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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Have you ever lied to family members or friends about how much you gamble or how much
money you have lost gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,632 33 3.9 2.0- 7.4 1,599 96.1 92.6-98.0
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 218 5 1.3 0.4- 4.4 213 98.7 95.6-99.6
GENDER
Male 82 1 1.6 0.2-10.4 81 98.4 89.6-99.8
Female 136 4 1.0 0.3- 2.7 132 99.0 97.3-99.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 217 5 1.3 0.4- 4.4 212 98.7 95.6-99.6
AGE
18-24 10 0 0.0 . - . 10 100 . - .
25-34 29 0 0.0 . - . 29 100 . - .
35-44 35 0 0.0 . - . 35 100 . - .
45-54 60 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 59 99.7 97.6- 100
55-64 52 4 8.4 2.2-26.8 48 91.6 73.2-97.8
65+ 32 0 0.0 . - . 32 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 23 0 0.0 . - . 23 100 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 76 3 2.8 0.6-12.1 73 97.2 87.9-99.4
Some Post-H.S. 58 2 0.9 0.2- 4.1 56 99.1 95.9-99.8
College Graduate 61 0 0.0 . - . 61 100 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 37 1 0.7 0.1- 5.4 36 99.3 94.6-99.9
$15,000- 24,999 41 0 0.0 . - . 41 100 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 26 0 0.0 . - . 26 100 . - .
$35,000-49,999 33 2 2.0 0.4- 8.9 31 98.0 91.1-99.6
$50,000- 74,999 37 1 4.1 0.6-24.3 36 95.9 75.7-99.4
$75,000+ 32 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 31 99.3 95.2-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 66 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 65 99.4 96.1-99.9
No 150 4 1.5 0.4- 5.9 146 98.5 94.1-99.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 26 0 0.0 . - . 26 100 . - .
Non-Veteran 192 5 1.4 0.4- 4.8 187 98.6 95.2-99.6

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*Results pertain only to those who have gambled and wagered money in the last 12 months.

^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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