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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICANS

How much money do you usually wager on a day when you play for money?*

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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 1,593 1,158 68.9 64.6-72.8 166 11.6 9.1-14.6 114 8.8 6.0-12.6 99 7.5 5.6-10.0 56 3.3 2.3- 4.7
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 213 154 67.1 56.3-76.3 23 12.5 7.2-20.8 14 8.9 3.9-19.1 13 8.1 3.3-18.2 9 3.5 1.6- 7.3
GENDER
Male 80 55 52.0 36.6-67.0 10 17.3 8.2-32.8 7 14.4 5.3-33.5 5 12.5 4.1-32.1 3 3.9 1.2-11.7
Female 133 99 81.7 73.0-88.1 13 7.9 4.1-14.7 7 3.5 1.5- 8.3 8 3.8 1.6- 8.7 6 3.1 1.2- 7.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 212 153 66.7 55.9-76.0 23 12.7 7.3-21.0 14 9.0 3.9-19.3 13 8.1 3.4-18.3 9 3.5 1.6- 7.3
AGE
18-24 10 5 49.6 16.6-82.9 1 7.9 1.0-41.9 1 2.1 0.3-15.4 2 33.0 6.6-77.3 1 7.4 0.9-40.3
25-34 29 15 50.6 28.4-72.5 5 17.3 6.1-40.2 6 23.0 7.7-51.4 2 6.6 1.1-32.2 1 2.5 0.3-16.2
35-44 34 24 70.6 45.2-87.4 5 18.8 5.4-48.5 2 6.9 1.6-24.9 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9 2 2.8 0.6-11.1
45-54 59 47 80.7 65.3-90.3 6 9.2 3.2-23.5 2 3.5 0.7-15.5 3 4.6 1.2-15.5 1 2.0 0.3-13.0
55-64 50 36 71.6 52.6-85.2 6 12.4 5.1-27.5 2 2.0 0.5- 8.6 5 11.5 3.2-33.7 1 2.4 0.3-15.3
65+ 31 27 89.3 69.5-96.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.8 0.2-12.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 8.8 2.2-29.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 23 22 97.5 82.9-99.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.5 0.3-17.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 74 52 58.0 39.1-74.8 7 9.4 4.0-20.5 5 13.2 3.5-39.4 6 13.3 3.9-37.0 4 6.1 2.1-16.2
Some Post-H.S. 56 36 68.4 47.9-83.6 7 16.0 5.7-37.3 4 2.5 0.9- 6.9 6 11.4 3.5-31.7 3 1.7 0.5- 5.7
College Graduate 60 44 68.3 49.9-82.3 9 17.3 6.9-37.2 4 11.1 4.0-27.5 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 2 2.7 0.6-11.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 36 28 85.7 68.3-94.3 2 4.6 0.9-19.9 3 2.8 0.8- 9.5 2 2.7 0.5-13.0 1 4.2 0.6-25.0
$15,000- 24,999 41 33 83.8 64.6-93.6 3 11.2 3.2-32.6 2 2.1 0.5- 8.6 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 2 2.1 0.5- 8.5
$25,000- 34,999 25 18 42.8 17.6-72.5 2 3.4 0.6-17.5 2 27.7 5.9-69.9 1 20.6 3.1-67.4 2 5.5 0.9-26.6
$35,000-49,999 32 21 63.8 40.6-81.9 6 28.5 12.2-53.3 1 1.3 0.2- 9.2 4 6.4 2.2-17.1 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000- 74,999 36 27 68.7 44.4-85.8 3 13.4 2.9-44.5 3 8.2 2.2-26.4 3 9.7 2.6-30.4 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 31 18 53.3 30.1-75.2 6 18.8 5.5-47.9 3 13.1 3.8-36.6 2 10.6 1.8-43.5 2 4.1 0.9-16.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 64 51 84.0 70.0-92.2 4 4.1 1.4-11.5 3 2.0 0.6- 6.5 3 5.6 1.2-22.4 3 4.3 1.3-13.6
No 147 101 61.5 48.7-72.9 19 15.3 8.5-26.0 11 11.2 4.7-24.3 10 8.9 3.2-22.2 6 3.2 1.2- 8.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 26 18 71.8 48.1-87.5 3 15.2 4.6-39.7 2 3.8 0.9-14.9 2 4.3 1.0-16.8 1 5.0 0.7-28.4
Non-Veteran 187 136 66.6 54.9-76.5 20 12.3 6.7-21.4 12 9.4 4.0-20.7 11 8.4 3.4-19.7 8 3.3 1.5- 7.4

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

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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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