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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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
-Piedmont NC 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
GENDER
Male 879 602 62.8 57.2-68.1 126 15.4 12.1-19.5 62 11.4 7.2-17.4 62 7.8 5.5-10.9 27 2.6 1.5- 4.6
Female 1,018 776 75.4 71.2-79.1 87 9.6 7.0-12.9 74 6.7 4.9- 9.1 58 6.9 4.8- 9.7 23 1.4 0.9- 2.3
RACE
White 1,502 1,091 69.4 65.3-73.1 165 12.3 10.0-15.1 100 8.0 5.4-11.8 100 8.1 6.2-10.5 46 2.2 1.6- 3.1
African American 309 225 66.3 56.9-74.5 35 12.9 8.0-20.1 30 14.2 8.0-24.1 17 6.0 3.0-11.4 2 0.6 0.1- 3.3
Other Minorities 77 55 65.9 47.7-80.4 13 16.8 7.5-33.6 5 8.6 1.9-30.9 2 4.5 1.0-17.3 2 4.2 0.7-22.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 56 43 68.4 46.9-84.1 7 14.0 5.1-33.1 4 14.9 4.3-40.7 2 2.7 0.7-10.6 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,837 1,332 68.5 64.8-72.0 206 12.7 10.4-15.3 131 8.9 6.4-12.2 118 7.7 6.0- 9.9 50 2.2 1.4- 3.4
AGE
18-24 37 26 67.5 44.0-84.6 4 8.5 2.4-26.0 3 18.6 5.2-48.5 4 5.4 1.8-15.3 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 153 99 62.1 51.3-71.8 22 16.0 9.6-25.4 11 10.0 4.5-20.7 17 9.2 4.8-16.9 4 2.7 0.7- 9.8
35-44 341 250 68.8 61.5-75.2 38 12.5 8.1-18.7 27 9.9 6.1-15.5 19 7.4 4.2-12.7 7 1.5 0.6- 3.6
45-54 444 314 70.7 65.2-75.7 64 13.3 10.0-17.5 27 6.6 4.2-10.2 31 7.7 5.0-11.5 8 1.7 0.8- 3.5
55-64 473 361 72.3 66.6-77.4 47 11.8 8.5-16.3 27 5.5 3.4- 8.7 24 7.0 4.2-11.7 14 3.3 1.8- 6.1
65+ 432 319 70.8 64.6-76.4 38 12.5 8.2-18.5 35 7.9 5.2-11.9 23 5.9 3.7- 9.3 17 2.8 1.6- 4.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 138 105 75.3 62.5-84.8 15 13.1 6.5-24.5 12 5.3 2.6-10.6 4 2.4 0.7- 8.2 2 3.8 0.6-20.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 500 366 62.4 53.3-70.7 57 14.2 9.3-21.2 42 16.0 8.8-27.1 24 5.9 3.4-10.3 11 1.5 0.7- 3.0
Some Post-H.S. 535 397 73.5 67.7-78.5 57 9.8 7.1-13.2 37 7.5 4.9-11.5 27 6.7 3.8-11.7 17 2.5 1.4- 4.3
College Graduate 722 509 67.8 62.6-72.6 84 13.8 10.4-18.2 44 6.4 4.2- 9.7 65 10.1 7.4-13.8 20 1.7 1.0- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 123 95 70.4 51.8-84.0 14 8.8 4.4-16.8 11 17.8 6.2-41.5 3 3.0 0.9- 9.7 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 242 185 73.2 62.8-81.6 24 13.1 6.8-23.6 18 6.3 3.3-11.6 10 6.1 2.4-14.8 5 1.3 0.5- 3.3
$25,000- 34,999 204 156 75.4 64.2-84.0 21 13.9 6.8-26.3 10 3.2 1.3- 7.3 14 7.0 3.5-13.3 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1
$35,000- 49,999 281 220 72.7 62.6-80.9 25 14.0 7.3-25.1 17 7.3 4.2-12.5 13 5.2 2.2-11.7 6 0.8 0.3- 1.8
$50,000-74,999 323 236 76.5 70.3-81.7 37 12.2 8.4-17.5 20 4.6 2.7- 7.8 19 4.3 2.5- 7.3 11 2.3 1.1- 4.7
$75,000+ 556 356 61.3 55.4-66.8 82 15.3 11.6-20.1 46 8.9 6.0-13.0 52 11.8 8.2-16.7 20 2.7 1.6- 4.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 608 435 65.5 57.7-72.5 78 15.5 11.1-21.2 51 11.0 5.7-20.3 24 4.8 2.7- 8.3 20 3.2 1.4- 6.9
No 1,277 936 69.6 65.4-73.5 133 11.8 9.3-14.8 84 8.6 6.1-12.2 94 8.3 6.3-11.0 30 1.7 1.1- 2.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 292 218 70.8 61.3-78.8 37 17.9 10.8-28.2 12 3.1 1.5- 6.3 17 6.9 3.8-12.2 8 1.3 0.6- 2.8
Non-Veteran 1,605 1,160 68.2 64.2-72.0 176 12.0 9.8-14.7 124 10.2 7.3-14.0 103 7.4 5.7- 9.7 42 2.2 1.4- 3.4

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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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