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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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 2,573 68 3.4 2.6- 4.5 2,505 96.6 95.5-97.4
-Eastern NC 818 23 4.0 2.4- 6.5 795 96.0 93.5-97.6
GENDER
Male 395 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 423 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 535 *** *** *** *** *** ***
African American 185 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 789 19 3.4 1.9- 5.9 770 96.6 94.1-98.1
AGE
18-34 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 300 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 202 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 239 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 271 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 242 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 136 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 302 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 214 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 603 16 4.1 2.3- 7.2 587 95.9 92.8-97.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 663 22 4.8 2.8- 7.9 641 95.2 92.1-97.2

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*Asked only of respondents who have gambled or played any games for money.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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