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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: 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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 1,420 992 65.3 61.1-69.3 185 14.9 12.1-18.1 102 9.6 6.8-13.4 98 7.8 5.9-10.3 43 2.4 1.6- 3.8
Female 1,699 1,286 75.5 72.2-78.5 144 8.9 7.0-11.2 121 6.2 4.8- 8.0 114 7.7 5.9- 9.9 34 1.7 1.0- 2.8
RACE
White 2,454 1,795 69.7 66.6-72.7 253 12.4 10.4-14.7 166 7.3 5.5- 9.7 172 8.4 6.7-10.3 68 2.2 1.6- 3.1
African American 497 364 71.4 64.4-77.5 52 10.7 7.2-15.7 46 10.8 6.6-17.4 30 6.4 3.8-10.5 5 0.6 0.2- 2.2
Asian 21 15 51.3 17.5-84.0 4 44.4 12.5-81.8 1 2.3 0.3-16.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.9 0.2-13.9
Native American 60 41 67.9 47.9-82.9 9 10.4 3.6-26.3 3 8.6 2.0-30.1 6 12.0 3.5-33.9 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6
Other Minorities 71 51 69.4 51.2-83.0 11 12.3 5.5-25.2 5 9.5 2.3-32.0 3 4.7 1.1-17.5 1 4.2 0.6-24.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 90 68 70.6 53.8-83.2 9 11.9 4.8-26.4 7 12.0 3.8-31.8 4 3.3 1.1- 9.6 2 2.2 0.5- 8.8
-English Speaking 64 49 74.2 55.2-87.0 4 9.2 2.4-29.8 5 7.8 2.0-26.3 4 5.2 1.7-15.0 2 3.5 0.8-13.6
-Spanish Speaking 26 19 64.4 34.6-86.1 5 16.4 4.8-43.3 2 19.2 3.6-59.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 3,024 2,207 69.8 67.0-72.5 320 12.2 10.4-14.3 214 7.8 6.1-10.0 208 8.0 6.6- 9.7 75 2.1 1.5- 3.0
AGE
18-24 73 52 72.7 56.0-84.7 7 7.1 2.7-17.4 6 13.1 4.3-33.8 8 7.1 3.3-14.5 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 274 176 61.0 52.6-68.8 33 15.6 10.2-23.3 26 9.5 5.4-16.2 34 12.0 7.6-18.6 5 1.8 0.5- 6.2
35-44 524 392 71.2 65.5-76.3 51 10.2 7.1-14.4 38 9.3 6.2-13.8 28 6.4 4.0-10.3 15 2.8 1.5- 5.1
45-54 730 525 72.4 68.0-76.4 98 13.1 10.2-16.5 48 5.9 4.1- 8.4 47 6.9 4.9- 9.6 12 1.7 0.8- 3.5
55-64 779 585 72.5 67.7-76.8 78 13.0 9.6-17.3 47 4.6 3.1- 6.6 47 6.9 4.7-10.0 22 3.0 1.7- 5.4
65-74 524 392 72.5 66.8-77.7 42 10.5 6.9-15.7 41 7.7 5.2-11.4 31 6.4 4.0-10.0 18 2.8 1.6- 4.9
75+ 190 143 69.1 58.0-78.3 19 18.0 9.9-30.5 8 3.2 1.4- 7.6 15 8.3 4.8-14.2 5 1.3 0.5- 3.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 236 176 72.8 63.3-80.6 25 14.1 8.5-22.5 17 4.3 2.3- 7.9 12 4.7 2.1-10.1 6 4.1 1.2-13.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 868 642 66.9 60.7-72.7 93 11.9 8.6-16.2 64 11.7 7.2-18.4 52 8.0 5.4-11.6 17 1.5 0.8- 2.9
Some Post-H.S. 917 681 74.2 69.6-78.3 93 10.2 7.6-13.4 69 7.8 5.5-10.9 49 5.5 3.6- 8.5 25 2.3 1.3- 4.1
College Graduate 1,095 778 67.9 63.4-72.1 118 13.8 10.7-17.7 71 6.0 4.2- 8.4 99 10.3 7.9-13.5 29 1.9 1.2- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 227 180 74.4 62.0-83.8 21 8.7 4.7-15.5 15 10.2 3.6-25.8 9 4.9 2.1-11.0 2 1.8 0.3-10.5
$15,000- 24,999 454 352 76.8 70.0-82.5 44 10.2 6.4-16.1 24 4.3 2.6- 7.3 25 7.1 3.8-12.7 9 1.5 0.6- 3.9
$25,000- 34,999 353 263 74.0 65.9-80.7 35 12.4 7.3-20.1 24 6.9 3.8-12.4 22 5.0 2.8- 8.6 9 1.7 0.8- 4.0
$35,000- 49,999 459 350 72.7 65.6-78.9 43 12.7 7.8-19.9 35 7.9 5.2-11.7 24 5.3 3.0- 9.4 7 1.3 0.4- 4.9
$50,000-74,999 513 381 74.0 68.1-79.1 47 9.4 6.7-13.1 36 7.1 4.3-11.4 34 6.8 3.9-11.4 15 2.7 1.4- 5.3
$75,000+ 807 525 62.7 57.4-67.6 115 16.6 12.9-21.0 62 6.9 4.8- 9.8 76 11.5 8.4-15.4 29 2.4 1.5- 3.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,067 772 69.9 64.6-74.7 127 13.5 10.5-17.2 84 8.5 5.0-13.9 54 5.4 3.7- 7.7 30 2.8 1.5- 5.1
No 2,037 1,496 69.8 66.4-72.9 200 11.7 9.6-14.2 138 7.9 6.0-10.4 156 8.7 7.0-10.9 47 1.8 1.3- 2.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 521 385 68.7 61.7-75.0 59 16.0 10.8-23.0 33 7.4 4.3-12.4 29 5.7 3.6- 8.9 15 2.2 1.0- 4.7
Non-Veteran 2,598 1,893 70.1 67.0-73.0 270 11.5 9.7-13.6 190 8.2 6.2-10.7 183 8.1 6.6-10.0 62 2.1 1.4- 3.0

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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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