2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 3

Gambling

Gambling Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Gambling Low-Risk Gambling Problem Gambling
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,485 3,436 75.7 74.1-77.2 823 18.8 17.5-20.2 226 5.5 4.6- 6.5
Medicaid Region 3 684 524 75.3 71.3-79.0 129 18.6 15.6-22.1 31 6.0 3.8- 9.3
GENDER
Male 302 222 72.9 66.5-78.4 66 20.7 16.2-26.2 14 6.4 3.2-12.4
Female 382 302 77.6 72.1-82.2 63 16.8 12.9-21.5 17 5.6 3.2- 9.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 464 352 75.2 70.5-79.4 97 21.6 17.7-26.2 15 3.2 1.8- 5.6
Non-Hispanic Black 124 *** *** *** 23 18.0 11.7-26.8 *** *** ***
Other 96 81 87.7 79.4-92.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 225 170 74.5 67.2-80.7 42 16.6 12.2-22.3 13 8.9 4.7-16.2
45-64 242 165 69.1 62.2-75.2 62 25.5 19.8-32.1 15 5.4 3.0- 9.6
65+ 199 174 86.8 80.5-91.3 22 11.5 7.3-17.6 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 235 183 75.4 68.1-81.5 33 14.1 9.9-19.7 19 10.5 6.1-17.5
Some Post-H.S. 188 147 77.3 69.8-83.4 36 18.8 13.5-25.7 *** *** ***
College Graduate 259 192 72.5 66.0-78.2 60 25.5 19.9-32.0 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 259 210 77.0 69.4-83.1 26 10.0 6.5-15.1 23 13.0 8.0-20.5
$50,000+ 301 215 71.7 65.6-77.0 79 26.6 21.4-32.6 *** *** ***
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 124 99 80.4 71.6-87.0 24 18.9 12.4-27.7 *** *** ***

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*Those who report no gambling in the past 12 months form the first category No Gambling.
Gamblers who answer No to Q3 and Q4 and Q5 of the Gambling module are in the Low-Risk Gambling category.
The remainder are gamblers who answer Yes to Q3 or Q4 or Q5 of the Gambling module and are in the Problem Gambling category.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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