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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-MALES

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%)
North Carolina 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
-MALES 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
RACE
White 1,880 33 1.5 1.0- 2.1 158 8.2 6.9- 9.9 126 7.3 6.0- 8.9 253 14.2 12.4-16.2 1,310 68.8 66.2-71.2
African American 421 12 3.2 1.6- 6.3 38 9.1 6.4-12.8 25 5.8 3.8- 8.8 46 12.7 9.2-17.2 300 69.2 63.7-74.2
Other Minorities 237 *** *** *** 25 11.6 7.4-17.8 18 9.1 5.1-15.6 23 8.6 5.5-13.3 168 69.4 61.7-76.2
AGE
18-34 431 *** *** *** 27 6.8 4.5-10.0 29 6.9 4.7-10.1 71 14.9 11.7-18.8 298 70.1 65.1-74.6
35-44 344 *** *** *** 29 8.5 5.7-12.6 29 8.4 5.7-12.2 57 15.3 11.6-20.0 224 66.5 60.7-71.8
45-54 418 *** *** *** 37 8.7 6.1-12.4 33 7.9 5.4-11.2 56 14.6 11.1-18.9 282 66.5 61.2-71.4
55-64 586 12 2.3 1.2- 4.1 61 12.3 9.4-15.9 40 7.0 5.0- 9.8 71 12.4 9.7-15.8 402 65.9 61.4-70.2
65-74 467 *** *** *** 48 9.5 7.1-12.6 28 7.1 4.6-10.9 46 9.1 6.7-12.3 336 72.6 67.8-76.9
75+ 292 *** *** *** 18 6.2 3.5-10.6 *** *** *** 24 10.1 6.5-15.3 235 78.0 71.8-83.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 361 11 2.9 1.4- 6.2 33 9.1 6.2-13.3 26 7.6 4.9-11.5 23 6.7 4.2-10.4 268 73.7 67.9-78.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 695 11 1.7 0.9- 3.1 72 10.6 8.1-13.7 38 5.4 3.8- 7.6 82 12.7 10.0-15.9 492 69.7 65.5-73.5
Some Post-H.S. 638 12 1.3 0.7- 2.4 60 8.4 6.4-11.1 56 9.1 6.8-12.1 86 14.0 11.1-17.5 424 67.2 62.8-71.3
College Graduate 863 14 1.7 0.9- 2.9 58 6.8 5.1- 9.2 49 6.1 4.5- 8.3 133 18.4 15.4-21.7 609 67.1 63.2-70.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 240 *** *** *** 16 5.6 2.9-10.3 *** *** *** 15 7.6 4.3-13.2 198 82.5 75.9-87.6
$15,000- 24,999 406 11 2.8 1.5- 5.2 36 9.4 6.4-13.8 22 6.5 3.9-10.6 34 8.9 6.2-12.6 303 72.4 66.7-77.4
$25,000- 34,999 237 *** *** *** 25 10.6 7.0-15.6 23 11.2 7.2-16.9 33 13.6 9.4-19.3 148 61.7 54.4-68.6
$35,000- 49,999 313 *** *** *** 29 10.4 7.0-15.2 27 9.3 6.1-13.9 43 13.1 9.4-17.9 211 66.7 60.3-72.5
$50,000- 74,999 316 *** *** *** 35 11.5 8.0-16.2 29 8.8 5.8-13.1 44 14.0 10.0-19.1 203 64.4 57.9-70.4
$75,000+ 633 15 2.1 1.2- 3.6 62 9.8 7.2-13.1 43 6.8 4.7- 9.7 112 19.8 16.1-24.0 401 61.6 56.8-66.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 668 17 2.3 1.4- 3.9 50 7.1 5.2- 9.6 43 6.9 4.9- 9.7 69 10.8 8.3-13.9 489 72.8 68.7-76.6
No 1,878 31 1.6 1.1- 2.5 169 9.2 7.7-10.9 126 7.2 5.9- 8.8 253 14.1 12.3-16.1 1,299 67.9 65.3-70.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 739 17 2.2 1.3- 3.7 71 9.9 7.5-12.8 47 7.5 5.4-10.3 102 16.0 12.9-19.7 502 64.4 60.1-68.6
Non-Veteran 1,825 31 1.6 1.1- 2.5 152 8.4 7.0-10.1 122 7.0 5.7- 8.5 224 12.6 11.0-14.5 1,296 70.3 67.8-72.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,369 32 2.4 1.6- 3.7 123 8.6 6.9-10.5 91 7.0 5.6- 8.8 152 11.5 9.7-13.7 971 70.4 67.4-73.3
No 1,198 16 1.0 0.6- 1.8 100 8.9 7.2-11.1 78 7.2 5.6- 9.2 174 15.5 13.1-18.1 830 67.4 64.1-70.5

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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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