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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-Whites

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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
-Whites 1,035 78 7.5 5.8- 9.7 957 92.5 90.3-94.2
GENDER
Male 568 45 8.4 6.0-11.5 523 91.6 88.5-94.0
Female 467 33 6.3 4.2- 9.3 434 93.7 90.7-95.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,002 75 7.5 5.8- 9.7 927 92.5 90.3-94.2
AGE
18-34 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 188 13 6.1 3.4-10.8 175 93.9 89.2-96.6
55-64 254 25 11.0 7.2-16.3 229 89.0 83.7-92.8
65-74 217 14 7.0 3.8-12.3 203 93.0 87.7-96.2
75+ 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 265 30 11.4 7.7-16.6 235 88.6 83.4-92.3
Some Post-H.S. 298 19 5.3 3.2- 8.6 279 94.7 91.4-96.8
College Graduate 401 16 3.5 2.0- 6.0 385 96.5 94.0-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 115 14 12.1 6.9-20.5 101 87.9 79.5-93.1
$25,000- 34,999 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 324 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 289 29 11.1 7.4-16.4 260 88.9 83.6-92.6
No 742 49 6.4 4.6- 8.8 693 93.6 91.2-95.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 199 16 10.0 5.5-17.6 183 90.0 82.4-94.5
Non-Veteran 836 62 7.0 5.3- 9.2 774 93.0 90.8-94.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 566 49 9.1 6.6-12.5 517 90.9 87.5-93.4
No 469 29 5.8 3.8- 8.6 440 94.2 91.4-96.2

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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.

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