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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling

Have you ever lied to family members or friends about how much you gamble or how much
money you have lost gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,425 43 3.7 2.6- 5.2 1,382 96.3 94.8-97.4
GENDER
Male 765 32 5.1 3.4- 7.5 733 94.9 92.5-96.6
Female 660 11 1.7 0.9- 3.4 649 98.3 96.6-99.1
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 997 15 1.9 1.1- 3.4 982 98.1 96.6-98.9
Non-Hispanic Black 261 *** *** *** 252 95.5 90.3-98.0
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 80 12 15.4 8.4-26.4 68 84.6 73.6-91.6
AGE
18-34 216 17 8.0 4.8-13.3 199 92.0 86.7-95.2
35-44 222 *** *** *** 214 96.5 92.7-98.3
45-54 265 *** *** *** 256 97.8 95.4-98.9
55-64 336 *** *** *** 331 98.7 96.9-99.5
65-74 257 *** *** *** 255 99.1 96.4-99.8
75+ 120 *** *** *** 118 95.9 83.7-99.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 135 *** *** *** 125 90.0 81.5-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 377 15 4.8 2.6- 8.6 362 95.2 91.4-97.4
Some Post-H.S. 411 13 2.8 1.5- 5.2 398 97.2 94.8-98.5
College Graduate 499 *** *** *** 494 99.0 97.3-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 197 *** *** *** 188 95.3 90.7-97.7
$25,000- 34,999 159 *** *** *** 154 96.4 91.3-98.5
$35,000- 49,999 193 *** *** *** 185 94.0 87.1-97.3
$50,000-74,999 200 *** *** *** 196 97.0 91.7-99.0
$75,000+ 396 *** *** *** 390 99.0 97.5-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 377 12 3.6 1.8- 7.0 365 96.4 93.0-98.2
No 1,040 30 3.7 2.4- 5.5 1,010 96.3 94.5-97.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 261 *** *** *** 254 96.3 91.7-98.4
Non-Veteran 1,164 36 3.7 2.5- 5.4 1,128 96.3 94.6-97.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 753 22 3.3 2.0- 5.3 731 96.7 94.7-98.0
No 672 21 4.1 2.5- 6.7 651 95.9 93.3-97.5

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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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