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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling

In the past 12 months, have you gambled or played any games for money?

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly* Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,185 86 1.4 1.1- 1.8 335 5.8 5.1- 6.6 290 4.9 4.3- 5.6 717 12.3 11.3-13.3 4,757 75.6 74.3-76.9
GENDER
Male 2,567 48 1.8 1.3- 2.5 223 8.8 7.5-10.2 169 7.1 6.0- 8.4 326 13.4 11.9-15.1 1,801 69.0 66.8-71.1
Female 3,618 38 1.1 0.7- 1.6 112 3.2 2.6- 4.0 121 3.0 2.4- 3.6 391 11.3 10.1-12.6 2,956 81.5 79.9-82.9
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 4,266 58 1.2 0.9- 1.7 227 5.6 4.8- 6.6 189 4.8 4.0- 5.6 526 13.4 12.2-14.7 3,266 75.0 73.4-76.6
Non-Hispanic Black 1,146 23 2.5 1.5- 4.0 67 6.5 5.0- 8.4 63 5.3 4.0- 7.0 108 10.0 8.1-12.4 885 75.7 72.5-78.6
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 97 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 12.1 6.6-21.2 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 199 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 33 16.7 11.0-24.5 149 75.1 66.5-82.1
Hispanic 411 *** *** *** 27 6.1 4.1- 9.1 25 6.3 3.9-10.0 27 6.0 3.9- 9.1 331 81.4 76.7-85.3
AGE
18-34 935 13 1.3 0.7- 2.4 39 4.3 3.1- 6.0 39 4.3 3.0- 6.0 125 12.7 10.6-15.1 719 77.5 74.4-80.3
35-44 789 *** *** *** 49 6.6 4.8- 8.9 46 5.9 4.4- 8.1 118 14.7 12.1-17.6 567 71.6 67.9-75.0
45-54 967 12 1.2 0.7- 2.2 61 6.5 4.9- 8.6 58 6.0 4.5- 7.9 134 14.5 12.1-17.2 702 71.8 68.4-74.9
55-64 1,337 22 2.0 1.3- 3.1 88 7.9 6.3- 9.9 68 4.8 3.7- 6.3 159 12.0 10.1-14.1 1,000 73.3 70.4-75.9
65-74 1,203 19 1.5 0.9- 2.4 68 5.6 4.3- 7.1 60 5.4 4.0- 7.3 112 8.9 7.3-10.8 944 78.6 75.9-81.1
75+ 876 *** *** *** 27 3.3 2.1- 5.1 18 2.2 1.4- 3.5 66 8.5 6.5-11.0 756 84.9 81.8-87.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 777 12 1.6 0.8- 3.3 43 6.0 4.3- 8.4 36 4.7 3.2- 6.9 44 6.1 4.4- 8.4 642 81.5 78.0-84.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,701 23 1.6 1.0- 2.5 110 6.9 5.6- 8.6 71 4.3 3.3- 5.5 175 11.0 9.3-13.0 1,322 76.2 73.6-78.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,655 23 1.1 0.7- 1.7 91 5.7 4.5- 7.1 92 5.9 4.6- 7.4 206 13.4 11.5-15.5 1,243 74.0 71.4-76.4
College Graduate 2,027 28 1.5 1.0- 2.3 90 4.5 3.5- 5.7 91 4.5 3.6- 5.6 290 16.3 14.4-18.3 1,528 73.3 70.9-75.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 671 *** *** *** 29 4.1 2.6- 6.5 21 3.0 1.8- 4.8 43 6.7 4.7- 9.5 575 85.9 82.4-88.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,024 19 2.0 1.2- 3.2 57 5.9 4.3- 8.1 41 4.7 3.2- 6.8 80 8.1 6.4-10.3 827 79.3 76.0-82.2
$25,000- 34,999 616 14 2.1 1.2- 3.7 39 6.8 4.9- 9.5 39 7.3 5.2-10.2 67 12.2 9.3-15.8 457 71.6 67.1-75.7
$35,000- 49,999 728 *** *** *** 44 7.3 5.3-10.1 47 6.3 4.5- 8.7 93 13.1 10.4-16.3 534 72.2 68.0-76.0
$50,000-74,999 665 *** *** *** 49 8.2 6.0-11.0 40 5.7 3.9- 8.1 103 15.8 12.8-19.3 464 69.0 64.6-73.0
$75,000+ 1,240 22 1.7 1.1- 2.8 81 6.5 5.0- 8.5 66 5.3 4.0- 7.0 228 19.3 16.8-22.1 843 67.1 63.9-70.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,759 29 1.7 1.1- 2.5 84 5.5 4.3- 7.0 77 4.4 3.4- 5.8 187 11.3 9.7-13.3 1,382 77.1 74.5-79.4
No 4,388 57 1.3 1.0- 1.8 247 5.9 5.1- 6.8 213 5.1 4.3- 5.9 526 12.6 11.4-13.8 3,345 75.2 73.6-76.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 823 21 2.3 1.5- 3.7 74 9.2 7.0-11.9 52 7.3 5.3- 9.8 114 16.1 13.1-19.5 562 65.2 61.1-69.1
Non-Veteran 5,357 65 1.3 0.9- 1.7 261 5.3 4.6- 6.1 238 4.6 3.9- 5.3 603 11.8 10.8-12.9 4,190 77.0 75.6-78.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 3,363 47 1.5 1.1- 2.1 184 5.7 4.8- 6.7 162 4.9 4.1- 5.9 362 11.2 9.9-12.5 2,608 76.7 74.9-78.5
No 2,822 39 1.3 0.9- 1.8 151 5.9 4.9- 7.1 128 4.9 4.0- 6.0 355 13.6 12.1-15.2 2,149 74.3 72.3-76.3

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*Yearly equals less than once per month.

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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