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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 434 309 73.6 67.9-78.7 41 7.9 5.4-11.3 30 5.8 3.5- 9.4 43 9.3 6.3-13.4 11 3.4 1.5- 7.5
GENDER
Male 206 147 73.3 65.1-80.1 21 8.7 5.3-14.1 12 6.2 3.1-12.1 18 7.9 4.4-13.8 8 3.9 1.6- 9.0
Female 228 162 74.2 65.8-81.0 20 6.7 3.9-11.2 18 5.3 2.8-10.0 25 11.1 6.7-17.7 3 2.8 0.5-13.4
RACE
White 395 283 73.1 67.1-78.4 36 8.3 5.7-12.1 26 5.1 3.1- 8.4 39 9.6 6.5-14.0 11 3.8 1.7- 8.3
African American 12 10 96.3 83.4-99.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.1 0.1- 7.9 1 2.6 0.3-17.5 0 0.0 . - .
Other Minorities 24 13 51.2 21.9-79.6 5 9.2 2.3-30.2 3 26.8 6.7-65.3 3 12.8 1.9-52.3 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 5 70.2 28.4-93.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.5 2.2-51.5 1 16.3 2.1-64.5 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 426 304 73.8 68.0-78.8 41 8.1 5.6-11.7 28 5.5 3.3- 9.2 42 9.0 6.1-13.1 11 3.5 1.6- 7.7
AGE
18-24 9 7 70.4 30.8-92.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 29.6 7.3-69.2 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 40 28 69.2 50.5-83.2 1 3.9 0.5-22.8 5 14.7 5.5-33.9 5 11.0 4.0-26.8 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8
35-44 69 52 77.8 65.0-86.8 8 8.9 4.2-17.8 4 4.7 1.7-12.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 4 8.5 3.0-21.8
45-54 92 66 76.9 65.0-85.6 9 6.8 2.8-15.2 9 5.4 2.3-11.9 7 10.5 4.6-21.9 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9
55-64 108 79 73.1 62.3-81.8 11 11.7 6.1-21.3 5 2.4 0.7- 7.5 12 11.3 6.0-20.3 1 1.5 0.2-10.0
65+ 113 76 67.3 56.6-76.5 11 9.8 5.2-17.6 6 4.5 1.8-10.8 16 16.0 9.3-26.1 4 2.4 0.9- 6.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 45 32 74.9 55.9-87.5 6 10.8 4.3-24.5 2 3.6 0.6-20.0 2 1.1 0.2- 6.9 3 9.6 2.3-32.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 128 90 73.7 63.0-82.1 14 7.9 4.2-14.4 6 5.5 1.9-15.1 16 12.5 6.9-21.7 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7
Some Post-H.S. 145 108 76.6 66.0-84.6 13 7.3 3.6-14.4 10 6.7 3.0-14.4 12 5.7 2.9-10.9 2 3.7 0.7-17.3
College Graduate 116 79 69.2 57.3-78.9 8 7.1 3.0-15.8 12 6.0 2.9-12.3 13 13.5 6.8-25.0 4 4.2 1.4-12.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 40 34 93.3 81.2-97.8 1 2.5 0.3-16.0 2 1.1 0.2- 6.3 3 3.0 0.6-14.6 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 89 66 79.3 66.4-88.1 9 6.6 2.7-14.9 2 3.3 0.8-12.5 9 6.3 2.8-13.5 3 4.6 0.9-20.8
$25,000- 34,999 59 42 70.6 53.2-83.5 5 4.7 1.7-12.6 5 15.0 5.3-36.1 4 6.0 2.1-15.9 3 3.6 1.1-11.8
$35,000- 49,999 66 44 70.9 54.2-83.4 8 8.7 4.0-17.9 10 12.1 5.0-26.4 3 2.1 0.5- 8.1 1 6.3 0.9-32.8
$50,000-74,999 73 56 83.7 71.6-91.2 4 5.4 1.4-18.4 6 4.8 1.8-12.2 7 6.1 2.5-14.2 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 56 36 57.1 40.4-72.3 6 13.3 5.5-28.7 3 3.9 1.2-12.3 7 17.1 6.7-37.2 4 8.6 3.0-22.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 177 127 74.1 65.0-81.5 18 9.5 5.4-16.4 13 4.5 2.2- 9.0 16 9.0 5.0-15.5 3 2.8 0.6-12.5
No 256 181 73.3 65.8-79.8 23 7.0 4.3-11.3 17 6.5 3.5-11.9 27 9.4 5.7-15.1 8 3.7 1.5- 9.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 70 53 78.1 65.5-87.1 7 7.8 3.5-16.8 4 5.1 1.6-15.3 5 8.3 3.3-19.2 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6
Non-Veteran 364 256 73.0 66.7-78.6 34 7.9 5.2-11.7 26 5.9 3.5- 9.9 38 9.4 6.2-14.0 10 3.8 1.7- 8.4

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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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