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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Gambling

How much money do you usually wager on a day when you play for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 dollars 6-10 dollars 11-20 dollars 21-100 dollars More than 100 dollars
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,527 1,741 67.9 65.5-70.2 310 12.7 11.2-14.5 240 9.4 8.0-11.0 175 7.3 6.0- 8.9 61 2.6 1.9- 3.5
-Piedmont NC 1,419 980 68.3 65.1-71.3 175 12.3 10.4-14.5 130 9.3 7.5-11.4 96 7.6 5.8- 9.9 38 2.6 1.8- 3.8
GENDER
Male 707 457 64.1 59.4-68.6 111 14.4 11.6-17.7 62 9.1 6.8-12.2 56 9.3 6.6-13.0 21 3.1 1.9- 5.1
Female 712 523 73.8 69.7-77.6 64 9.5 7.2-12.4 68 9.5 7.1-12.5 40 5.3 3.6- 7.7 17 1.9 1.0- 3.4
RACE
White 1,011 691 66.2 62.3-69.8 125 12.6 10.3-15.3 94 9.3 7.3-11.7 75 9.1 6.7-12.1 26 2.9 1.8- 4.5
African American 311 224 73.3 66.6-79.1 32 9.9 6.7-14.4 28 9.9 6.1-15.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 72 *** *** *** 14 16.2 9.0-27.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,347 934 68.4 65.0-71.5 161 12.1 10.1-14.3 125 9.4 7.6-11.5 90 7.5 5.7- 9.9 37 2.7 1.8- 4.0
AGE
18-34 227 129 56.0 48.2-63.5 36 15.8 11.3-21.8 30 14.2 9.5-20.8 26 11.1 7.2-16.8 *** *** ***
35-54 557 392 71.7 66.8-76.1 60 10.2 7.7-13.4 48 7.8 5.7-10.5 43 8.2 5.4-12.3 14 2.2 1.2- 3.9
55-64 321 229 72.2 66.0-77.7 44 14.0 10.1-19.1 25 6.3 3.9- 9.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 219 159 76.6 69.4-82.6 24 7.2 4.5-11.3 19 9.6 5.5-16.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 114 *** *** *** 14 11.8 6.6-20.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 378 262 70.8 64.7-76.2 54 14.0 10.4-18.7 36 7.6 5.1-11.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 456 325 70.5 65.1-75.4 49 9.7 7.1-13.2 43 11.7 8.3-16.3 29 6.3 4.2- 9.3 *** *** ***
College Graduate 469 313 64.3 58.6-69.7 58 14.3 10.6-19.0 40 7.9 5.5-11.1 39 9.2 6.1-13.7 19 4.3 2.5- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 120 *** *** *** 16 14.4 8.2-24.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 219 152 67.8 59.7-75.0 26 13.6 8.9-20.1 24 11.4 7.2-17.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 158 120 77.0 68.0-84.0 19 10.6 6.2-17.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 233 154 63.4 54.5-71.4 29 11.0 7.3-16.2 25 9.4 5.9-14.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 547 368 68.1 63.1-72.7 67 12.0 9.0-15.7 49 8.8 6.4-12.0 41 7.4 5.0-10.8 22 3.8 2.4- 6.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 323 219 66.5 59.8-72.5 44 14.4 10.2-19.9 34 10.7 7.0-15.9 18 5.5 3.3- 9.1 *** *** ***
No 1,094 760 68.7 65.0-72.1 131 11.8 9.7-14.2 95 8.9 7.0-11.3 78 8.1 6.0-10.8 30 2.5 1.6- 3.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 230 157 72.1 65.0-78.3 38 14.1 9.8-19.9 26 9.5 6.1-14.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,189 823 67.7 64.1-71.0 137 12.0 9.9-14.4 104 9.2 7.3-11.6 92 8.6 6.5-11.2 33 2.6 1.7- 3.9

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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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