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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-African Americans

Have you ever tried to cut down or control your gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,414 208 15.4 13.3-17.8 1,206 84.6 82.2-86.7
-African Americans 267 98 37.6 31.0-44.7 169 62.4 55.3-69.0
GENDER
Male 120 46 39.8 30.2-50.2 74 60.2 49.8-69.8
Female 147 52 34.8 26.6-44.0 95 65.2 56.0-73.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 263 96 37.4 30.8-44.5 167 62.6 55.5-69.2
AGE
18-34 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 71 15 15.9 9.1-26.2 56 84.1 73.8-90.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 199 70 36.4 29.0-44.6 129 63.6 55.4-71.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 219 87 40.7 33.2-48.6 132 59.3 51.4-66.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 128 57 45.9 36.0-56.0 71 54.1 44.0-64.0
No 139 41 30.7 22.3-40.7 98 69.3 59.3-77.7

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*Asked only of respondents who have gambled or played any games for money.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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