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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 1,444 38 3.3 2.3- 4.8 1,406 96.7 95.2-97.7
GENDER
Male 724 24 3.9 2.4- 6.1 700 96.1 93.9-97.6
Female 720 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 1,029 19 2.0 1.2- 3.3 1,010 98.0 96.7-98.8
African American 317 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,371 33 3.1 2.1- 4.5 1,338 96.9 95.5-97.9
AGE
18-34 231 13 5.5 3.1- 9.6 218 94.5 90.4-96.9
35-54 565 16 3.5 1.9- 6.1 549 96.5 93.9-98.1
55-64 328 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 223 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 91 *** *** *** 91 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 384 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 464 13 3.9 2.2- 6.8 451 96.1 93.2-97.8
College Graduate 477 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 222 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 555 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 326 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,116 31 3.5 2.3- 5.2 1,085 96.5 94.8-97.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,209 34 3.6 2.4- 5.3 1,175 96.4 94.7-97.6

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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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