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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 508 19 3.8 2.1- 6.8 489 96.2 93.2-97.9
GENDER
Male 185 10 2.8 1.2- 6.6 175 97.2 93.4-98.8
Female 323 9 4.8 2.2-10.0 314 95.2 90.0-97.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 0 0.0 . - . 6 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 501 19 3.9 2.1- 6.8 482 96.1 93.2-97.9
AGE
18-24 16 3 12.5 3.4-36.6 13 87.5 63.4-96.6
25-34 54 3 2.9 0.9- 9.0 51 97.1 91.0-99.1
35-44 90 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 89 99.2 94.7-99.9
45-54 123 3 2.8 0.7-10.4 120 97.2 89.6-99.3
55-64 134 6 5.8 2.3-14.2 128 94.2 85.8-97.7
65+ 81 3 2.4 0.7- 7.3 78 97.6 92.7-99.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 49 4 10.3 3.2-28.2 45 89.7 71.8-96.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 155 10 4.1 1.8- 8.9 145 95.9 91.1-98.2
Some Post-H.S. 156 4 4.1 1.2-12.7 152 95.9 87.3-98.8
College Graduate 146 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 145 99.5 96.5-99.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 69 98.8 95.0-99.7
$15,000- 24,999 101 9 9.4 4.3-19.2 92 90.6 80.8-95.7
$25,000- 34,999 60 3 8.9 1.7-35.7 57 91.1 64.3-98.3
$35,000-49,999 71 2 2.5 0.6- 9.8 69 97.5 90.2-99.4
$50,000- 74,999 75 1 1.0 0.1- 7.1 74 99.0 92.9-99.9
$75,000+ 75 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 74 99.1 94.1-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 187 9 5.5 2.5-11.7 178 94.5 88.3-97.5
No 318 9 2.9 1.2- 6.9 309 97.1 93.1-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 94 3 1.2 0.3- 4.0 91 98.8 96.0-99.7
Non-Veteran 414 16 4.5 2.4- 8.2 398 95.5 91.8-97.6

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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.

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