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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-Females

Have you ever lied to family members or friends about how much you gamble or how much
money you have lost gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,378 38 3.6 2.4- 5.3 1,340 96.4 94.7-97.6
-FEMALES 650 *** *** *** 642 98.4 96.6-99.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 461 *** *** *** 458 99.2 97.1-99.8
Non-Hispanic Black 134 *** *** *** 130 96.2 89.9-98.6
Other 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 105 *** *** *** 103 98.0 92.4-99.5
35-44 112 *** *** *** 109 97.1 91.1-99.1
45-54 130 *** *** *** 130 100 . - .
55-64 148 *** *** *** 147 98.4 89.8-99.8
65-74 111 *** *** *** 109 97.3 85.2-99.6
75+ 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 156 *** *** *** 151 96.4 90.6-98.7
Some Post-H.S. 233 *** *** *** 232 99.4 95.6-99.9
College Graduate 226 *** *** *** 225 99.2 94.5-99.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 98 *** *** *** 97 98.2 88.3-99.7
$25,000- 34,999 73 *** *** *** 72 97.6 85.1-99.7
$35,000- 49,999 95 *** *** *** 95 100 . - .
$50,000- 74,999 97 *** *** *** 97 100 . - .
$75,000+ 155 *** *** *** 154 99.1 94.0-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 183 *** *** *** 177 95.2 88.9-98.0
No 463 *** *** *** 461 99.4 97.5-99.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 189 *** *** *** 182 94.5 88.2-97.5
No 457 *** *** *** 456 99.7 97.8- 100
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 624 *** *** *** 616 98.3 96.4-99.2
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 187 *** *** *** 185 98.6 94.5-99.6
Regional City or Suburban County 151 *** *** *** 148 98.3 93.1-99.6
Rural 312 *** *** *** 309 98.2 94.6-99.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 362 *** *** *** 359 99.0 96.8-99.7
Unemployed 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 142 *** *** *** 141 98.2 88.2-99.7
Unable to Work 62 *** *** *** 59 93.3 78.0-98.2
Other not in Labor Force 61 *** *** *** 61 100 . - .
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 52 *** *** *** 49 95.1 83.0-98.7
101% to 150% 89 *** *** *** 88 98.0 87.2-99.7
151% to 200% 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 357 *** *** *** 356 99.6 97.1-99.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 120 *** *** *** 118 96.1 85.6-99.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 228 *** *** *** 225 98.8 95.5-99.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 302 *** *** *** 299 98.6 95.6-99.5

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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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