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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Have you ever tried to cut down or control your gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,206 431 15.4 13.3-17.6 2,775 84.6 82.4-86.7
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 503 150 31.3 25.2-38.0 353 68.7 62.0-74.8
GENDER
Male 182 51 29.2 20.0-40.5 131 70.8 59.5-80.0
Female 321 99 33.2 25.9-41.4 222 66.8 58.6-74.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 1 14.2 1.7-61.1 5 85.8 38.9-98.3
Non-Hispanic 496 149 31.4 25.3-38.2 347 68.6 61.8-74.7
AGE
18-24 16 7 32.7 12.7-61.8 9 67.3 38.2-87.3
25-34 53 22 49.7 33.1-66.3 31 50.3 33.7-66.9
35-44 87 23 26.6 15.4-41.9 64 73.4 58.1-84.6
45-54 122 36 29.2 19.7-40.8 86 70.8 59.2-80.3
55-64 134 39 28.7 19.7-39.7 95 71.3 60.3-80.3
65+ 81 21 20.8 12.1-33.3 60 79.2 66.7-87.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 48 20 32.3 18.2-50.6 28 67.7 49.4-81.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 154 57 41.4 29.0-55.0 97 58.6 45.0-71.0
Some Post-H.S. 153 40 25.5 17.1-36.3 113 74.5 63.7-82.9
College Graduate 146 33 23.5 15.3-34.2 113 76.5 65.8-84.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 68 25 33.2 19.1-51.1 43 66.8 48.9-80.9
$15,000- 24,999 100 39 47.5 33.2-62.3 61 52.5 37.7-66.8
$25,000- 34,999 60 18 31.0 15.5-52.5 42 69.0 47.5-84.5
$35,000-49,999 69 19 26.2 15.2-41.3 50 73.8 58.7-84.8
$50,000- 74,999 75 18 26.5 15.7-40.9 57 73.5 59.1-84.3
$75,000+ 75 13 13.7 6.9-25.5 62 86.3 74.5-93.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 186 67 40.4 29.8-52.0 119 59.6 48.0-70.2
No 314 82 26.3 19.5-34.5 232 73.7 65.5-80.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 92 23 26.3 14.3-43.2 69 73.7 56.8-85.7
Non-Veteran 411 127 32.5 25.8-40.0 284 67.5 60.0-74.2

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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.

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