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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Gambling

Have you ever lied to family members or friends about how much you gamble or how much
money you have lost gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,224 69 3.3 2.3- 4.6 3,155 96.7 95.4-97.7
-Piedmont NC 1,962 36 3.0 1.8- 4.9 1,926 97.0 95.1-98.2
GENDER
Male 913 19 3.3 1.6- 6.6 894 96.7 93.4-98.4
Female 1,049 17 2.6 1.3- 4.9 1,032 97.4 95.1-98.7
RACE
White 1,556 21 2.0 1.1- 3.6 1,535 98.0 96.4-98.9
African American 316 8 3.1 1.3- 7.5 308 96.9 92.5-98.7
Other Minorities 80 7 11.6 3.7-30.8 73 88.4 69.2-96.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 56 5 13.2 3.6-38.2 51 86.8 61.8-96.4
Non-Hispanic 1,901 31 2.3 1.4- 3.8 1,870 97.7 96.2-98.6
AGE
18-24 38 5 10.1 3.8-24.2 33 89.9 75.8-96.2
25-34 154 6 4.6 1.3-15.0 148 95.4 85.0-98.7
35-44 358 7 2.4 1.1- 5.3 351 97.6 94.7-98.9
45-54 452 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5 449 99.6 98.5-99.9
55-64 491 10 2.7 1.2- 5.7 481 97.3 94.3-98.8
65+ 450 5 1.2 0.5- 3.1 445 98.8 96.9-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 147 8 5.2 2.3-11.3 139 94.8 88.7-97.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 517 13 5.0 2.1-11.7 504 95.0 88.3-97.9
Some Post-H.S. 547 8 3.0 1.2- 7.3 539 97.0 92.7-98.8
College Graduate 749 7 0.9 0.4- 2.1 742 99.1 97.9-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 126 5 11.3 2.2-41.4 121 88.7 58.6-97.8
$15,000- 24,999 248 7 3.8 1.6- 8.6 241 96.2 91.4-98.4
$25,000- 34,999 214 6 5.8 2.1-14.9 208 94.2 85.1-97.9
$35,000- 49,999 288 2 0.7 0.1- 3.0 286 99.3 97.0-99.9
$50,000-74,999 328 3 0.8 0.2- 2.7 325 99.2 97.3-99.8
$75,000+ 576 11 3.4 1.6- 7.0 565 96.6 93.0-98.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 623 16 2.6 1.4- 4.7 607 97.4 95.3-98.6
No 1,327 19 3.1 1.6- 5.8 1,308 96.9 94.2-98.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 302 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2 300 99.7 98.8-99.9
Non-Veteran 1,660 34 3.4 2.0- 5.6 1,626 96.6 94.4-98.0

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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.

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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