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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-WHITES 1,321 24 2.2 1.2- 4.2 1,297 97.8 95.8-98.8
GENDER
Male 634 16 3.2 1.5- 6.7 618 96.8 93.3-98.5
Female 687 8 1.0 0.4- 2.5 679 99.0 97.5-99.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 12 0 0.0 . - . 12 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,308 24 2.2 1.2- 4.2 1,284 97.8 95.8-98.8
AGE
18-24 32 1 1.4 0.2- 9.7 31 98.6 90.3-99.8
25-34 135 3 5.1 1.5-16.4 132 94.9 83.6-98.5
35-44 219 4 1.8 0.6- 5.4 215 98.2 94.6-99.4
45-54 265 4 1.3 0.4- 4.3 261 98.7 95.7-99.6
55-64 346 8 1.3 0.6- 3.0 338 98.7 97.0-99.4
65+ 313 4 2.0 0.5- 7.5 309 98.0 92.5-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 87 2 0.6 0.1- 3.4 85 99.4 96.6-99.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 382 10 1.4 0.7- 2.8 372 98.6 97.2-99.3
Some Post-H.S. 407 6 3.2 1.0- 9.6 401 96.8 90.4-99.0
College Graduate 445 6 2.4 0.8- 6.6 439 97.6 93.4-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 86 3 1.1 0.3- 3.9 83 98.9 96.1-99.7
$15,000- 24,999 170 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8 167 99.1 97.2-99.7
$25,000- 34,999 128 2 1.8 0.4- 7.1 126 98.2 92.9-99.6
$35,000-49,999 188 4 3.2 1.0- 9.8 184 96.8 90.2-99.0
$50,000- 74,999 218 5 4.9 1.3-17.1 213 95.1 82.9-98.7
$75,000+ 394 6 1.9 0.6- 5.8 388 98.1 94.2-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 399 8 1.8 0.7- 4.7 391 98.2 95.3-99.3
No 916 16 2.4 1.1- 5.1 900 97.6 94.9-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 261 7 3.3 1.3- 7.9 254 96.7 92.1-98.7
Non-Veteran 1,058 17 2.0 0.9- 4.4 1,041 98.0 95.6-99.1

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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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