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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-WHITES 1,294 945 69.8 65.1-74.1 134 11.4 8.6-15.0 90 7.8 5.1-11.9 83 7.8 5.8-10.5 42 3.1 2.0- 4.8
GENDER
Male 622 441 66.9 59.9-73.2 66 11.0 7.2-16.6 53 10.9 6.3-18.0 39 7.9 5.1-11.9 23 3.3 2.0- 5.6
Female 672 504 73.5 67.9-78.4 68 11.9 8.3-16.7 37 4.0 2.6- 6.0 44 7.8 5.1-11.7 19 2.9 1.4- 5.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 12 6 62.2 30.5-86.0 4 18.7 5.7-46.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 19.1 4.2-56.3 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,281 939 70.0 65.3-74.3 129 11.1 8.3-14.8 90 8.0 5.2-12.1 81 7.7 5.6-10.4 42 3.2 2.1- 4.8
AGE
18-24 31 16 39.8 19.3-64.7 4 22.1 6.2-54.8 5 27.1 6.9-64.9 5 10.6 3.8-26.4 1 0.4 0.0- 2.7
25-34 131 89 66.0 54.1-76.1 19 15.7 8.5-27.1 6 3.9 1.6- 9.1 15 12.8 6.7-22.9 2 1.7 0.4- 6.7
35-44 217 166 74.9 66.4-81.9 17 5.8 3.3-10.0 19 9.4 5.5-15.8 10 6.7 3.0-14.5 5 3.1 1.1- 8.3
45-54 257 189 71.2 62.4-78.6 29 12.4 7.7-19.6 15 7.0 3.2-14.4 16 5.2 2.8- 9.6 8 4.2 1.5-11.2
55-64 340 248 73.1 65.9-79.2 39 10.3 6.6-15.7 22 5.0 3.1- 8.0 20 7.7 4.2-13.7 11 3.9 2.0- 7.6
65+ 308 232 78.3 72.0-83.6 25 7.5 4.4-12.3 20 5.1 3.1- 8.4 17 5.0 2.6- 9.6 14 4.0 2.2- 7.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 85 70 61.6 33.5-83.7 8 12.6 3.6-35.9 2 20.5 3.7-63.4 4 5.1 1.6-14.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 375 276 72.5 63.7-79.9 43 11.6 6.2-20.8 28 5.9 3.6- 9.4 20 7.3 3.9-13.2 8 2.7 0.9- 7.6
Some Post-H.S. 397 292 72.7 65.8-78.7 43 12.9 8.4-19.3 25 5.6 3.2- 9.5 25 6.6 4.0-10.7 12 2.2 1.1- 4.5
College Graduate 437 307 66.6 59.7-72.9 40 9.5 6.2-14.2 35 8.7 5.4-13.6 34 10.2 6.2-16.2 21 5.1 2.9- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 86 71 81.2 67.3-90.1 10 7.2 3.4-14.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6 4 11.1 4.1-26.7 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 168 137 85.9 77.9-91.4 13 7.5 3.6-14.9 8 2.2 1.0- 4.8 7 2.5 0.8- 7.5 3 1.9 0.6- 6.2
$25,000- 34,999 128 90 69.9 51.2-83.7 18 19.9 7.9-41.9 13 6.3 3.1-12.4 4 2.5 0.6- 9.5 3 1.5 0.4- 5.1
$35,000-49,999 186 136 70.5 59.4-79.6 21 9.0 4.9-16.2 13 7.8 4.1-14.6 9 10.7 4.5-23.4 7 1.9 0.8- 4.4
$50,000- 74,999 213 160 70.7 60.3-79.4 22 13.2 7.0-23.4 13 6.7 3.3-13.0 12 4.4 1.9- 9.6 6 5.0 1.7-14.2
$75,000+ 385 251 59.9 51.2-67.9 43 11.0 7.3-16.2 31 12.4 6.0-23.9 40 12.1 8.0-17.8 20 4.7 2.7- 8.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 395 301 76.8 69.5-82.7 38 8.0 4.9-12.7 27 6.7 3.7-11.9 18 5.8 2.7-12.2 11 2.7 1.3- 5.4
No 893 640 67.1 61.3-72.4 95 12.7 9.1-17.4 62 8.3 4.8-13.9 65 8.6 6.2-11.9 31 3.3 2.0- 5.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 257 194 78.9 70.6-85.3 25 7.2 4.3-11.7 17 8.5 4.1-16.9 13 3.3 1.5- 7.1 8 2.2 0.9- 5.1
Non-Veteran 1,035 749 67.8 62.4-72.7 109 12.3 9.0-16.6 73 7.7 4.6-12.6 70 8.8 6.4-12.0 34 3.3 2.1- 5.3

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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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