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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Gambling

In the past 12 months, have you gambled or played any games for money?

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly* Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,185 86 1.4 1.1- 1.8 335 5.8 5.1- 6.6 290 4.9 4.3- 5.6 717 12.3 11.3-13.3 4,757 75.6 74.3-76.9
-Eastern NC 1,925 30 1.5 1.0- 2.3 123 6.2 5.0- 7.6 106 5.3 4.3- 6.6 227 12.1 10.4-14.0 1,439 74.9 72.5-77.2
GENDER
Male 774 22 2.8 1.7- 4.4 77 8.9 6.8-11.4 53 6.6 4.9- 8.9 92 12.8 10.1-16.1 530 68.9 64.8-72.7
Female 1,151 *** *** *** 46 3.9 2.8- 5.5 53 4.2 3.0- 5.8 135 11.4 9.4-13.8 909 79.9 77.0-82.5
RACE
White 1,257 17 1.1 0.6- 1.9 81 6.0 4.6- 7.8 65 5.0 3.7- 6.6 164 13.2 11.1-15.7 930 74.7 71.6-77.5
African American 486 *** *** *** 29 6.5 4.3- 9.6 30 5.9 3.9- 8.9 47 10.7 7.6-14.7 370 74.5 69.5-79.0
Other minorities 161 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 9.2 5.3-15.5 119 75.6 67.1-82.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 101 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 78 78.0 67.8-85.6
Non-Hispanic 1,816 30 1.6 1.1- 2.4 118 6.3 5.1- 7.7 96 5.1 4.0- 6.4 218 12.3 10.5-14.3 1,354 74.7 72.2-77.1
AGE
18-34 294 *** *** *** 14 4.9 2.8- 8.5 14 4.5 2.6- 7.7 37 12.1 8.6-16.8 226 78.1 72.5-82.8
35-54 520 *** *** *** 34 6.2 4.3- 8.9 29 5.2 3.5- 7.6 78 14.8 11.6-18.8 369 71.5 66.9-75.7
55-64 465 *** *** *** 33 8.0 5.5-11.5 35 6.5 4.5- 9.4 55 11.6 8.7-15.5 333 71.5 66.5-76.0
65-74 374 *** *** *** 30 7.8 5.3-11.3 21 7.5 4.3-12.7 38 8.9 6.3-12.5 281 74.8 69.1-79.8
75+ 255 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 7.3 4.4-11.9 213 83.6 77.8-88.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 239 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 194 82.5 76.3-87.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 587 *** *** *** 45 7.8 5.6-10.8 29 4.3 2.8- 6.6 58 11.3 8.4-15.0 448 75.1 70.6-79.1
Some Post-H.S. 558 *** *** *** 38 6.6 4.6- 9.3 37 6.6 4.6- 9.4 74 13.0 9.9-16.8 400 72.8 68.2-76.9
College Graduate 535 *** *** *** 29 5.2 3.3- 8.2 25 4.5 2.8- 7.1 82 17.0 13.4-21.2 391 71.7 66.8-76.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 233 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 193 84.2 77.5-89.1
$15,000- 24,999 312 *** *** *** 21 5.0 3.0- 8.4 *** *** *** 26 7.4 4.8-11.4 241 78.3 72.2-83.3
$25,000- 34,999 218 *** *** *** 14 6.8 3.8-11.8 *** *** *** 19 10.3 6.2-16.8 170 75.3 67.7-81.6
$35,000- 49,999 225 *** *** *** 13 7.9 4.5-13.5 20 7.1 4.3-11.5 23 11.6 7.3-18.0 164 71.9 64.3-78.3
$50,000+ 555 *** *** *** 47 8.1 5.8-11.3 35 5.9 4.1- 8.6 107 19.1 15.4-23.5 356 65.3 60.3-69.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 580 *** *** *** 31 5.1 3.3- 7.9 29 5.1 3.3- 7.9 59 9.9 7.5-13.1 453 78.1 73.7-81.9
No 1,328 22 1.5 0.9- 2.4 89 6.4 5.0- 8.1 77 5.4 4.2- 7.0 167 12.8 10.7-15.2 973 73.9 70.9-76.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 298 *** *** *** 37 10.9 7.7-15.2 25 8.2 5.4-12.2 38 14.9 10.0-21.4 191 63.8 57.0-70.2
Non-Veteran 1,625 23 1.4 0.9- 2.2 86 5.4 4.2- 6.9 81 4.8 3.7- 6.3 189 11.6 9.8-13.6 1,246 76.8 74.2-79.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,581 25 1.6 1.0- 2.5 98 6.0 4.8- 7.5 86 5.2 4.0- 6.6 178 11.4 9.5-13.4 1,194 75.9 73.2-78.4
No 344 *** *** *** 25 7.1 4.5-11.0 20 6.2 3.6-10.5 49 15.9 11.6-21.5 245 69.6 63.3-75.3

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*Yearly equals less than once per month.

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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