.3 4.4- 9.0
Some Post-H.S. 944 552 58.4 53.3-63.3 219 23.6 19.6-28.2 88 10.9 7.9-14.9 35 4.0 2.4- 6.6 50 3.1 2.1- 4.6
College Graduate 1,567 931 57.3 53.6-60.9 460 31.0 27.7-34.6 105 6.2 4.7- 8.1 30 2.3 1.2- 4.3 41 3.2 2.1- 5.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 366 144 40.8 32.8-49.3 55 17.5 12.3-24.3 80 21.7 15.9-29.0 20 3.8 2.1- 6.8 67 16.2 11.2-22.8
$15,000- 24,999 614 299 45.8 39.0-52.7 113 19.0 13.6-26.0 97 20.3 14.8-27.1 36 7.4 3.5-14.9 69 7.5 5.3-10.5
$25,000- 34,999 455 246 53.1 45.8-60.4 96 20.4 15.6-26.4 48 9.4 6.5-13.4 22 4.5 2.5- 8.1 43 12.5 7.6-19.9
$35,000- 49,999 541 321 62.1 55.7-68.1 119 20.3 16.0-25.6 65 11.3 7.9-15.9 11 1.2 0.5- 2.5 25 5.1 2.7- 9.4
$50,000- 74,999 628 356 53.2 47.6-58.8 186 32.0 26.9-37.6 59 8.8 6.2-12.3 12 4.0 1.7- 9.0 15 1.9 1.0- 3.6
$75,000+ 1,158 738 60.9 56.5-65.2 329 30.7 26.8-35.0 59 5.7 3.7- 8.6 12 1.1 0.5- 2.3 20 1.6 0.9- 2.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,515 746 47.3 43.2-51.4 342 23.4 20.4-26.7 226 17.1 14.0-20.7 75 5.5 3.9- 7.7 126 6.7 5.3- 8.6
No 2,594 1,580 59.6 56.4-62.6 609 25.4 22.7-28.4 210 7.8 6.3- 9.6 51 2.3 1.4- 3.5 144 4.9 3.8- 6.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,408 858 58.3 54.3-62.1 275 22.0 18.8-25.6 126 9.3 7.2-12.0 43 2.7 1.8- 4.2 106 7.7 5.9-10.0
Non-Veteran 2,810 1,522 54.1 51.1-57.1 703 25.6 23.1-28.4 325 11.4 9.7-13.5 86 3.8 2.6- 5.5 174 5.0 3.9- 6.4

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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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