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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-Non-Hispanic Black

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
-Non-Hispanic Black 265 155 55.8 48.4-63.0 56 21.8 16.4-28.3 22 7.8 4.9-12.4 20 8.6 4.8-14.9 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 133 *** *** *** 25 16.5 10.7-24.7 15 10.9 6.2-18.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 132 82 60.3 49.9-69.8 31 27.8 19.3-38.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 202 115 56.4 48.2-64.4 41 20.4 14.7-27.6 17 8.2 4.8-13.6 17 7.6 4.3-13.0 *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 185 105 55.6 47.1-63.9 41 21.8 15.8-29.2 14 7.6 4.3-13.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 223 129 53.3 45.2-61.3 49 23.3 17.3-30.6 16 7.0 4.0-12.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 111 65 57.6 47.1-67.5 26 23.4 15.8-33.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 105 *** *** *** 21 19.3 11.4-30.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 159 92 55.3 45.8-64.5 34 20.3 14.3-28.2 13 8.4 4.6-14.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 19 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 15 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 15 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 122 67 60.1 49.9-69.6 27 18.4 12.1-27.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 61 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 136 77 54.8 45.0-64.3 31 22.6 15.6-31.6 12 9.1 5.0-15.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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.

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