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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 537 29 7.3 4.8-11.1 508 92.7 88.9-95.2
GENDER
Male 228 16 9.8 5.7-16.2 212 90.2 83.8-94.3
Female 309 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 529 26 6.8 4.3-10.6 503 93.2 89.4-95.7
AGE
18-34 102 14 16.4 9.6-26.6 88 83.6 73.4-90.4
35-44 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 151 18 16.5 9.8-26.5 133 83.5 73.5-90.2
Some Post-H.S. 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 405 24 8.6 5.5-13.2 381 91.4 86.8-94.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 439 28 8.7 5.7-13.1 411 91.3 86.9-94.3

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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.

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