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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Gambling

In the past 12 months, have you gambled or played any games for money?

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  Total
Respond.^
1+ times per day 1+ times per week 1+ times per month 1+ times last 12 months Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,227 141 1.3 1.0- 1.6 763 7.1 6.4- 7.9 1,146 11.9 10.9-13.0 1,178 11.4 10.4-12.4 7,999 68.4 66.9-69.8
-Western NC 1,838 12 0.6 0.3- 1.2 101 6.4 4.9- 8.1 162 10.5 8.6-12.7 173 10.5 8.7-12.7 1,390 72.1 69.1-74.9
GENDER
Male 708 5 0.4 0.1- 1.4 67 9.3 6.9-12.5 71 12.8 9.7-16.8 70 11.6 8.6-15.5 495 65.8 60.7-70.5
Female 1,130 7 0.7 0.3- 1.7 34 3.7 2.4- 5.8 91 8.3 6.4-10.8 103 9.5 7.4-12.1 895 77.7 74.1-80.8
RACE
White 1,698 12 0.7 0.3- 1.3 94 6.0 4.6- 7.7 143 10.2 8.3-12.5 160 10.4 8.5-12.7 1,289 72.8 69.7-75.6
African American 43 0 0.0 . - . 3 10.2 2.9-30.4 4 14.9 4.3-40.4 5 23.8 9.6-47.9 31 51.1 31.5-70.3
Other Minorities 84 0 0.0 . - . 3 6.6 1.4-26.1 14 13.4 5.2-30.4 7 7.7 2.5-21.3 60 72.3 53.2-85.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 36 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 0 0.0 . - . 3 18.6 5.4-47.8 4 9.1 2.6-26.9 28 71.8 46.4-88.2
Non-Hispanic 1,799 11 0.6 0.3- 1.2 101 6.6 5.1- 8.4 159 10.2 8.4-12.3 169 10.6 8.7-12.8 1,359 72.0 69.0-74.9
AGE
18-24 39 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.7 0.2-11.5 3 6.3 1.9-18.9 5 13.3 4.7-32.4 30 78.7 59.9-90.1
25-34 116 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 5 7.1 2.8-17.1 16 12.4 7.1-20.5 19 16.3 10.0-25.7 75 63.4 52.4-73.1
35-44 224 2 0.6 0.1- 2.6 13 5.9 3.3-10.3 32 14.7 9.9-21.2 24 11.7 7.4-18.0 153 67.2 59.5-74.0
45-54 292 2 0.9 0.2- 4.1 22 9.1 5.3-15.2 36 13.9 9.4-20.1 32 10.0 6.7-14.8 200 66.0 58.8-72.6
55-64 439 4 0.6 0.2- 2.1 33 7.9 5.4-11.4 38 8.1 5.6-11.6 38 8.5 6.0-11.9 326 74.9 69.9-79.2
65+ 709 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 25 4.5 2.8- 7.1 36 5.4 3.7- 7.9 53 7.4 5.5- 9.8 592 82.3 78.6-85.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 259 2 0.4 0.1- 2.6 14 7.2 3.9-13.0 22 12.0 7.2-19.3 9 5.8 2.5-12.7 212 74.6 66.1-81.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 559 5 1.1 0.4- 2.9 35 7.8 5.2-11.7 41 8.0 5.4-11.7 50 10.0 6.9-14.3 428 73.1 67.5-78.0
Some Post-H.S. 484 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8 27 5.7 3.5- 9.2 57 15.0 10.7-20.8 61 13.6 9.7-18.7 335 65.0 58.6-70.8
College Graduate 532 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 25 4.8 2.7- 8.4 42 8.5 6.0-12.0 53 10.5 7.5-14.5 411 76.1 71.0-80.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 246 2 0.7 0.1- 3.0 9 3.6 1.7- 7.7 14 10.6 5.6-19.2 15 9.5 4.8-17.9 206 75.5 66.2-83.0
$15,000- 24,999 349 2 0.8 0.2- 3.6 20 6.1 3.2-11.1 36 15.8 10.4-23.2 32 7.9 4.9-12.4 259 69.5 61.8-76.2
$25,000- 34,999 229 2 0.4 0.1- 2.6 18 9.8 5.6-16.7 21 9.7 5.6-16.3 22 9.2 5.7-14.5 166 70.9 62.7-77.8
$35,000- 49,999 245 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 16 8.1 4.5-14.0 20 10.6 6.2-17.7 30 14.8 9.2-23.1 177 65.9 57.1-73.8
$50,000-74,999 239 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 18 10.4 5.7-18.4 28 12.1 7.7-18.6 27 9.7 6.1-15.0 165 67.1 58.7-74.5
$75,000+ 238 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 15 5.2 2.8- 9.3 21 6.2 3.6-10.4 23 11.3 7.1-17.6 177 76.8 69.7-82.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 798 9 1.4 0.6- 2.9 41 5.0 3.4- 7.3 67 10.9 8.0-14.7 64 7.7 5.6-10.4 617 75.1 70.6-79.0
No 1,031 3 0.1 0.0- 0.6 60 7.3 5.3- 9.9 95 10.2 8.0-13.1 108 12.3 9.7-15.6 765 70.0 65.9-73.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4 27 11.6 7.3-17.9 23 8.2 5.0-13.1 21 6.3 3.9-10.2 191 73.3 66.2-79.4
Non-Veteran 1,574 10 0.6 0.3- 1.3 74 5.6 4.2- 7.5 139 10.8 8.7-13.2 152 11.1 9.0-13.6 1,199 71.9 68.6-75.0

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^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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