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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Gambling

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
Region 5 537 16 3.8 2.2- 6.5 30 5.4 3.6- 8.0 27 5.2 3.5- 7.7 81 15.0 11.9-18.8 383 70.6 66.0-74.8
GENDER
Male 261 *** *** *** 15 5.6 3.2- 9.6 18 7.1 4.4-11.5 40 15.5 11.1-21.2 180 66.8 59.9-73.1
Female 276 *** *** *** 15 5.3 3.0- 9.3 *** *** *** 41 14.6 10.5-19.9 203 74.0 67.7-79.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 341 *** *** *** 20 5.6 3.4- 9.1 17 5.4 3.3- 8.9 60 17.9 13.7-23.1 236 67.6 61.6-73.0
Non-Hispanic Black 130 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 10.3 5.9-17.4 93 70.9 61.5-78.8
Other 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 52 84.1 71.6-91.8
AGE
18-44 189 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 29 16.1 11.0-23.0 140 73.3 65.6-79.8
45-64 175 *** *** *** 12 7.0 3.7-12.8 13 8.2 4.7-14.1 33 17.5 12.3-24.1 108 60.2 51.9-67.9
65+ 162 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 10.5 6.5-16.8 124 78.0 70.2-84.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 162 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 130 79.0 71.0-85.2
Some College + 375 *** *** *** 23 6.0 3.8- 9.4 18 5.1 3.1- 8.1 71 19.4 15.2-24.4 253 66.2 60.4-71.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 223 *** *** *** 12 5.2 2.7- 9.9 12 6.4 3.5-11.5 29 14.4 9.8-20.7 164 71.0 63.5-77.5
$50,000+ 220 *** *** *** 15 7.5 4.4-12.6 *** *** *** 45 19.3 14.2-25.7 141 62.3 54.9-69.2

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*Yearly equals less than once per month.

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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