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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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%)
North Carolina 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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 88 62 75.1 62.8-84.4 11 8.8 4.2-17.6 6 5.3 1.9-13.8 8 8.7 3.9-18.2 1 2.0 0.3-13.2
Buncombe 45 37 87.9 74.6-94.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.6 1 1.7 0.2-11.1 5 9.0 3.3-22.3 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7
Cabarrus 80 60 70.7 55.6-82.3 11 16.6 8.3-30.6 3 3.9 1.0-13.7 3 7.1 1.9-23.1 3 1.7 0.5- 5.6
Catawba 90 69 75.3 62.9-84.5 7 9.0 4.0-18.8 10 11.0 5.2-21.6 2 3.0 0.7-11.7 2 1.8 0.4- 7.5
Cumberland 82 60 75.8 63.6-84.8 8 9.7 4.5-19.8 5 5.8 2.1-15.4 9 8.7 4.2-17.2 0 0.0 . - .
Davidson 88 61 59.3 38.7-77.1 10 19.2 6.2-46.1 10 7.2 3.3-15.1 4 2.9 1.0- 8.3 3 11.4 2.3-41.2
Durham 132 98 65.3 52.6-76.2 16 17.6 9.5-30.1 8 3.5 1.6- 7.2 6 9.3 3.6-22.0 4 4.3 1.2-14.4
Forsyth 77 54 78.4 66.2-87.0 9 10.3 4.9-20.3 10 9.3 4.2-19.2 3 1.7 0.5- 5.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3
Gaston 75 50 55.1 37.4-71.6 10 16.2 8.0-30.0 11 24.9 10.1-49.5 2 1.6 0.3- 7.5 2 2.2 0.5- 9.5
Guilford 205 150 70.6 61.8-78.1 24 14.6 9.4-21.8 13 7.6 3.6-15.5 9 4.2 2.1- 8.3 9 3.0 1.4- 6.4
Iredell 99 77 73.0 57.1-84.6 9 6.8 3.3-13.6 4 6.1 2.1-16.2 7 13.6 4.7-33.8 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1
Johnston 77 59 75.2 60.3-85.9 9 13.5 5.9-28.0 6 5.7 2.1-14.6 2 2.9 0.6-13.6 1 2.7 0.4-16.7
Mecklenburg 150 100 69.0 57.3-78.6 25 18.9 10.9-30.7 10 4.6 2.3- 9.0 13 7.0 3.6-13.2 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4
New Hanover 106 88 81.4 69.8-89.2 9 8.0 3.8-16.1 6 5.0 1.9-12.9 3 5.6 1.5-18.3 0 0.0 . - .
Onslow 84 64 73.7 57.1-85.6 5 8.9 2.6-25.9 8 12.8 4.8-29.7 3 1.7 0.4- 6.6 4 2.8 1.0- 8.2
Orange 78 58 70.4 57.1-81.0 6 9.9 4.0-22.2 4 5.9 2.1-15.2 8 11.8 5.5-23.6 2 2.0 0.5- 8.3
Pitt 76 57 63.2 46.5-77.3 7 14.8 6.5-30.3 4 5.2 1.6-15.1 8 16.8 6.4-37.2 0 0.0 . - .
Randolph 104 76 76.0 65.0-84.3 14 10.4 5.6-18.5 6 4.8 2.0-10.9 5 4.9 1.8-12.2 3 4.0 1.1-13.2
Robeson 67 52 69.7 49.8-84.3 6 12.4 4.3-30.6 3 3.6 1.1-11.2 5 13.6 4.0-37.5 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0
Rowan 114 95 80.7 68.8-88.8 7 5.5 2.4-11.8 6 5.2 1.7-14.8 4 6.9 2.1-19.8 2 1.8 0.4- 7.0
Union 94 74 60.8 39.1-78.9 9 10.3 4.8-20.7 4 16.8 3.4-54.1 7 12.1 4.2-29.9 0 0.0 . - .
Wake 206 149 70.7 60.8-79.0 16 7.1 3.7-13.4 14 11.3 5.5-21.9 19 8.6 4.8-14.9 8 2.3 1.0- 5.1
Wayne 82 56 76.7 62.2-86.8 11 9.8 4.2-21.0 9 9.1 3.4-22.0 3 3.2 0.8-12.7 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 788 591 71.2 65.5-76.3 75 12.8 9.1-17.6 57 6.4 4.2- 9.5 49 8.0 5.3-12.0 16 1.7 0.8- 3.5
Piedmont 1,897 1,378 68.5 64.8-72.0 213 12.8 10.5-15.4 136 9.3 6.7-12.6 120 7.4 5.7- 9.4 50 2.1 1.4- 3.1
Western NC 434 309 73.6 67.9-78.7 41 7.9 5.4-11.3 30 5.8 3.5- 9.4 43 9.3 6.3-13.4 11 3.4 1.5- 7.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 292 202 71.9 64.4-78.2 29 8.7 5.5-13.5 17 3.3 1.7- 6.4 38 12.8 8.5-18.9 6 3.3 1.1- 9.3
Northwest 640 479 71.5 64.2-77.8 56 8.7 5.8-12.7 59 11.9 6.9-20.0 30 5.0 3.1- 8.1 16 2.9 1.2- 6.6
Charlotte 450 320 66.6 59.2-73.2 62 16.0 11.5-21.7 30 8.3 4.4-15.3 29 7.9 4.7-13.0 9 1.2 0.5- 2.5
Greensboro 525 379 70.8 65.1-76.0 64 14.0 10.2-19.1 29 5.3 3.2- 8.7 35 6.9 4.5-10.3 18 3.0 1.7- 5.1
Southern Regional 248 179 65.4 55.0-74.5 23 15.3 8.7-25.5 21 11.0 6.0-19.5 20 6.9 3.8-12.2 5 1.4 0.3- 6.1
Coastal 144 112 69.1 53.7-81.2 15 19.4 8.8-37.6 9 3.8 1.7- 8.2 7 6.7 2.9-14.7 1 1.0 0.1- 6.5
Wake 475 348 70.0 63.3-75.9 50 11.5 7.9-16.6 32 8.0 4.5-14.0 32 8.3 5.3-12.8 13 2.2 1.1- 4.1
Area L 31 25 76.8 55.0-90.0 2 7.3 1.6-27.7 1 4.0 0.5-23.5 1 6.3 0.9-33.3 2 5.7 1.3-22.0
Eastern 314 234 72.2 62.5-80.2 28 9.6 5.5-16.2 25 7.1 3.9-12.7 20 10.5 5.3-19.7 7 0.6 0.2- 1.3

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*Asked only of respondents who have gambled or played any games for money.

NOTE: For AHEC Regions, results for Area L are least reliable due to small sample size.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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