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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 317 149 44.0 37.1-51.2 148 45.8 38.7-53.0 16 7.7 4.1-14.0 4 2.5 0.8- 7.5
GENDER
Male 111 55 47.4 36.4-58.7 47 40.6 29.8-52.3 6 7.2 2.5-19.0 3 4.8 1.4-14.9
Female 206 94 40.9 32.5-49.8 101 50.7 41.8-59.5 10 8.1 3.7-16.8 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6
RACE
White 265 130 48.4 40.8-56.1 120 43.3 35.9-51.0 11 5.1 2.5-10.3 4 3.2 1.0- 9.3
Other 52 19 27.1 15.6-42.8 28 55.4 37.2-72.2 5 17.5 6.1-41.1 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 68 24 34.9 23.0-49.1 36 51.2 37.4-64.9 8 13.9 6.0-28.7 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 244 124 50.2 42.4-58.0 108 41.7 34.2-49.6 8 3.9 1.6- 8.9 4 4.2 1.4-12.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 32 30.0 19.8-42.5 52 44.9 32.1-58.3 8 18.2 8.1-36.0 2 7.0 1.8-24.0
Some College + 223 117 49.4 41.1-57.8 96 46.2 37.9-54.7 8 3.6 1.5- 8.5 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 151 49 28.5 19.7-39.3 85 55.5 44.6-66.0 13 10.3 5.4-18.9 4 5.6 1.8-16.0
$50,000+ 109 72 67.4 56.0-77.1 36 32.0 22.4-43.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 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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