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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Have there ever been periods for 2 weeks or more when you spent a lot of time thinking about
gambling or planning future gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,571 105 4.6 3.7- 5.8 2,466 95.4 94.2-96.3
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 535 41 9.1 6.4-12.7 494 90.9 87.3-93.6
GENDER
Male 227 22 11.2 7.1-17.3 205 88.8 82.7-92.9
Female 308 19 6.7 3.9-11.2 289 93.3 88.8-96.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 527 39 8.7 6.1-12.4 488 91.3 87.6-93.9
AGE
18-34 102 15 18.0 10.8-28.4 87 82.0 71.6-89.2
35-44 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 136 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 149 18 16.0 9.6-25.5 131 84.0 74.5-90.4
Some Post-H.S. 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 404 28 8.8 5.8-13.0 376 91.2 87.0-94.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 437 38 10.0 6.9-14.2 399 90.0 85.8-93.1

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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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