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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-MALES

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
-MALES 1,473 58 5.3 3.7- 7.6 1,415 94.7 92.4-96.3
RACE
White 1,197 35 3.7 2.2- 6.1 1,162 96.3 93.9-97.8
African American 186 17 9.5 5.1-17.0 169 90.5 83.0-94.9
Other Minorities 80 6 11.6 4.5-26.5 74 88.4 73.5-95.5
AGE
18-24 43 3 5.5 1.6-16.9 40 94.5 83.1-98.4
25-34 123 6 8.6 3.5-19.6 117 91.4 80.4-96.5
35-44 245 15 8.0 4.4-13.9 230 92.0 86.1-95.6
45-54 325 11 2.8 1.3- 5.7 314 97.2 94.3-98.7
55-64 369 10 2.6 1.3- 5.2 359 97.4 94.8-98.7
65+ 356 13 3.1 1.7- 5.6 343 96.9 94.4-98.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 126 14 12.2 5.8-24.1 112 87.8 75.9-94.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 410 10 3.7 1.6- 8.3 400 96.3 91.7-98.4
Some Post-H.S. 392 13 5.3 2.5-11.0 379 94.7 89.0-97.5
College Graduate 545 21 4.8 2.5- 8.9 524 95.2 91.1-97.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 84 4 4.1 1.2-13.0 80 95.9 87.0-98.8
$15,000- 24,999 193 8 6.1 2.4-14.7 185 93.9 85.3-97.6
$25,000- 34,999 180 8 3.8 1.2-11.7 172 96.2 88.3-98.8
$35,000- 49,999 204 8 3.5 1.6- 7.7 196 96.5 92.3-98.4
$50,000- 74,999 236 9 4.9 1.7-13.3 227 95.1 86.7-98.3
$75,000+ 449 12 3.7 1.8- 7.3 437 96.3 92.7-98.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 489 25 8.2 4.9-13.6 464 91.8 86.4-95.1
No 977 33 4.1 2.5- 6.9 944 95.9 93.1-97.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 494 21 6.2 3.2-11.7 473 93.8 88.3-96.8
Non-Veteran 979 37 5.0 3.2- 7.8 942 95.0 92.2-96.8

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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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