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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Gambling

Have there ever been periods for 2 weeks or more when you spent a lot of time thinking about
gambling or planning future gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,223 105 4.4 3.3- 5.8 3,118 95.6 94.2-96.7
-Eastern NC 813 40 7.8 5.0-12.1 773 92.2 87.9-95.0
GENDER
Male 346 22 9.8 5.6-16.8 324 90.2 83.2-94.4
Female 467 18 5.2 2.6-10.0 449 94.8 90.0-97.4
RACE
White 573 21 5.4 2.7-10.7 552 94.6 89.3-97.3
African American 180 14 11.9 5.9-22.4 166 88.1 77.6-94.1
Other Minorities 55 5 19.5 7.0-43.7 50 80.5 56.3-93.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 2 14.4 2.8-49.3 24 85.6 50.7-97.2
Non-Hispanic 785 38 7.6 4.7-11.9 747 92.4 88.1-95.3
AGE
18-24 27 2 5.7 1.2-23.0 25 94.3 77.0-98.8
25-34 84 4 13.0 4.5-32.0 80 87.0 68.0-95.5
35-44 115 9 13.1 6.2-25.8 106 86.9 74.2-93.8
45-54 198 13 6.8 3.3-13.3 185 93.2 86.7-96.7
55-64 203 5 1.8 0.7- 4.7 198 98.2 95.3-99.3
65+ 180 6 3.6 1.4- 8.6 174 96.4 91.4-98.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 53 5 7.0 2.1-21.4 48 93.0 78.6-97.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 249 12 9.3 4.5-18.1 237 90.7 81.9-95.5
Some Post-H.S. 246 12 7.5 3.2-16.7 234 92.5 83.3-96.8
College Graduate 264 11 6.8 2.7-16.1 253 93.2 83.9-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 64 3 1.3 0.4- 4.4 61 98.7 95.6-99.6
$15,000- 24,999 127 8 11.8 4.5-27.7 119 88.2 72.3-95.5
$25,000- 34,999 94 5 6.8 2.0-20.7 89 93.2 79.3-98.0
$35,000- 49,999 116 5 4.9 1.8-12.8 111 95.1 87.2-98.2
$50,000-74,999 118 9 12.3 4.7-28.2 109 87.7 71.8-95.3
$75,000+ 202 4 3.8 1.1-12.2 198 96.2 87.8-98.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 292 25 13.3 7.9-21.5 267 86.7 78.5-92.1
No 519 15 5.4 2.5-11.1 504 94.6 88.9-97.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 166 11 10.6 4.5-22.8 155 89.4 77.2-95.5
Non-Veteran 647 29 7.0 4.1-11.7 618 93.0 88.3-95.9

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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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