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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Cumberland 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Durham 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Forsyth 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Gaston 86 *** *** *** 86 100 96.6- 100
Guilford 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Mecklenburg 143 *** *** *** *** *** ***
New Hanover 88 *** *** *** 88 100 96.7- 100
Union 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 818 23 4.0 2.4- 6.5 795 96.0 93.5-97.6
Piedmont 1,444 38 3.3 2.3- 4.8 1,406 96.7 95.2-97.7
Western NC 311 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 197 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Northwest 444 19 5.3 3.2- 8.7 425 94.7 91.3-96.8
Charlotte 439 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Greensboro 330 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southern Regional 325 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southeast 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 358 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Area L 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Eastern 245 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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