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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly or less Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,382 291 2.9 2.5- 3.3 894 9.9 9.2-10.8 1,405 14.9 14.0-15.8 7,792 72.3 71.1-73.5
-MALES 3,982 136 3.1 2.6- 3.9 338 8.9 7.8-10.1 807 22.0 20.4-23.8 2,701 65.9 64.0-67.8
RACE
White 2,875 95 3.0 2.3- 3.8 243 8.7 7.5-10.1 601 22.7 20.8-24.7 1,936 65.6 63.3-67.8
African American 631 31 4.3 2.8- 6.4 65 10.4 7.8-13.8 132 21.6 17.8-26.0 403 63.7 58.8-68.2
Other Minorities 453 *** *** *** 26 6.5 3.9-10.4 69 18.0 12.9-24.4 348 73.4 66.8-79.1
AGE
18-34 678 16 2.2 1.3- 3.7 40 6.5 4.7- 9.0 171 24.4 20.8-28.4 451 66.8 62.5-70.9
35-44 595 19 3.0 1.8- 4.8 56 11.3 8.4-15.1 139 23.9 20.0-28.3 381 61.8 57.0-66.4
45-54 709 29 4.3 2.7- 6.6 61 9.4 7.0-12.4 150 23.0 19.2-27.2 469 63.4 58.9-67.7
55-64 850 36 3.9 2.7- 5.6 83 9.6 7.5-12.2 185 22.8 19.5-26.4 546 63.8 59.7-67.7
65-74 701 25 3.6 2.2- 5.8 76 11.4 8.8-14.7 118 17.4 14.2-21.1 482 67.6 63.1-71.7
75+ 431 *** *** *** 21 5.2 3.1- 8.6 43 9.8 6.9-13.7 356 83.1 78.4-87.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 539 *** *** *** 32 6.3 4.1- 9.5 74 16.3 12.6-20.9 421 75.3 70.3-79.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,128 49 4.4 3.1- 6.2 117 10.2 8.3-12.5 219 21.7 18.7-25.1 743 63.7 60.0-67.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,007 36 2.8 1.9- 4.0 107 11.2 9.0-13.8 224 24.6 21.4-28.1 640 61.4 57.6-65.1
College Graduate 1,294 38 3.0 2.0- 4.4 81 6.7 5.0- 8.9 290 23.9 21.1-27.0 885 66.4 63.0-69.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 417 *** *** *** 20 5.9 3.6- 9.7 67 18.9 14.2-24.7 316 71.4 65.2-76.9
$15,000- 24,999 652 18 2.5 1.5- 4.3 54 7.3 5.3-10.0 119 21.7 17.8-26.1 461 68.5 63.8-72.8
$25,000- 34,999 438 *** *** *** 37 9.7 6.6-14.1 97 26.7 21.3-32.9 288 60.4 54.2-66.2
$35,000- 49,999 525 32 6.2 3.9- 9.5 57 11.3 8.3-15.1 115 23.0 18.6-28.1 321 59.5 54.0-64.8
$50,000- 74,999 508 *** *** *** 51 10.9 7.7-15.2 116 24.1 19.8-29.1 328 62.6 57.1-67.8
$75,000+ 949 33 3.1 2.1- 4.6 74 8.5 6.6-11.0 230 25.8 22.4-29.6 612 62.6 58.5-66.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,046 43 4.1 2.9- 5.8 80 8.6 6.6-11.1 192 19.9 17.0-23.2 731 67.4 63.6-70.9
No 2,914 93 2.9 2.3- 3.7 257 9.0 7.8-10.4 612 22.7 20.7-24.7 1,952 65.4 63.2-67.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,209 50 4.3 3.1- 5.9 103 8.5 6.8-10.7 258 24.0 21.1-27.2 798 63.1 59.7-66.4
Non-Veteran 2,772 86 2.8 2.2- 3.6 235 9.0 7.7-10.5 549 21.5 19.5-23.5 1,902 66.7 64.4-69.0

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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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