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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 508 42 8.6 5.6-12.8 466 91.4 87.2-94.4
GENDER
Male 186 17 9.5 5.1-17.0 169 90.5 83.0-94.9
Female 322 25 7.6 4.4-13.1 297 92.4 86.9-95.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 1 6.4 0.7-38.5 5 93.6 61.5-99.3
Non-Hispanic 501 41 8.6 5.6-12.9 460 91.4 87.1-94.4
AGE
18-24 16 2 7.7 1.6-30.1 14 92.3 69.9-98.4
25-34 54 7 14.5 5.8-31.8 47 85.5 68.2-94.2
35-44 90 5 6.1 1.8-18.2 85 93.9 81.8-98.2
45-54 124 13 9.4 4.7-17.9 111 90.6 82.1-95.3
55-64 133 9 8.0 3.7-16.3 124 92.0 83.7-96.3
65+ 81 6 6.4 2.6-14.7 75 93.6 85.3-97.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 49 11 24.3 12.1-43.0 38 75.7 57.0-87.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 154 13 10.0 4.5-21.0 141 90.0 79.0-95.5
Some Post-H.S. 156 8 4.4 2.0- 9.4 148 95.6 90.6-98.0
College Graduate 147 10 5.7 2.6-12.0 137 94.3 88.0-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 9 10.3 4.6-21.3 62 89.7 78.7-95.4
$15,000- 24,999 100 6 12.2 4.8-28.0 94 87.8 72.0-95.2
$25,000- 34,999 60 3 1.9 0.6- 6.1 57 98.1 93.9-99.4
$35,000-49,999 71 3 5.1 1.5-15.9 68 94.9 84.1-98.5
$50,000- 74,999 75 14 14.9 7.9-26.2 61 85.1 73.8-92.1
$75,000+ 75 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 74 99.5 96.3-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 188 24 14.3 8.3-23.5 164 85.7 76.5-91.7
No 317 18 5.7 2.9-10.8 299 94.3 89.2-97.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 94 4 5.1 1.8-13.9 90 94.9 86.1-98.2
Non-Veteran 414 38 9.5 6.0-14.6 376 90.5 85.4-94.0

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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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