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2014 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 1,373 888 62.7 59.5-65.7 205 15.7 13.5-18.1 140 10.7 8.8-12.9 101 8.3 6.6-10.3 39 2.7 1.9- 4.0
-Piedmont NC 737 471 60.6 56.3-64.8 103 15.5 12.6-19.0 87 12.4 9.8-15.7 55 8.8 6.5-11.8 21 2.6 1.6- 4.3
GENDER
Male 403 234 54.1 48.3-59.7 65 18.1 13.9-23.2 54 15.0 11.2-19.8 33 9.5 6.4-13.9 17 3.3 1.9- 5.8
Female 334 237 70.6 64.6-76.0 38 11.5 8.3-15.9 33 8.6 5.7-12.9 22 7.8 4.9-12.1 *** *** ***
RACE
White 534 348 63.7 58.7-68.4 63 12.6 9.5-16.4 66 12.7 9.6-16.5 40 8.3 5.8-11.8 17 2.8 1.7- 4.6
African American 143 90 55.3 45.4-64.8 28 22.2 15.1-31.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 54 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 681 432 60.3 55.9-64.6 94 14.9 12.0-18.4 84 13.0 10.2-16.5 53 9.1 6.7-12.3 18 2.6 1.5- 4.4
AGE
18-34 119 68 53.9 43.9-63.6 17 14.9 9.0-23.7 18 15.8 9.6-25.0 12 11.8 6.5-20.5 *** *** ***
35-54 273 169 60.0 53.3-66.3 42 16.6 12.1-22.4 31 12.5 8.6-17.7 20 8.2 5.1-13.1 *** *** ***
55-64 161 112 68.1 59.5-75.7 26 18.1 12.3-26.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 123 83 67.4 57.9-75.7 14 12.4 7.3-20.2 14 9.6 5.5-16.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 183 111 56.2 47.6-64.5 28 17.4 11.9-24.8 24 13.2 8.2-20.5 17 11.2 6.3-19.0 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 201 147 71.0 63.2-77.7 26 12.4 8.2-18.4 15 9.3 5.4-15.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 276 169 56.4 49.5-63.1 34 12.8 8.9-18.1 38 15.4 10.9-21.3 23 11.1 7.0-17.2 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 102 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 82 *** *** *** 15 19.1 11.3-30.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 336 193 54.2 47.9-60.3 50 15.5 11.4-20.6 48 15.9 11.7-21.2 30 11.0 7.3-16.3 15 3.4 2.0- 5.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 191 134 68.9 60.4-76.3 19 12.0 7.2-19.1 24 13.5 8.4-21.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 542 334 58.2 53.2-63.0 84 16.6 13.2-20.7 62 12.0 9.0-15.9 42 9.9 7.1-13.7 20 3.3 2.0- 5.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 112 *** *** *** 18 20.0 12.1-31.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 625 397 60.5 55.8-65.0 85 14.7 11.7-18.4 77 12.7 9.8-16.3 49 9.5 6.9-13.0 17 2.7 1.6- 4.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 222 148 65.2 57.1-72.4 30 15.7 10.6-22.6 29 13.3 8.5-20.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 515 323 58.8 53.7-63.8 73 15.4 12.0-19.6 58 12.1 9.1-15.9 44 10.7 7.7-14.7 17 3.0 1.7- 5.2

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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.

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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