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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICANS

In the past 12 months, have you gambled or played any games for money?

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1+ times per day 1+ times per week 1+ times per month 1+ times last 12 months Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,439 47 0.9 0.6- 1.5 418 8.6 7.3-10.0 588 11.6 10.3-13.1 579 12.1 10.6-13.7 3,807 66.8 64.6-69.0
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 696 10 1.6 0.5- 4.7 58 7.6 5.1-11.1 86 11.9 8.8-16.1 65 10.8 7.8-14.9 477 68.0 62.4-73.1
GENDER
Male 223 3 1.0 0.2- 4.7 27 12.0 7.1-19.8 30 14.0 8.5-22.2 23 11.1 6.6-18.2 140 61.9 52.2-70.7
Female 473 7 2.1 0.5- 7.7 31 4.4 2.7- 7.1 56 10.5 7.2-15.0 42 10.7 6.9-16.1 337 72.4 65.8-78.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 57.1 8.4-95.1 2 42.9 4.9-91.6
Non-Hispanic 693 10 1.6 0.5- 4.7 58 7.6 5.1-11.2 86 12.0 8.8-16.2 64 10.6 7.6-14.7 475 68.1 62.6-73.3
AGE
18-24 39 0 0.0 . - . 2 8.0 1.4-34.5 5 11.1 3.8-28.5 3 5.2 1.6-16.1 29 75.6 55.3-88.6
25-34 78 2 4.8 0.8-25.3 2 1.8 0.4- 7.6 13 22.0 11.3-38.5 12 19.3 10.3-33.3 49 52.1 37.6-66.1
35-44 100 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 8 6.5 2.6-15.4 13 7.2 3.7-13.3 13 12.1 5.5-24.7 65 73.8 60.8-83.6
45-54 154 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 19 11.1 6.0-19.6 19 11.6 6.6-19.8 22 13.8 7.3-24.6 93 63.0 51.4-73.2
55-64 163 5 3.8 1.1-12.5 18 11.3 5.9-20.6 19 10.2 5.7-17.4 10 6.9 3.3-14.0 111 67.9 57.4-76.9
65+ 158 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 9 7.3 2.8-17.8 17 9.3 5.2-16.3 5 3.3 1.1- 9.4 126 79.7 69.3-87.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 122 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 9 7.2 2.7-17.6 10 4.8 2.1-10.5 3 6.2 1.5-22.1 99 81.5 67.8-90.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 233 2 1.1 0.2- 6.4 25 10.4 5.5-18.8 24 13.4 7.3-23.5 25 11.5 6.6-19.0 157 63.5 53.3-72.7
Some Post-H.S. 166 5 3.8 0.8-16.6 11 5.1 2.1-11.8 25 11.2 6.5-18.6 18 12.4 6.4-22.6 107 67.5 55.7-77.4
College Graduate 175 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 13 6.9 3.2-14.2 27 14.9 9.1-23.4 19 11.1 6.2-19.1 114 66.4 56.3-75.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 138 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 9 3.5 1.5- 7.7 12 5.8 2.3-13.7 15 21.6 11.8-36.2 101 68.8 54.8-80.1
$15,000- 24,999 154 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 16 9.8 4.8-19.0 15 11.4 5.3-22.8 7 4.7 1.9-11.4 113 73.3 61.1-82.8
$25,000- 34,999 76 0 0.0 . - . 5 14.4 4.6-36.8 15 21.2 9.4-41.2 6 2.3 0.8- 6.6 50 62.1 43.1-78.1
$35,000-49,999 79 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 6 4.5 1.7-11.5 15 18.9 10.3-32.0 11 18.6 8.7-35.2 46 57.7 42.5-71.6
$50,000- 74,999 93 3 7.7 1.9-26.4 13 8.0 4.0-15.6 12 11.5 6.0-20.8 9 10.2 4.1-22.9 56 62.6 47.8-75.4
$75,000+ 77 2 1.3 0.3- 5.1 5 9.9 3.7-23.9 12 16.0 7.4-31.2 14 15.7 7.9-29.0 44 57.1 42.3-70.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 279 5 1.6 0.5- 5.4 17 5.4 2.7-10.6 32 9.6 6.0-15.0 12 6.3 2.7-13.8 213 77.2 68.8-83.8
No 407 5 1.6 0.4- 7.2 40 8.8 5.5-13.8 54 13.4 9.1-19.2 52 13.4 9.3-18.8 256 62.9 55.6-69.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 85 0 0.0 . - . 9 17.3 7.6-34.8 14 12.8 6.8-22.9 4 4.3 1.3-13.3 58 65.6 49.4-78.8
Non-Veteran 611 10 1.8 0.6- 5.2 49 6.6 4.2-10.1 72 11.8 8.4-16.4 61 11.5 8.2-16.0 419 68.3 62.3-73.7

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^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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