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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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 3,390 91 2.4 1.8- 3.2 210 5.9 5.0- 6.9 215 6.1 5.2- 7.1 385 12.4 11.1-14.0 2,489 73.2 71.3-75.1
-Piedmont NC 1,433 30 2.2 1.4- 3.2 87 5.9 4.6- 7.5 76 5.3 4.1- 6.8 180 13.0 11.1-15.2 1,060 73.6 70.9-76.2
GENDER
Male 635 18 3.2 1.9- 5.2 57 8.5 6.3-11.4 37 6.0 4.2- 8.5 84 14.1 11.2-17.5 439 68.3 63.9-72.3
Female 798 *** *** *** 30 3.7 2.5- 5.4 39 4.7 3.3- 6.8 96 12.1 9.7-15.0 621 78.1 74.6-81.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 940 24 2.6 1.7- 4.0 52 5.4 4.0- 7.4 46 4.9 3.5- 6.8 128 14.7 12.2-17.6 690 72.4 68.9-75.6
Non-Hispanic Black 304 *** *** *** 22 7.9 5.0-12.4 21 6.6 4.1-10.5 32 9.1 6.2-13.2 224 74.6 68.7-79.8
Other 190 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 20 11.4 7.2-17.6 147 78.5 71.3-84.3
AGE
18-34 289 *** *** *** 20 5.7 3.5- 9.3 13 5.1 2.9- 8.8 39 13.5 9.7-18.6 212 74.4 68.4-79.5
35-44 179 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 25 13.1 8.7-19.3 129 72.2 64.3-79.0
45-54 249 *** *** *** *** *** *** 23 8.7 5.6-13.3 42 16.2 11.9-21.6 167 68.0 61.3-74.0
55-64 263 *** *** *** 21 8.1 5.0-12.9 15 5.3 3.1- 9.1 43 17.4 12.6-23.7 178 67.1 60.1-73.3
65-74 268 *** *** *** 13 5.2 2.9- 9.1 *** *** *** 21 6.8 4.2-10.9 218 81.5 75.3-86.4
75+ 164 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 142 89.2 83.1-93.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 148 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 120 82.4 74.3-88.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 328 *** *** *** 22 6.3 3.9-10.0 19 5.0 3.1- 8.0 33 10.1 7.0-14.3 247 76.3 70.8-81.1
Some Post-H.S. 407 *** *** *** 29 6.7 4.5- 9.9 23 6.8 4.3-10.4 50 12.9 9.5-17.3 297 71.4 66.0-76.2
College Graduate 547 *** *** *** 29 5.4 3.5- 8.3 26 4.4 2.8- 6.7 85 17.9 14.5-22.0 394 69.8 65.2-74.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 108 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 92 84.7 75.0-91.1
$15,000- 24,999 196 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 157 80.2 72.7-86.1
$25,000- 34,999 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 88 79.7 69.4-87.3
$35,000- 49,999 161 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 27 19.4 13.1-27.9 114 66.6 57.5-74.7
$50,000- 74,999 196 *** *** *** 15 6.6 3.8-11.3 14 6.5 3.6-11.5 31 16.2 10.8-23.6 129 67.5 59.3-74.8
$75,000+ 397 13 3.7 2.1- 6.5 30 7.9 5.2-11.6 20 5.8 3.5- 9.5 67 17.3 13.6-21.8 267 65.3 59.7-70.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 427 *** *** *** 22 5.1 3.1- 8.1 25 5.6 3.6- 8.7 45 11.8 8.4-16.3 329 76.0 70.7-80.6
No 999 23 2.3 1.5- 3.6 65 6.2 4.7- 8.2 51 5.2 3.8- 7.1 135 13.6 11.3-16.2 725 72.6 69.3-75.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 147 *** *** *** 16 11.8 6.7-19.9 *** *** *** 18 14.6 8.1-24.7 97 62.3 52.2-71.4
Non-Veteran 1,287 26 2.0 1.3- 3.1 71 5.3 4.1- 6.9 64 5.1 3.9- 6.7 162 12.9 10.9-15.1 964 74.7 71.9-77.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 718 14 2.0 1.1- 3.6 39 4.7 3.3- 6.8 33 4.8 3.2- 7.2 96 14.0 11.3-17.3 536 74.4 70.5-77.9
Regional City or Suburban County 359 *** *** *** 24 7.8 5.0-11.8 15 4.2 2.4- 7.2 45 13.7 10.0-18.5 267 72.2 66.5-77.3
Rural 357 *** *** *** 24 6.0 3.7- 9.4 28 7.7 5.1-11.4 39 10.1 7.2-14.1 258 73.8 68.2-78.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 760 15 2.1 1.2- 3.6 55 7.0 5.2- 9.3 50 6.6 4.8- 8.9 115 14.9 12.3-17.9 525 69.4 65.6-73.0
Unemployed 43 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 403 *** *** *** 20 4.9 3.0- 7.9 14 3.0 1.7- 5.3 31 7.2 4.8-10.6 329 82.0 77.2-86.0
Unable to Work 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 17.9 10.3-29.3 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 93 80.1 69.7-87.6
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 79 82.0 70.7-89.5
101% to 150% 196 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 7.4 4.2-12.7 16 9.2 5.4-15.2 154 77.8 70.2-83.8
151% to 200% 81 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 754 22 3.2 2.0- 4.9 55 7.7 5.7-10.2 37 5.1 3.5- 7.4 124 17.3 14.4-20.7 516 66.8 62.8-70.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 65 76.2 65.0-84.7
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 635 16 2.6 1.5- 4.5 44 7.0 5.0- 9.7 36 6.0 4.2- 8.6 79 13.3 10.5-16.7 460 71.1 66.8-75.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 709 *** *** *** 37 4.9 3.4- 7.1 34 4.7 3.2- 6.9 90 13.1 10.4-16.3 536 75.6 71.7-79.1

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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 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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