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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Gambling

How much money do you usually wager on a day when you play for money?*

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  Total
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 3,119 2,278 69.9 67.1-72.5 329 12.2 10.4-14.2 223 8.1 6.3-10.3 212 7.8 6.4- 9.4 77 2.1 1.5- 2.9
-Eastern NC 788 591 71.2 65.5-76.3 75 12.8 9.1-17.6 57 6.4 4.2- 9.5 49 8.0 5.3-12.0 16 1.7 0.8- 3.5
GENDER
Male 335 243 67.2 58.7-74.8 38 16.3 10.6-24.2 28 7.1 4.1-12.0 18 7.9 4.2-14.2 8 1.5 0.5- 4.3
Female 453 348 76.3 69.4-82.0 37 8.2 5.3-12.5 29 5.4 3.0- 9.6 31 8.2 4.8-13.7 8 1.9 0.7- 5.4
RACE
White 557 421 68.7 61.5-75.1 52 14.7 9.9-21.1 40 6.9 4.3-10.9 33 8.3 5.0-13.6 11 1.5 0.6- 3.7
African American 176 129 78.2 67.9-85.9 17 7.7 3.7-15.4 15 5.8 2.4-13.1 12 7.5 3.3-16.0 3 0.8 0.1- 4.4
Other Minorities 51 39 76.0 55.3-89.0 6 12.8 4.2-32.9 1 2.5 0.3-16.1 4 7.6 1.6-29.0 1 1.1 0.1- 7.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 20 78.7 51.8-92.7 2 8.4 1.2-40.3 1 1.1 0.1- 7.9 1 0.8 0.1- 6.1 2 11.0 2.6-36.3
Non-Hispanic 761 571 71.0 65.1-76.2 73 12.9 9.2-17.9 55 6.5 4.3- 9.7 48 8.3 5.4-12.5 14 1.3 0.5- 3.1
AGE
18-24 27 19 82.4 64.3-92.4 3 5.9 1.7-18.2 3 5.6 1.6-17.9 2 6.2 1.5-22.8 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 81 49 55.7 39.2-71.1 10 18.7 8.0-37.8 10 6.7 3.1-13.7 12 18.9 8.8-35.8 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 114 90 73.4 59.9-83.7 5 5.1 1.6-14.9 7 10.8 4.3-24.6 8 7.9 3.2-18.2 4 2.6 0.8- 8.1
45-54 194 145 74.3 64.8-82.0 25 15.1 9.1-24.1 12 4.5 2.2- 9.1 9 3.8 1.7- 8.3 3 2.3 0.5-10.5
55-64 198 145 72.6 61.0-81.8 20 15.9 8.3-28.3 15 3.4 1.8- 6.2 11 5.2 2.4-10.9 7 2.9 0.6-12.2
65+ 169 140 74.8 61.6-84.6 12 14.9 6.9-29.5 8 4.1 1.5-11.0 7 4.7 1.7-12.7 2 1.4 0.2- 7.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 53 39 63.3 43.2-79.6 4 19.8 7.7-42.1 3 1.8 0.5- 6.0 6 14.4 5.1-34.6 1 0.7 0.1- 5.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 240 186 72.6 62.7-80.7 22 9.2 5.1-16.1 16 6.5 3.5-11.5 12 9.9 4.7-19.5 4 1.9 0.5- 7.2
Some Post-H.S. 237 176 74.5 64.2-82.7 23 12.0 6.5-21.2 22 8.5 4.2-16.8 10 3.3 1.3- 8.1 6 1.6 0.4- 6.4
College Graduate 257 190 67.7 56.4-77.3 26 16.0 8.7-27.6 15 4.7 2.2- 9.9 21 9.9 4.9-18.9 5 1.7 0.5- 5.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 64 51 70.7 48.5-86.0 6 12.2 3.6-34.1 2 0.9 0.2- 3.9 3 9.7 2.6-29.9 2 6.5 1.0-31.3
$15,000- 24,999 123 101 81.4 68.5-89.9 11 7.5 3.5-15.4 4 1.7 0.5- 5.3 6 9.2 3.2-23.9 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
$25,000- 34,999 90 65 72.9 56.5-84.8 9 12.9 5.5-27.6 9 10.1 3.5-25.6 4 1.2 0.4- 3.3 3 2.9 0.7-10.8
$35,000- 49,999 112 86 73.8 60.3-84.0 10 11.9 4.9-26.1 8 6.9 3.1-14.8 8 7.4 3.2-16.1 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000-74,999 117 89 63.2 47.9-76.2 6 4.1 1.4-11.3 10 14.4 6.3-29.9 8 13.3 5.0-30.9 4 5.0 1.5-15.5
$75,000+ 195 133 67.3 54.8-77.8 27 20.3 11.8-32.7 13 2.4 1.2- 4.8 17 9.4 4.4-19.1 5 0.5 0.2- 1.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 282 210 76.5 68.7-82.9 31 11.5 7.2-17.7 20 5.2 2.5-10.5 14 4.9 2.4- 9.7 7 1.9 0.5- 6.7
No 504 379 68.8 61.4-75.4 44 13.4 8.7-19.9 37 6.9 4.3-11.0 35 9.4 5.7-15.0 9 1.5 0.6- 3.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 159 114 63.9 51.3-74.8 15 15.4 7.8-28.3 17 13.5 6.7-25.1 7 3.7 1.5- 8.7 6 3.6 1.1-10.6
Non-Veteran 629 477 73.3 66.9-78.8 60 12.0 8.2-17.3 40 4.4 2.8- 6.8 42 9.2 5.9-14.2 10 1.1 0.4- 3.1

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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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