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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Have you ever tried to cut down or control your gambling?*

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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
-WHITES 2,526 244 10.0 8.2-12.0 2,282 90.0 88.0-91.8
GENDER
Male 1,193 116 10.7 8.3-13.7 1,077 89.3 86.3-91.7
Female 1,333 128 9.0 6.6-12.1 1,205 91.0 87.9-93.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 45 5 16.2 5.5-39.1 40 83.8 60.9-94.5
Non-Hispanic 2,481 239 9.8 8.0-11.8 2,242 90.2 88.2-92.0
AGE
18-24 46 6 11.3 3.6-30.3 40 88.7 69.7-96.4
25-34 199 25 11.0 6.4-18.2 174 89.0 81.8-93.6
35-44 404 33 9.3 6.2-13.7 371 90.7 86.3-93.8
45-54 581 58 9.6 6.7-13.6 523 90.4 86.4-93.3
55-64 641 70 10.5 7.7-14.2 571 89.5 85.8-92.3
65+ 639 49 8.6 6.1-12.1 590 91.4 87.9-93.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 172 32 19.5 11.6-30.9 140 80.5 69.1-88.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 694 92 13.0 9.3-17.9 602 87.0 82.1-90.7
Some Post-H.S. 736 70 11.0 7.8-15.1 666 89.0 84.9-92.2
College Graduate 923 50 5.0 3.3- 7.6 873 95.0 92.4-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 141 27 23.4 12.6-39.1 114 76.6 60.9-87.4
$15,000- 24,999 332 48 19.9 14.0-27.5 284 80.1 72.5-86.0
$25,000- 34,999 276 40 17.0 9.3-29.0 236 83.0 71.0-90.7
$35,000-49,999 375 39 11.3 7.8-16.2 336 88.7 83.8-92.2
$50,000- 74,999 417 31 7.3 4.1-12.6 386 92.7 87.4-95.9
$75,000+ 734 37 4.2 2.8- 6.3 697 95.8 93.7-97.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 854 102 12.3 9.4-15.9 752 87.7 84.1-90.6
No 1,663 141 9.0 7.0-11.7 1,522 91.0 88.3-93.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 422 42 11.4 7.1-17.7 380 88.6 82.3-92.9
Non-Veteran 2,104 202 9.7 7.9-11.9 1,902 90.3 88.1-92.1

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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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