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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Gambling

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 3,224 69 3.3 2.3- 4.6 3,155 96.7 95.4-97.7
-Eastern NC 814 28 4.4 2.6- 7.3 786 95.6 92.7-97.4
GENDER
Male 347 16 5.4 2.7-10.5 331 94.6 89.5-97.3
Female 467 12 3.1 1.6- 6.0 455 96.9 94.0-98.4
RACE
White 574 14 3.1 1.4- 6.9 560 96.9 93.1-98.6
African American 180 11 5.3 2.5-11.0 169 94.7 89.0-97.5
Other Minorities 55 3 15.5 4.9-39.5 52 84.5 60.5-95.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 2 13.3 3.2-41.8 24 86.7 58.2-96.8
Non-Hispanic 786 26 4.1 2.3- 7.0 760 95.9 93.0-97.7
AGE
18-24 27 1 3.2 0.4-20.3 26 96.8 79.7-99.6
25-34 84 4 7.4 2.1-22.6 80 92.6 77.4-97.9
35-44 115 6 5.1 1.8-13.3 109 94.9 86.7-98.2
45-54 198 8 4.2 1.8- 9.7 190 95.8 90.3-98.2
55-64 204 4 1.7 0.6- 4.6 200 98.3 95.4-99.4
65+ 180 5 4.1 1.4-11.0 175 95.9 89.0-98.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 53 7 19.8 8.3-40.3 46 80.2 59.7-91.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 249 9 2.6 1.2- 5.6 240 97.4 94.4-98.8
Some Post-H.S. 246 10 3.5 1.7- 6.8 236 96.5 93.2-98.3
College Graduate 265 2 4.2 1.0-15.7 263 95.8 84.3-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 64 2 5.7 1.0-26.4 62 94.3 73.6-99.0
$15,000- 24,999 127 10 9.0 4.1-18.4 117 91.0 81.6-95.9
$25,000- 34,999 94 3 1.7 0.5- 6.2 91 98.3 93.8-99.5
$35,000- 49,999 116 3 2.3 0.7- 7.0 113 97.7 93.0-99.3
$50,000-74,999 119 6 9.4 2.9-26.6 113 90.6 73.4-97.1
$75,000+ 202 2 2.0 0.4- 9.3 200 98.0 90.7-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 292 15 7.6 4.1-13.8 277 92.4 86.2-95.9
No 520 12 2.9 1.2- 6.8 508 97.1 93.2-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 166 6 4.6 1.7-12.1 160 95.4 87.9-98.3
Non-Veteran 648 22 4.3 2.4- 7.8 626 95.7 92.2-97.6

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*Asked only of respondents who have gambled or played any games for money.

^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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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