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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-MALES

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
-MALES 772 21 6.1 3.0-12.2 751 93.9 87.8-97.0
RACE
White 634 16 3.2 1.5- 6.7 618 96.8 93.3-98.5
African American 82 1 1.6 0.2-10.4 81 98.4 89.6-99.8
Other Minorities 48 4 36.6 14.2-66.8 44 63.4 33.2-85.8
AGE
18-24 25 0 0.0 . - . 25 100 . - .
25-34 87 6 18.8 8.0-38.2 81 81.2 61.8-92.0
35-44 125 4 2.5 0.8- 7.5 121 97.5 92.5-99.2
45-54 163 4 2.0 0.6- 6.5 159 98.0 93.5-99.4
55-64 193 5 2.6 0.8- 7.9 188 97.4 92.1-99.2
65+ 173 2 0.7 0.1- 3.2 171 99.3 96.8-99.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 74 5 24.6 8.6-53.2 69 75.4 46.8-91.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 233 7 1.6 0.6- 4.4 226 98.4 95.6-99.4
Some Post-H.S. 210 4 4.3 1.1-15.2 206 95.7 84.8-98.9
College Graduate 255 5 3.3 1.1- 9.4 250 96.7 90.6-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 51 2 20.3 3.5-64.3 49 79.7 35.7-96.5
$15,000- 24,999 108 5 15.1 4.1-42.7 103 84.9 57.3-95.9
$25,000- 34,999 75 1 0.8 0.1- 6.0 74 99.2 94.0-99.9
$35,000- 49,999 111 3 3.2 0.7-12.5 108 96.8 87.5-99.3
$50,000- 74,999 126 4 7.8 2.2-23.7 122 92.2 76.3-97.8
$75,000+ 243 5 2.5 0.7- 7.7 238 97.5 92.3-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 232 6 9.5 2.9-27.0 226 90.5 73.0-97.1
No 537 15 4.9 2.0-11.3 522 95.1 88.7-98.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 6 2.5 0.9- 6.8 258 97.5 93.2-99.1
Non-Veteran 505 15 7.4 3.4-15.6 490 92.6 84.4-96.6

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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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