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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Gambling

Have you ever tried to cut down or control your gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,414 208 15.4 13.3-17.8 1,206 84.6 82.2-86.7
-Eastern NC 478 83 19.9 15.8-24.8 395 80.1 75.2-84.2
GENDER
Male 241 42 21.9 16.0-29.2 199 78.1 70.8-84.0
Female 237 41 17.4 12.4-23.8 196 82.6 76.2-87.6
RACE
White 321 22 7.8 4.8-12.4 299 92.2 87.6-95.2
African American 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 454 77 19.4 15.2-24.3 377 80.6 75.7-84.8
AGE
18-34 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 148 27 18.6 12.5-26.8 121 81.4 73.2-87.5
55-64 131 26 23.7 15.9-33.7 105 76.3 66.3-84.1
65-74 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 136 32 28.6 19.9-39.1 104 71.4 60.9-80.1
Some Post-H.S. 155 24 16.2 10.6-24.0 131 83.8 76.0-89.4
College Graduate 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 196 16 9.2 5.2-15.8 180 90.8 84.2-94.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 127 27 23.3 15.4-33.7 100 76.7 66.3-84.6
No 348 56 19.1 14.4-24.8 292 80.9 75.2-85.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 372 75 22.9 18.0-28.7 297 77.1 71.3-82.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 382 67 20.4 15.9-25.7 315 79.6 74.3-84.1
No 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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