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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-MALES

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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
-MALES 1,465 186 15.9 13.0-19.3 1,279 84.1 80.7-87.0
RACE
White 1,193 116 10.7 8.3-13.7 1,077 89.3 86.3-91.7
African American 182 51 29.2 20.0-40.5 131 70.8 59.5-80.0
Other Minorities 80 18 34.3 20.2-51.8 62 65.7 48.2-79.8
AGE
18-24 43 10 17.9 8.4-34.2 33 82.1 65.8-91.6
25-34 122 24 23.2 14.2-35.4 98 76.8 64.6-85.8
35-44 242 30 16.3 10.4-24.4 212 83.7 75.6-89.6
45-54 323 38 13.1 8.7-19.2 285 86.9 80.8-91.3
55-64 369 43 13.2 9.1-18.7 326 86.8 81.3-90.9
65+ 354 37 10.6 7.2-15.4 317 89.4 84.6-92.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 126 28 29.9 18.9-43.8 98 70.1 56.2-81.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 408 70 24.1 17.4-32.3 338 75.9 67.7-82.6
Some Post-H.S. 388 48 13.6 9.3-19.5 340 86.4 80.5-90.7
College Graduate 543 40 6.9 4.4-10.7 503 93.1 89.3-95.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 83 17 35.5 18.6-57.0 66 64.5 43.0-81.4
$15,000- 24,999 192 39 33.0 22.9-44.9 153 67.0 55.1-77.1
$25,000- 34,999 178 35 24.0 16.0-34.4 143 76.0 65.6-84.0
$35,000- 49,999 201 26 12.7 8.0-19.5 175 87.3 80.5-92.0
$50,000- 74,999 237 24 10.4 5.8-17.7 213 89.6 82.3-94.2
$75,000+ 448 30 7.0 4.1-11.6 418 93.0 88.4-95.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 487 77 21.2 15.5-28.3 410 78.8 71.7-84.5
No 971 108 13.5 10.4-17.5 863 86.5 82.5-89.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 491 59 14.0 9.4-20.4 432 86.0 79.6-90.6
Non-Veteran 974 127 16.5 13.0-20.6 847 83.5 79.4-87.0

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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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