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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Gambling

How much money do you usually wager on a day when you play for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 dollars 6-10 dollars 11-20 dollars 21-100 dollars More than 100 dollars
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,334 805 58.6 55.3-61.8 212 16.0 13.7-18.5 144 11.2 9.3-13.4 115 9.4 7.6-11.7 58 4.8 3.5- 6.6
-Eastern NC 475 291 56.9 50.9-62.6 73 16.3 12.4-21.1 51 10.9 7.9-14.7 42 10.7 7.2-15.6 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 249 146 52.6 44.3-60.8 35 13.2 8.8-19.3 31 13.2 8.8-19.2 28 15.1 9.4-23.4 *** *** ***
Female 226 145 62.0 53.8-69.6 38 20.0 13.9-28.0 20 8.1 4.9-13.3 14 5.4 3.1- 9.4 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 296 188 59.4 52.3-66.1 38 12.2 8.4-17.5 34 13.7 9.4-19.5 26 10.7 6.9-16.3 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 133 *** *** *** 24 19.6 12.2-30.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 12 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 86 *** *** *** 13 15.1 8.3-25.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 117 *** *** *** 18 14.3 8.5-23.0 14 15.2 8.3-26.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 83 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 33 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 134 *** *** *** 26 21.4 13.6-31.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 165 106 58.5 49.2-67.3 20 16.1 10.0-24.9 21 11.6 7.1-18.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 141 82 53.4 43.1-63.5 24 13.6 8.5-21.2 15 14.9 8.3-25.3 14 11.9 6.9-19.7 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 119 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 15.6 9.0-25.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 144 *** *** *** 18 11.6 6.8-19.1 20 14.8 9.0-23.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 330 200 56.3 49.2-63.1 55 18.1 13.2-24.3 31 9.4 6.2-14.0 29 9.6 6.3-14.4 *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 139 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 9.5 5.2-16.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 333 201 57.3 50.4-63.9 55 16.6 12.1-22.2 34 11.3 7.8-16.2 29 8.7 5.7-12.9 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 15.3 8.4-26.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 387 237 55.8 49.1-62.2 61 17.5 13.1-23.1 39 10.0 6.9-14.3 34 11.0 7.0-16.8 *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 39 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 81 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 17.2 9.5-29.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 356 226 59.1 52.0-65.9 56 16.6 12.1-22.5 32 8.4 5.5-12.6 29 10.4 6.3-16.7 *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 267 162 53.3 45.2-61.1 36 14.6 10.0-20.9 30 12.1 8.0-17.7 25 12.7 7.6-20.5 *** *** ***
Unemployed 23 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 101 *** *** *** 19 17.2 10.3-27.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 11 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 254 148 55.6 47.8-63.1 41 15.2 10.5-21.4 31 14.1 9.4-20.5 22 9.1 5.8-14.0 *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 157 *** *** *** 25 17.7 11.2-26.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 203 119 53.3 44.6-61.8 35 18.2 12.2-26.1 24 13.1 8.2-20.2 20 12.9 7.9-20.3 *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 116 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 10.9 6.0-19.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of respondents who reported they gambled or played any games for money.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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