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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling

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

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  Total
Respond.^
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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 2,068 24 1.0 0.5- 1.9 244 12.2 9.9-14.8 281 14.0 11.8-16.6 224 12.4 9.9-15.3 1,295 60.4 56.7-64.0
Female 3,371 23 0.9 0.4- 1.8 174 5.3 4.2- 6.5 307 9.4 8.0-11.1 355 11.8 10.1-13.6 2,512 72.7 70.2-75.1
RACE
White 4,393 34 0.8 0.5- 1.4 334 9.0 7.6-10.6 465 11.9 10.4-13.6 487 12.5 10.9-14.4 3,073 65.7 63.3-68.1
African American 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
Asian 42 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.6 0.3- 7.0 6 13.7 5.3-31.2 34 84.7 67.5-93.6
Native American 123 0 0.0 . - . 15 14.9 6.2-31.7 12 8.5 4.1-17.0 6 7.1 2.0-22.4 90 69.5 53.9-81.5
Other Minorities 158 3 0.9 0.2- 3.2 9 3.2 1.3- 7.5 19 9.6 4.9-18.1 12 12.2 4.4-29.2 115 74.2 59.9-84.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 175 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 11 6.7 2.4-17.5 16 8.6 4.4-15.9 13 11.4 4.6-25.5 133 73.0 59.8-83.1
-English Speaking 93 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7 7 4.4 1.9-10.0 8 8.4 3.5-18.9 11 11.0 5.3-21.4 65 75.4 62.3-85.0
-Spanish Speaking 82 0 0.0 . - . 4 8.0 2.1-26.1 8 8.6 3.5-19.9 2 11.6 3.0-35.6 68 71.7 52.2-85.5
Non-Hispanic 5,251 45 1.0 0.6- 1.6 406 8.7 7.5-10.1 570 11.8 10.4-13.3 565 12.1 10.7-13.7 3,665 66.4 64.2-68.5
AGE
18-24 170 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 8 3.8 1.5- 9.5 22 10.0 5.6-17.3 15 9.1 4.1-18.9 124 76.9 66.8-84.7
25-34 485 3 1.0 0.2- 4.8 27 7.2 4.0-12.7 77 15.8 11.8-20.7 72 17.0 12.5-22.8 306 59.0 52.3-65.3
35-44 787 3 0.6 0.1- 3.1 66 9.5 6.9-13.1 99 12.9 9.9-16.5 112 12.7 9.9-16.1 507 64.3 59.3-69.0
45-54 1,000 9 0.7 0.4- 1.5 94 11.1 8.4-14.5 132 12.6 10.2-15.5 111 12.0 9.2-15.4 654 63.6 59.2-67.8
55-64 1,209 19 2.1 1.0- 4.4 116 11.2 8.6-14.5 134 10.8 8.7-13.5 139 13.1 10.6-16.2 801 62.7 58.6-66.6
65-74 979 8 1.0 0.4- 2.4 69 8.9 6.4-12.3 85 7.6 5.7-10.1 82 8.8 6.6-11.7 735 73.7 69.4-77.5
75+ 758 4 0.4 0.1- 1.4 33 3.9 2.4- 6.1 35 5.1 3.1- 8.2 43 5.2 3.5- 7.7 643 85.4 81.5-88.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 673 6 0.4 0.2- 1.2 44 5.7 3.6- 8.9 39 7.7 4.7-12.4 41 13.0 7.1-22.6 543 73.1 64.6-80.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,559 11 1.0 0.4- 2.4 146 12.8 9.8-16.6 180 13.2 10.4-16.6 144 9.8 7.7-12.3 1,078 63.3 58.8-67.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,389 17 1.6 0.7- 3.6 127 8.7 6.7-11.2 165 10.9 8.8-13.5 178 13.3 10.8-16.2 902 65.5 61.4-69.4
College Graduate 1,811 13 0.5 0.3- 1.0 101 6.0 4.5- 8.1 204 12.5 10.5-14.9 216 12.7 10.6-15.1 1,277 68.3 65.0-71.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 612 8 0.7 0.3- 1.6 36 4.1 2.7- 6.4 43 7.2 4.4-11.5 48 14.3 9.0-21.8 477 73.8 66.3-80.1
$15,000- 24,999 885 8 0.7 0.3- 1.5 66 9.1 5.9-13.8 90 11.9 8.6-16.1 72 10.5 6.8-15.8 649 67.9 61.6-73.6
$25,000- 34,999 534 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 47 15.0 9.3-23.4 65 15.8 10.0-24.1 52 9.0 5.7-13.8 369 59.9 51.5-67.7
$35,000- 49,999 684 7 0.6 0.2- 1.5 68 10.3 7.3-14.4 86 11.7 8.9-15.3 71 11.8 8.5-16.2 452 65.5 59.9-70.7
$50,000-74,999 796 12 2.2 0.8- 5.6 72 10.2 7.1-14.3 91 10.1 7.8-13.0 90 11.3 8.6-14.9 531 66.2 61.0-71.1
$75,000+ 1,201 7 0.8 0.3- 2.2 83 6.9 5.0- 9.5 165 15.3 12.6-18.6 186 16.5 13.1-20.5 760 60.5 56.1-64.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,924 16 1.0 0.5- 2.3 137 8.9 6.9-11.4 181 10.0 8.1-12.2 166 11.2 8.5-14.4 1,424 69.0 65.1-72.6
No 3,482 31 0.9 0.5- 1.6 277 8.4 6.9-10.2 405 12.3 10.7-14.2 410 12.5 10.8-14.5 2,359 65.8 63.1-68.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 787 12 1.7 0.6- 4.6 110 17.2 13.0-22.4 94 11.5 8.8-14.9 80 10.8 7.9-14.6 491 58.8 53.2-64.1
Non-Veteran 4,646 35 0.8 0.5- 1.4 306 7.0 5.9- 8.4 493 11.6 10.2-13.2 499 12.3 10.7-14.2 3,313 68.2 65.8-70.5

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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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