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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 448 5 1.9 0.7- 5.3 443 98.1 94.7-99.3
GENDER
Male 213 2 2.1 0.5- 8.5 211 97.9 91.5-99.5
Female 235 3 1.7 0.4- 6.3 232 98.3 93.7-99.6
RACE
White 409 3 1.2 0.4- 3.7 406 98.8 96.3-99.6
African American 12 0 0.0 . - . 12 100 . - .
Other Minorities 24 2 18.6 2.8-64.1 22 81.4 35.9-97.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 0 0.0 . - . 8 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 440 5 2.0 0.7- 5.5 435 98.0 94.5-99.3
AGE
18-24 9 0 0.0 . - . 9 100 . - .
25-34 41 2 7.6 1.7-27.8 39 92.4 72.2-98.3
35-44 71 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6 70 98.7 91.4-99.8
45-54 92 0 0.0 . - . 92 100 . - .
55-64 113 0 0.0 . - . 113 100 . - .
65+ 117 2 2.6 0.4-15.6 115 97.4 84.4-99.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 47 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 46 99.9 99.5- 100
H.S. or G.E.D. 131 4 5.9 2.1-15.5 127 94.1 84.5-97.9
Some Post-H.S. 149 0 0.0 . - . 149 100 . - .
College Graduate 121 0 0.0 . - . 121 100 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 40 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 39 99.9 99.4- 100
$15,000- 24,999 90 1 1.7 0.2-10.9 89 98.3 89.1-99.8
$25,000- 34,999 63 1 6.7 1.0-34.3 62 93.3 65.7-99.0
$35,000- 49,999 68 0 0.0 . - . 68 100 . - .
$50,000-74,999 74 0 0.0 . - . 74 100 . - .
$75,000+ 61 1 2.9 0.4-17.6 60 97.1 82.4-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 181 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 180 100 99.8- 100
No 266 4 2.9 1.0- 8.0 262 97.1 92.0-99.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 73 0 0.0 . - . 73 100 . - .
Non-Veteran 375 5 2.1 0.8- 6.0 370 97.9 94.0-99.2

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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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