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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Emotional Support and Life Satisfaction

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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
-Piedmont NC 6,702 3,688 54.6 52.6-56.5 1,794 26.8 25.2-28.5 723 11.2 10.0-12.6 198 3.6 2.7- 4.8 299 3.8 3.2- 4.4
GENDER
Male 2,467 1,368 54.5 51.2-57.7 615 25.7 23.1-28.6 261 11.2 9.2-13.6 78 4.1 2.7- 6.3 145 4.5 3.5- 5.7
Female 4,235 2,320 54.7 52.3-57.0 1,179 27.8 25.9-29.9 462 11.3 9.8-12.9 120 3.1 2.2- 4.5 154 3.1 2.4- 3.9
RACE
White 5,319 2,950 55.9 53.8-58.0 1,537 29.7 27.9-31.6 487 8.9 7.7-10.2 142 2.7 1.9- 3.7 203 2.8 2.3- 3.5
African American 1,036 537 50.0 45.1-55.0 193 19.8 15.9-24.3 203 20.8 16.8-25.3 38 4.5 2.6- 7.8 65 4.9 3.5- 6.8
Other Minorities 312 181 54.3 45.8-62.7 59 21.4 15.4-28.9 29 8.3 4.8-13.9 16 8.5 3.8-17.9 27 7.5 4.5-12.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 229 108 47.8 38.0-57.9 53 21.9 14.7-31.3 30 12.4 7.5-19.8 15 9.6 3.9-21.7 23 8.3 4.6-14.4
Non-Hispanic 6,453 3,566 55.0 53.1-57.0 1,739 27.3 25.6-29.0 691 11.1 9.8-12.5 182 3.2 2.4- 4.2 275 3.4 2.9- 4.0
AGE
18-24 170 86 54.8 45.5-63.7 50 24.8 18.0-33.0 23 13.8 8.5-21.6 7 5.2 2.0-12.7 4 1.5 0.5- 4.2
25-34 523 267 53.2 47.5-58.8 158 27.8 23.3-32.9 62 9.9 7.2-13.6 23 6.2 3.2-11.5 13 2.8 1.5- 5.4
35-44 1,002 528 53.7 49.7-57.7 302 28.9 25.5-32.6 124 12.2 9.6-15.5 25 2.7 1.6- 4.5 23 2.5 1.6- 4.1
45-54 1,345 665 49.7 46.2-53.3 411 31.0 27.8-34.3 183 13.4 10.8-16.5 42 2.5 1.8- 3.6 44 3.4 2.3- 5.0
55-64 1,480 780 54.4 51.1-57.7 416 26.1 23.4-29.0 160 10.4 8.5-12.7 50 2.7 2.0- 3.8 74 6.3 4.7- 8.4
65+ 2,121 1,326 63.2 60.3-66.0 442 20.1 18.0-22.4 167 7.6 6.2- 9.4 50 2.8 1.8- 4.4 136 6.3 5.0- 7.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 759 363 43.7 37.5-50.1 102 12.8 9.6-16.8 147 24.2 18.6-30.8 44 9.6 5.8-15.5 103 9.7 7.2-12.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,777 988 54.9 50.6-59.1 395 23.3 19.9-27.2 235 13.6 11.2-16.5 55 3.4 1.7- 6.6 104 4.8 3.6- 6.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,615 911 56.3 52.4-60.1 443 27.9 24.7-31.4 159 10.3 8.0-13.1 49 3.2 2.0- 5.1 53 2.3 1.6- 3.3
College Graduate 2,540 1,417 56.9 54.1-59.7 853 33.6 31.0-36.2 182 5.6 4.5- 6.9 50 2.0 1.2- 3.3 38 1.9 1.2- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 634 257 41.1 35.2-47.4 128 20.6 16.3-25.8 128 20.2 16.0-25.1 44 6.7 4.3-10.4 77 11.4 8.3-15.3
$15,000- 24,999 956 479 44.3 38.8-49.8 204 19.6 15.9-24.0 150 21.5 16.5-27.3 61 8.9 5.1-15.3 62 5.7 3.8- 8.4
$25,000- 34,999 674 379 55.1 49.1-61.0 161 26.1 21.2-31.7 74 9.8 7.3-12.9 26 4.9 2.8- 8.3 34 4.1 2.6- 6.6
$35,000- 49,999 839 452 57.8 52.5-62.9 244 25.8 21.7-30.3 95 10.5 7.8-13.9 15 1.1 0.6- 2.0 33 4.9 2.9- 8.2
$50,000-74,999 941 536 56.4 51.6-61.0 286 30.5 26.4-35.0 92 8.8 6.7-11.4 16 3.2 1.4- 7.1 11 1.1 0.5- 2.4
$75,000+ 1,666 996 60.3 57.0-63.5 564 32.7 29.7-35.9 81 5.3 3.7- 7.6 10 0.6 0.3- 1.3 15 1.1 0.6- 1.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,369 1,114 43.6 40.2-47.0 603 26.4 23.7-29.4 382 18.6 15.9-21.8 130 6.6 4.7- 9.2 140 4.8 3.7- 6.0
No 4,178 2,495 59.8 57.5-62.2 1,146 27.1 25.0-29.3 324 7.8 6.6- 9.3 65 2.0 1.4- 3.0 148 3.2 2.5- 3.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 843 502 54.1 49.1-59.0 181 28.4 23.8-33.4 77 9.2 6.4-13.0 31 3.0 1.9- 4.7 52 5.3 3.7- 7.7
Non-Veteran 5,856 3,184 54.6 52.5-56.7 1,612 26.6 24.9-28.5 646 11.5 10.1-13.0 167 3.7 2.7- 5.0 247 3.6 3.0- 4.3

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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