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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 9,180 4,507 50.5 48.8-52.1 4,195 44.6 43.0-46.3 387 4.0 3.4- 4.7 91 0.9 0.7- 1.2
GENDER
Male 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
Female 5,702 2,755 50.7 48.7-52.8 2,635 44.1 42.0-46.2 253 4.3 3.4- 5.3 59 0.9 0.6- 1.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 167 81 51.7 40.7-62.6 79 46.4 35.6-57.5 4 1.4 0.4- 4.5 3 0.5 0.1- 1.7
Non-Hispanic 9,008 4,424 50.4 48.8-52.1 4,113 44.6 42.9-46.3 383 4.1 3.5- 4.8 88 0.9 0.7- 1.2
AGE
18-24 224 106 44.2 35.6-53.1 107 51.4 42.5-60.2 8 3.4 1.4- 8.4 3 1.0 0.3- 3.2
25-34 627 334 55.8 50.6-60.8 257 38.5 33.7-43.5 31 5.1 3.1- 8.4 5 0.6 0.3- 1.6
35-44 1,229 621 52.4 48.8-55.9 536 42.7 39.2-46.2 58 3.9 2.9- 5.3 14 1.0 0.5- 2.0
45-54 1,664 750 45.5 42.4-48.6 794 49.0 45.8-52.2 96 4.4 3.4- 5.7 24 1.1 0.6- 1.7
55-64 2,067 999 49.4 46.5-52.3 936 44.9 42.0-47.8 105 4.6 3.4- 6.1 27 1.1 0.7- 1.8
65+ 3,302 1,662 53.8 51.6-56.1 1,536 43.3 41.1-45.6 86 2.3 1.7- 3.2 18 0.5 0.3- 0.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 996 313 28.5 24.3-33.1 591 60.2 54.9-65.2 73 9.4 6.3-13.7 19 2.0 1.1- 3.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,563 1,075 42.5 39.3-45.9 1,337 51.4 48.1-54.8 128 5.1 3.8- 6.8 23 1.0 0.6- 1.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,332 1,160 50.4 47.0-53.8 1,045 44.6 41.2-48.0 100 4.3 3.2- 5.8 27 0.7 0.4- 1.3
College Graduate 3,277 1,950 62.6 60.2-64.9 1,219 35.3 33.0-37.6 86 1.5 1.2- 2.0 22 0.6 0.3- 1.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 810 194 23.9 18.8-29.8 481 57.8 52.1-63.4 110 15.6 12.0-20.0 25 2.7 1.6- 4.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,329 443 32.4 28.6-36.4 757 56.5 52.1-60.7 106 9.1 6.5-12.7 23 2.0 1.2- 3.3
$25,000- 34,999 949 413 38.8 34.1-43.7 479 55.8 50.7-60.7 44 4.5 3.0- 6.7 13 0.9 0.5- 1.7
$35,000-49,999 1,167 547 47.4 43.2-51.7 586 50.4 46.1-54.7 29 1.9 1.2- 3.1 5 0.3 0.1- 0.7
$50,000- 74,999 1,297 757 59.5 55.6-63.3 505 37.0 33.4-40.8 28 2.9 1.6- 5.0 7 0.6 0.2- 1.8
$75,000+ 2,188 1,447 65.7 62.6-68.7 712 32.9 30.0-35.9 24 1.2 0.5- 2.7 5 0.2 0.1- 0.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,399 1,199 33.7 31.3-36.2 1,850 55.0 52.3-57.8 277 9.2 7.6-11.1 73 2.1 1.6- 2.8
No 5,594 3,215 58.3 56.2-60.3 2,253 39.7 37.6-41.7 109 1.8 1.3- 2.4 17 0.3 0.2- 0.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,333 713 52.9 49.0-56.8 567 43.0 39.1-46.9 45 3.4 2.2- 5.2 8 0.7 0.3- 1.4
Non-Veteran 7,845 3,793 50.1 48.3-51.9 3,627 44.9 43.1-46.7 342 4.1 3.4- 4.9 83 0.9 0.7- 1.2

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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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