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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction-MALES

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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
-MALES 4,320 2,107 48.4 46.0-50.9 1,994 46.2 43.8-48.7 174 4.4 3.5- 5.7 45 0.9 0.6- 1.4
RACE
White 3,478 1,752 50.2 47.6-52.8 1,560 45.2 42.6-47.9 134 3.7 2.9- 4.8 32 0.8 0.5- 1.3
African American 530 208 40.5 34.0-47.4 288 52.8 46.0-59.5 27 6.1 3.4-10.8 7 0.6 0.2- 1.3
Other Minorities 286 132 47.8 38.6-57.2 136 43.6 34.6-53.1 13 6.5 2.9-14.0 5 2.1 0.7- 6.2
AGE
18-24 154 69 44.4 34.6-54.8 78 51.0 40.8-61.2 5 3.9 1.3-11.4 2 0.6 0.1- 2.8
25-34 344 180 53.2 46.0-60.3 142 39.9 33.1-47.0 20 6.1 3.4-11.0 2 0.7 0.1- 4.4
35-44 615 289 47.6 42.6-52.7 285 45.8 40.8-50.9 29 4.8 3.0- 7.7 12 1.7 0.9- 3.3
45-54 852 360 42.5 38.0-47.1 428 51.9 47.3-56.5 50 4.4 3.1- 6.2 14 1.2 0.6- 2.1
55-64 1,027 494 48.4 44.2-52.5 480 46.1 41.9-50.3 43 4.7 3.0- 7.3 10 0.8 0.4- 1.7
65+ 1,302 701 54.9 51.2-58.5 571 43.3 39.7-47.0 25 1.5 0.9- 2.5 5 0.3 0.1- 0.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 566 187 34.1 27.9-40.9 329 55.5 48.7-62.1 37 7.7 4.7-12.5 13 2.7 1.3- 5.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,186 498 43.9 38.8-49.0 616 50.4 45.4-55.5 60 5.1 3.3- 7.7 12 0.6 0.3- 1.2
Some Post-H.S. 965 479 48.0 43.1-53.0 435 46.0 41.0-51.0 38 5.1 3.1- 8.2 13 0.9 0.4- 1.8
College Graduate 1,597 941 59.1 55.5-62.6 610 38.4 34.9-41.9 39 2.0 1.1- 3.7 7 0.6 0.2- 1.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 373 92 29.3 21.6-38.5 224 55.1 46.6-63.3 48 13.8 8.8-21.0 9 1.8 0.8- 4.0
$15,000- 24,999 635 216 38.9 32.0-46.2 360 52.8 45.7-59.7 49 6.7 4.5- 9.8 10 1.6 0.8- 3.3
$25,000- 34,999 472 187 37.5 30.7-44.7 255 57.2 50.0-64.2 20 4.2 2.4- 7.2 10 1.2 0.6- 2.3
$35,000- 49,999 553 262 47.6 41.2-54.1 274 48.1 41.6-54.5 14 4.1 1.4-11.3 3 0.3 0.1- 0.9
$50,000- 74,999 633 355 52.0 46.3-57.6 258 43.2 37.7-48.9 15 3.9 1.7- 8.6 5 0.9 0.3- 2.8
$75,000+ 1,169 756 64.3 60.0-68.3 398 34.0 30.1-38.3 14 1.6 0.6- 4.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,554 578 35.4 31.7-39.3 818 53.1 49.1-57.2 121 9.0 6.7-11.9 37 2.4 1.5- 3.9
No 2,652 1,478 54.8 51.7-57.8 1,118 42.5 39.5-45.5 49 2.4 1.5- 3.9 7 0.3 0.1- 0.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,467 764 50.3 46.5-54.1 636 45.4 41.6-49.3 52 3.3 2.2- 4.8 15 1.0 0.6- 1.9
Non-Veteran 2,850 1,341 47.9 44.9-50.8 1,357 46.4 43.5-49.4 122 4.8 3.6- 6.4 30 0.9 0.6- 1.5

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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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