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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-Males

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
-MALES 700 396 55.3 50.6-59.8 118 15.8 12.8-19.3 78 12.3 9.6-15.7 74 11.5 8.7-14.9 34 5.2 3.4- 7.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 505 289 56.3 50.9-61.5 82 14.8 11.4-18.9 57 13.4 10.0-17.7 52 10.9 8.0-14.7 25 4.6 2.9- 7.3
Non-Hispanic Black 133 *** *** *** 25 16.5 10.7-24.7 15 10.9 6.2-18.5 13 12.9 6.5-24.1 *** *** ***
Other 9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 134 72 53.0 42.9-62.8 19 15.7 9.5-24.8 19 15.6 9.4-24.7 17 10.8 6.1-18.6 *** *** ***
35-44 100 *** *** *** 11 9.9 4.9-19.0 13 11.8 6.5-20.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 135 83 60.2 50.1-69.4 24 16.0 10.3-24.0 13 10.8 6.0-18.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 158 89 53.8 44.7-62.6 32 18.6 12.6-26.7 19 13.9 8.7-21.6 11 7.4 3.9-13.5 *** *** ***
65-74 130 75 54.7 44.2-64.8 23 19.5 12.2-29.7 11 9.3 4.7-17.5 16 13.5 7.9-22.2 *** *** ***
75+ 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 181 110 60.4 51.2-68.9 33 17.4 11.4-25.5 12 7.3 4.0-13.1 15 7.0 3.8-12.4 11 7.9 3.8-15.9
Some Post-H.S. 213 122 56.1 48.0-63.8 32 15.0 10.1-21.7 29 14.3 9.4-21.3 23 11.2 7.1-17.2 *** *** ***
College Graduate 250 129 47.5 40.3-54.8 47 18.2 13.3-24.4 30 15.0 10.3-21.4 28 12.4 8.4-18.1 16 6.9 3.9-11.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 98 *** *** *** 15 15.4 8.4-26.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 96 *** *** *** 18 14.8 8.5-24.7 12 14.5 7.7-25.4 11 10.8 5.5-20.3 *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 122 *** *** *** 24 22.2 14.1-33.2 13 10.6 5.8-18.7 12 8.4 4.4-15.3 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 221 114 49.0 41.1-56.9 40 16.0 11.2-22.2 24 15.2 9.7-22.9 24 11.1 7.2-16.7 19 8.8 5.4-14.1
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 167 95 50.6 40.6-60.6 30 19.8 12.6-29.8 19 14.3 8.2-23.8 18 12.4 6.2-23.0 *** *** ***
No 532 300 56.3 51.2-61.3 88 14.8 11.6-18.6 59 11.9 9.0-15.5 56 11.3 8.4-15.0 29 5.8 3.7- 8.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 154 86 54.6 44.2-64.7 22 10.9 6.5-17.7 15 9.4 5.3-16.1 22 18.7 10.9-30.2 *** *** ***
No 544 309 55.4 50.2-60.4 96 16.9 13.4-21.0 62 13.0 9.8-16.9 52 9.9 7.2-13.4 25 4.9 3.0- 7.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 184 111 62.7 54.3-70.4 31 14.0 9.4-20.4 20 11.7 7.3-18.1 17 7.7 4.5-13.0 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 515 284 53.2 47.9-58.5 87 16.2 12.7-20.5 58 12.5 9.4-16.6 57 12.4 9.2-16.7 29 5.5 3.5- 8.6
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 188 98 51.4 43.2-59.4 37 18.9 13.4-25.9 27 16.7 11.3-24.1 18 8.5 5.2-13.6 *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 157 88 56.6 47.6-65.1 25 13.6 8.8-20.4 16 10.5 6.2-17.3 18 13.0 8.0-20.5 *** *** ***
Rural 355 210 57.6 50.4-64.5 56 14.5 10.2-20.2 35 9.9 6.6-14.5 38 12.9 8.4-19.4 16 5.1 2.5-10.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 449 247 52.0 46.3-57.7 76 16.6 12.8-21.3 59 14.8 11.2-19.3 44 11.3 7.9-15.8 23 5.3 3.2- 8.7
Unemployed 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 154 85 56.4 46.9-65.4 29 16.0 10.5-23.5 11 6.2 3.0-12.2 21 15.2 9.7-23.0 *** *** ***
Unable to Work 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 26 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 11 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 88 *** *** *** 15 16.2 8.8-27.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 434 229 51.6 45.8-57.3 83 18.1 14.1-22.9 49 13.9 10.1-18.7 44 9.4 6.8-13.0 29 7.0 4.7-10.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 137 *** *** *** 25 18.7 10.8-30.5 11 4.4 2.1- 8.9 13 12.3 5.9-23.9 *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 240 143 58.2 50.3-65.8 37 14.3 9.6-20.7 23 10.7 6.7-16.8 23 11.5 7.3-17.7 14 5.2 2.8- 9.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 323 171 53.3 46.9-59.6 56 15.8 11.9-20.7 44 15.5 11.3-20.7 38 11.2 7.6-16.2 14 4.2 2.4- 7.3

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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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