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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 301 192 61.2 54.3-67.8 43 14.8 10.7-20.0 31 12.1 7.9-18.2 26 8.6 5.5-13.3 9 3.2 1.5- 6.7
GENDER
Male 152 90 57.5 47.9-66.5 25 14.1 9.1-21.3 19 15.9 9.6-25.2 15 10.9 6.3-18.3 *** *** ***
Female 149 102 66.3 56.3-75.1 18 15.6 9.6-24.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 243 152 60.7 53.0-67.9 37 15.6 11.1-21.5 24 12.4 7.7-19.5 21 7.4 4.5-11.9 *** *** ***
Other minorities 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 290 184 60.5 53.4-67.2 43 15.4 11.2-20.9 29 11.8 7.5-18.1 25 8.9 5.6-13.8 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 94 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 18 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 27 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 92 *** *** *** 14 11.3 6.3-19.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 87 *** *** *** 13 19.3 11.3-31.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 95 *** *** *** 15 17.3 10.1-28.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 29 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 110 *** *** *** 24 22.6 14.9-32.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 84 *** *** *** 11 16.2 8.9-27.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 215 140 62.3 54.0-69.9 32 14.4 9.8-20.6 20 12.6 7.5-20.4 16 7.2 4.0-12.7 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 251 163 62.8 55.1-69.9 33 13.2 9.1-18.7 28 13.8 8.9-20.8 20 7.6 4.4-12.7 *** *** ***

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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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