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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-MALES

Have there ever been periods for 2 weeks or more when you spent a lot of time thinking about
gambling or planning future gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,424 41 3.4 2.4- 4.8 1,383 96.6 95.2-97.6
-MALES 765 32 4.7 3.1- 6.9 733 95.3 93.1-96.9
RACE
White 569 18 4.1 2.4- 6.8 551 95.9 93.2-97.6
African American 121 *** *** *** 115 94.8 87.4-98.0
Other Minorities 69 *** *** *** 62 92.7 84.1-96.8
AGE
18-34 133 12 8.3 4.5-14.8 121 91.7 85.2-95.5
35-44 120 *** *** *** 114 95.3 88.2-98.2
45-54 136 *** *** *** 130 96.4 91.3-98.5
55-64 183 *** *** *** 177 97.1 93.3-98.8
65-74 131 *** *** *** 129 97.4 89.7-99.4
75+ 57 *** *** *** 57 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 93 *** *** *** 87 91.6 81.1-96.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 202 11 5.1 2.6- 9.5 191 94.9 90.5-97.4
Some Post-H.S. 214 *** *** *** 208 97.1 93.0-98.9
College Graduate 254 *** *** *** 245 95.5 90.9-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 103 *** *** *** 96 94.6 88.3-97.6
$25,000- 34,999 89 *** *** *** 85 94.4 85.9-97.9
$35,000- 49,999 102 *** *** *** 97 93.6 83.9-97.6
$50,000- 74,999 112 *** *** *** 107 94.8 86.6-98.1
$75,000+ 232 *** *** *** 225 97.1 92.8-98.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 179 *** *** *** 170 94.3 88.5-97.3
No 578 22 4.3 2.7- 6.9 556 95.7 93.1-97.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 237 *** *** *** 232 97.9 94.6-99.2
Non-Veteran 528 27 5.6 3.7- 8.6 501 94.4 91.4-96.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 397 18 4.9 2.9- 8.3 379 95.1 91.7-97.1
No 368 14 4.4 2.5- 7.9 354 95.6 92.1-97.5

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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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