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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Gambling

Have there ever been periods for 2 weeks or more when you spent a lot of time thinking about
gambling or planning future gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,378 58 4.7 3.4- 6.4 1,320 95.3 93.6-96.6
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 227 *** *** *** 222 98.0 95.0-99.3
Region 3 117 *** *** *** 109 92.5 84.8-96.5
Region 4 209 *** *** *** 200 96.1 92.6-98.0
Region 5 159 *** *** *** 155 97.1 92.4-98.9
Region 6 107 *** *** *** 102 94.7 87.2-97.9
Region 7 184 *** *** *** 176 94.3 86.2-97.8
Region 8 123 *** *** *** 115 91.8 82.8-96.3
Region 9 103 *** *** *** 98 95.0 87.3-98.1
Region 10 150 *** *** *** 144 96.5 91.8-98.6
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 490 27 7.3 4.3-12.2 463 92.7 87.8-95.7
Piedmont 633 24 3.9 2.5- 5.9 609 96.1 94.1-97.5
Western NC 256 *** *** *** 249 97.2 93.4-98.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 188 *** *** *** 184 98.1 94.6-99.3
Northwest 197 *** *** *** 187 95.1 90.6-97.5
Charlotte 172 *** *** *** 163 95.4 91.3-97.7
Greensboro 116 *** *** *** 112 96.0 89.6-98.5
Southern Regional 108 *** *** *** 102 93.2 85.3-97.0
Southeast 87 *** *** *** 82 91.3 78.3-96.8
Wake 212 *** *** *** 206 95.6 88.1-98.5
Area L & Eastern 299 14 3.9 2.2- 7.0 285 96.1 93.0-97.8

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*Asked of respondents who reported they gambled or played any games for money.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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.

^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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