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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-Females

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 4,925 138 3.2 2.6- 4.0 290 6.0 5.2- 6.9 276 5.9 5.1- 6.7 625 13.2 12.1-14.4 3,596 71.7 70.1-73.2
-FEMALES 2,758 57 2.4 1.7- 3.3 103 3.7 2.9- 4.6 125 4.8 3.9- 5.9 346 13.3 11.8-15.0 2,127 75.8 73.7-77.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,866 41 2.3 1.6- 3.5 65 3.5 2.6- 4.6 84 4.5 3.5- 5.8 258 15.0 13.1-17.2 1,418 74.6 72.0-77.0
Non-Hispanic Black 598 12 3.1 1.7- 5.8 29 4.7 3.0- 7.1 30 6.2 4.2- 9.1 60 10.0 7.4-13.3 467 76.0 71.5-80.0
Other 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 438 *** *** *** 12 2.4 1.3- 4.4 22 4.9 3.1- 7.6 56 12.8 9.4-17.1 338 77.7 72.8-82.0
35-44 358 12 3.5 1.8- 6.6 14 4.7 2.5- 8.4 25 7.7 5.0-11.7 56 16.3 12.3-21.3 251 67.9 61.9-73.3
45-54 443 11 3.8 1.9- 7.5 18 4.7 2.8- 7.8 24 5.5 3.5- 8.6 73 16.6 13.0-21.0 317 69.4 64.0-74.2
55-64 563 *** *** *** 32 4.9 3.2- 7.4 26 4.1 2.6- 6.4 78 14.3 11.2-18.1 419 75.2 70.7-79.2
65-74 564 13 2.3 1.2- 4.2 16 2.9 1.6- 5.1 17 2.8 1.6- 4.8 65 12.5 9.3-16.7 453 79.5 74.9-83.4
75+ 362 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 5.3 2.9- 9.7 321 88.2 83.2-91.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 274 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 4.9 2.5- 9.4 240 86.6 80.8-90.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 734 *** *** *** 32 4.3 2.8- 6.6 37 5.6 3.9- 8.0 75 12.4 9.4-16.1 582 76.5 72.3-80.3
Some Post-H.S. 862 27 3.4 2.2- 5.3 32 3.5 2.4- 5.2 50 5.3 3.8- 7.3 115 14.3 11.7-17.5 638 73.5 69.7-76.9
College Graduate 882 17 2.2 1.2- 4.0 30 3.3 2.1- 5.2 31 4.8 3.2- 7.1 142 17.5 14.6-20.7 662 72.2 68.5-75.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 288 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 5.2 2.9- 9.3 16 7.6 4.0-13.9 243 80.9 74.0-86.3
$15,000- 24,999 479 *** *** *** 19 4.0 2.4- 6.7 21 4.6 2.8- 7.4 48 9.9 7.0-13.7 383 79.8 75.0-83.8
$25,000- 34,999 260 *** *** *** 12 5.4 2.7-10.2 *** *** *** 39 15.7 10.6-22.7 190 72.6 65.1-79.1
$35,000- 49,999 340 *** *** *** 19 5.6 3.1- 9.9 18 6.9 4.1-11.5 45 13.4 9.6-18.3 248 70.1 63.4-76.0
$50,000- 74,999 334 *** *** *** 16 5.4 3.0- 9.6 16 5.4 3.0- 9.4 54 17.8 13.3-23.4 239 68.8 62.3-74.6
$75,000+ 523 *** *** *** 11 1.5 0.8- 2.8 25 5.8 3.7- 9.0 102 20.3 16.6-24.7 375 69.3 64.3-73.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 812 18 2.1 1.2- 3.5 34 4.6 3.0- 6.9 38 4.9 3.4- 7.0 91 11.6 9.1-14.8 631 76.8 73.0-80.3
No 1,932 39 2.5 1.7- 3.7 68 3.4 2.5- 4.4 85 4.7 3.7- 6.0 254 14.0 12.1-16.0 1,486 75.4 73.0-77.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 903 21 2.3 1.4- 3.7 36 4.1 2.8- 6.2 43 5.2 3.7- 7.2 82 9.6 7.3-12.4 721 78.9 75.3-82.0
No 1,841 35 2.4 1.6- 3.6 67 3.5 2.7- 4.7 81 4.6 3.6- 6.0 262 14.9 13.0-17.1 1,396 74.5 71.9-76.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,695 54 2.3 1.6- 3.2 102 3.7 2.9- 4.7 122 4.8 3.9- 5.8 326 12.9 11.4-14.6 2,091 76.3 74.3-78.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 669 21 3.3 2.0- 5.5 26 4.1 2.7- 6.2 33 5.3 3.7- 7.6 100 15.3 12.4-18.8 489 71.9 67.8-75.7
Regional City or Suburban County 635 16 2.5 1.3- 4.6 21 2.7 1.6- 4.5 24 4.2 2.6- 6.5 86 13.5 10.6-17.1 488 77.2 73.0-80.9
Rural 1,454 20 1.7 1.0- 2.9 56 4.0 2.9- 5.6 68 4.8 3.6- 6.4 160 11.8 9.7-14.2 1,150 77.7 74.7-80.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,220 32 2.9 1.9- 4.5 58 4.6 3.3- 6.2 70 6.4 4.9- 8.3 187 16.2 13.9-18.9 873 69.9 66.7-72.9
Unemployed 99 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 14.9 7.8-26.7 79 79.8 68.0-88.1
Retired 836 11 1.5 0.8- 3.0 25 3.3 2.1- 5.0 27 3.0 1.9- 4.6 77 9.8 7.4-12.8 696 82.4 78.9-85.5
Unable to Work 297 *** *** *** 13 4.0 1.9- 8.3 12 4.2 2.3- 7.7 30 7.7 5.2-11.3 235 81.2 75.4-85.8
Other not in Labor Force 297 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 38 12.9 8.9-18.4 237 79.6 73.5-84.6
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 114 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 98 81.1 69.3-89.1
50% to 100% 243 *** *** *** 11 5.5 2.8-10.5 12 5.8 3.1-10.6 22 9.7 5.9-15.6 192 76.0 68.6-82.2
101% to 150% 435 *** *** *** 20 4.2 2.5- 6.8 26 6.0 3.9- 9.4 36 8.2 5.6-12.0 348 79.9 74.9-84.1
151% to 200% 193 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 26 12.4 7.5-19.7 147 76.3 67.6-83.2
More than 200% 1,230 29 3.1 2.0- 4.9 47 3.6 2.5- 5.0 56 5.4 4.0- 7.3 213 19.1 16.5-22.0 885 68.8 65.5-72.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 608 *** *** *** 24 4.2 2.5- 6.9 25 4.3 2.6- 7.1 60 8.7 6.3-11.8 490 80.6 76.1-84.4
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,041 18 1.6 0.9- 2.8 32 2.8 1.8- 4.4 43 4.6 3.2- 6.5 128 13.3 10.8-16.3 820 77.6 74.2-80.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,109 30 3.0 1.9- 4.7 47 4.2 3.0- 5.7 57 5.1 3.9- 6.7 158 14.8 12.5-17.4 817 73.0 69.8-75.9

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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 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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