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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-Males

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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
-MALES 2,167 81 4.2 3.1- 5.5 187 8.7 7.3-10.3 151 7.1 5.8- 8.5 279 13.1 11.5-14.9 1,469 67.0 64.5-69.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,478 44 3.1 2.1- 4.4 129 8.6 7.0-10.6 112 7.8 6.2- 9.7 215 14.5 12.5-16.7 978 66.1 63.1-69.0
Non-Hispanic Black 395 27 8.8 5.4-14.0 42 11.4 8.0-16.0 26 6.5 4.2- 9.7 38 9.8 6.8-13.8 262 63.6 57.4-69.3
Other 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 411 14 3.5 1.9- 6.6 28 7.2 4.7-10.9 31 7.4 5.0-10.9 59 13.6 10.2-17.8 279 68.3 62.8-73.3
35-44 280 14 7.1 3.7-13.0 28 10.9 7.3-15.9 20 7.2 4.3-11.9 42 15.1 10.8-20.7 176 59.7 52.6-66.5
45-54 371 19 5.2 3.0- 9.1 28 9.3 6.0-14.0 29 7.0 4.6-10.5 54 13.1 9.8-17.3 241 65.4 59.5-70.9
55-64 455 17 4.1 2.4- 7.2 46 8.6 6.1-12.1 36 8.6 5.9-12.4 58 13.8 10.5-17.9 298 64.8 59.4-69.9
65-74 427 14 2.8 1.4- 5.4 44 10.5 7.3-14.7 28 6.2 4.1- 9.3 46 11.3 8.2-15.5 295 69.2 63.7-74.2
75+ 197 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 9.1 5.0-15.9 159 82.2 74.7-87.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 268 11 5.2 2.4-11.2 18 7.4 4.1-12.9 15 5.5 3.2- 9.3 12 5.4 2.7-10.3 212 76.5 69.2-82.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 610 25 4.8 3.0- 7.7 58 10.0 7.3-13.4 42 7.3 5.0-10.5 57 9.6 7.1-12.8 428 68.3 63.5-72.8
Some Post-H.S. 618 18 3.5 2.0- 6.0 64 9.6 7.3-12.6 46 7.7 5.6-10.6 81 14.4 11.3-18.1 409 64.8 60.1-69.1
College Graduate 665 27 3.5 2.2- 5.6 47 6.8 4.8- 9.6 48 7.0 5.1- 9.5 126 21.1 17.6-25.0 417 61.6 57.1-65.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 162 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 10.7 5.9-18.7 123 74.8 64.9-82.6
$15,000- 24,999 329 19 6.7 3.6-12.3 31 8.1 5.3-12.3 26 9.7 6.3-14.7 26 10.1 6.5-15.4 227 65.3 58.4-71.7
$25,000- 34,999 213 *** *** *** 17 8.2 4.1-15.4 18 10.2 6.1-16.5 12 6.5 3.2-12.7 161 74.0 65.6-80.9
$35,000- 49,999 267 *** *** *** 29 12.2 7.8-18.6 15 4.1 2.2- 7.5 43 15.3 11.0-20.9 174 64.9 57.5-71.7
$50,000- 74,999 313 *** *** *** 33 8.7 5.8-12.8 27 8.6 5.4-13.6 49 16.1 11.8-21.6 194 62.4 55.6-68.7
$75,000+ 550 24 5.5 3.5- 8.7 47 9.2 6.7-12.7 45 7.9 5.7-10.9 105 18.1 14.7-22.1 329 59.2 54.2-64.0
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 588 17 2.8 1.2- 6.2 55 8.0 5.9-10.8 32 6.2 3.9- 9.6 61 9.5 7.1-12.7 423 73.5 68.7-77.8
No 1,572 64 4.6 3.4- 6.2 132 8.9 7.3-10.9 118 7.3 5.9- 9.0 218 14.3 12.4-16.5 1,040 64.8 61.9-67.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 618 17 3.5 1.6- 7.2 50 7.9 5.7-10.8 32 4.3 2.8- 6.7 56 9.1 6.7-12.2 463 75.2 70.6-79.4
No 1,541 64 4.4 3.3- 6.0 137 9.0 7.4-11.0 116 7.8 6.3- 9.5 223 14.6 12.6-16.8 1,001 64.2 61.2-67.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 605 18 3.1 1.8- 5.2 53 9.4 6.8-13.0 34 5.4 3.8- 7.8 74 11.9 9.3-15.2 426 70.2 65.7-74.4
Non-Veteran 1,561 63 4.5 3.2- 6.2 133 8.4 6.9-10.3 117 7.5 6.1- 9.3 205 13.5 11.6-15.6 1,043 66.1 63.1-68.9
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 569 23 4.9 3.1- 7.7 49 8.3 6.1-11.1 38 6.4 4.5- 9.0 78 14.3 11.3-17.9 381 66.2 61.5-70.5
Regional City or Suburban County 475 16 4.4 2.6- 7.3 35 7.8 5.4-11.1 31 5.7 3.9- 8.3 76 15.6 12.2-19.9 317 66.5 61.4-71.2
Rural 1,123 42 3.5 2.1- 5.7 103 9.5 7.3-12.2 82 8.3 6.3-10.8 125 10.9 8.8-13.3 771 67.9 64.1-71.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,217 52 5.3 3.7- 7.4 113 9.4 7.5-11.7 92 7.6 6.0- 9.6 189 15.2 13.0-17.7 771 62.5 59.1-65.8
Unemployed 88 *** *** *** 12 11.7 5.8-22.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 585 15 1.7 0.9- 3.2 47 8.8 6.3-12.1 35 5.6 3.9- 8.1 60 9.7 7.2-12.9 428 74.2 69.8-78.2
Unable to Work 189 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 7.1 3.5-13.8 12 7.8 4.1-14.5 149 78.4 70.2-84.9
Other not in Labor Force 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 185 *** *** *** 15 9.3 5.3-15.6 14 8.9 4.8-15.9 16 9.1 5.0-16.0 130 68.9 60.1-76.5
101% to 150% 313 17 6.8 3.5-12.7 28 7.3 4.3-12.2 20 7.1 4.3-11.6 23 8.6 5.1-14.0 225 70.2 63.0-76.6
151% to 200% 144 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 10.8 5.7-19.5 11 7.7 4.0-14.1 109 73.4 63.6-81.3
More than 200% 1,134 41 4.8 3.3- 6.9 106 9.3 7.5-11.6 89 7.5 5.8- 9.5 192 16.9 14.5-19.6 706 61.5 58.0-64.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 451 17 4.0 1.9- 8.4 42 11.6 7.8-16.9 35 9.0 5.9-13.6 40 7.7 5.2-11.1 317 67.7 61.3-73.4
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 789 24 2.6 1.6- 4.2 71 8.9 6.6-11.8 57 7.7 5.7-10.4 87 11.0 8.6-14.0 550 69.9 65.7-73.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 927 40 5.3 3.6- 7.6 74 7.6 5.9- 9.8 59 6.0 4.5- 8.0 152 16.2 13.7-19.1 602 64.8 61.1-68.3

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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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