2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina

Gambling

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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 4,489 164 3.6 3.0- 4.3 217 5.1 4.3- 6.0 228 5.1 4.4- 6.0 444 10.5 9.4-11.6 3,436 75.8 74.2-77.3
-Eastern NC 1,659 70 4.8 3.6- 6.5 82 5.1 3.9- 6.7 86 5.2 4.0- 6.7 144 8.8 7.2-10.7 1,277 76.1 73.3-78.6
GENDER
Male 732 39 5.2 3.6- 7.6 55 8.0 5.8-11.0 47 6.8 4.8- 9.5 76 10.9 8.4-14.2 515 69.0 64.6-73.2
Female 927 31 4.4 2.8- 7.0 27 2.5 1.6- 3.9 39 3.8 2.7- 5.4 68 6.9 5.2- 9.1 762 82.5 79.1-85.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 993 38 4.7 3.1- 7.0 37 3.4 2.4- 4.9 46 4.5 3.3- 6.3 93 9.8 7.7-12.3 779 77.6 74.2-80.7
Non-Hispanic Black 403 26 6.1 3.8- 9.7 31 9.2 5.9-14.0 26 6.3 3.9-10.0 31 8.3 5.5-12.4 289 70.1 64.0-75.6
Other 263 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 20 4.9 3.0- 7.9 209 82.0 75.4-87.1
AGE
18-34 252 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 7.1 4.3-11.5 26 9.4 6.0-14.3 186 74.1 67.2-80.0
35-44 232 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 27 10.9 7.1-16.2 171 75.9 69.3-81.4
45-54 255 15 6.8 3.9-11.6 17 6.6 3.9-10.8 20 7.9 4.7-12.9 23 10.5 6.5-16.5 180 68.2 61.0-74.7
55-64 327 *** *** *** 19 6.2 3.6-10.7 16 3.9 2.3- 6.6 33 8.5 5.8-12.3 245 75.6 69.2-81.0
65-74 342 16 3.4 1.9- 6.0 19 6.0 3.6- 9.8 17 4.8 2.7- 8.2 22 7.4 4.4-12.4 268 78.4 72.4-83.4
75+ 221 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 199 87.8 79.6-93.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 155 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 133 84.2 75.0-90.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 467 26 5.5 3.5- 8.5 22 5.3 3.1- 9.1 24 4.5 2.7- 7.5 37 8.1 5.3-12.0 358 76.6 71.2-81.2
Some Post-H.S. 518 23 5.8 3.4- 9.8 32 5.5 3.7- 8.0 30 5.7 3.8- 8.5 51 10.0 7.3-13.5 382 73.0 68.1-77.5
College Graduate 509 14 2.5 1.4- 4.4 23 4.8 3.0- 7.6 28 6.9 4.5-10.6 49 10.3 7.4-14.2 395 75.4 70.4-79.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 547 22 5.8 3.4- 9.6 *** *** *** 32 5.8 3.7- 8.9 38 7.5 5.2-10.8 436 77.0 72.0-81.4
No 1,108 47 4.3 3.0- 6.2 63 5.7 4.2- 7.6 54 5.0 3.6- 6.8 106 9.4 7.4-11.8 838 75.7 72.3-78.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 259 14 6.2 3.4-10.8 14 4.5 2.5- 7.9 *** *** *** 21 11.2 6.8-17.8 198 73.0 65.7-79.3
Non-Veteran 1,398 56 4.6 3.2- 6.4 68 5.2 3.9- 7.0 74 5.2 4.0- 6.9 123 8.4 6.8-10.4 1,077 76.6 73.6-79.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 810 39 5.3 3.6- 7.9 52 6.3 4.5- 8.7 54 6.6 4.8- 9.0 90 11.4 9.0-14.4 575 70.4 66.3-74.1
Unemployed 95 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 73 81.8 72.0-88.7
Retired 507 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 3.5 2.0- 6.0 34 5.7 3.9- 8.4 420 82.5 77.6-86.6
Unable to Work 159 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 133 81.6 71.8-88.5
Other not in Labor Force 80 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 136 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 252 *** *** *** 19 9.5 5.6-15.8 19 8.0 4.5-13.8 *** *** *** 190 71.5 63.3-78.5
$25,000- 34,999 146 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 11.9 7.0-19.6 102 70.1 59.8-78.7
$35,000- 49,999 193 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 7.0 3.8-12.4 155 74.7 65.9-81.9
$50,000- 74,999 213 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 25 12.4 7.5-19.9 154 71.7 63.2-79.0
$75,000+ 412 19 5.0 2.8- 8.8 23 5.2 3.1- 8.4 24 6.4 4.0-10.1 51 12.5 9.1-17.0 295 70.9 65.2-76.1
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 168 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 140 84.3 75.2-90.4
101% to 150% 198 *** *** *** 15 11.3 6.3-19.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 146 65.7 56.4-73.9
151% to 200% 156 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 117 77.7 68.3-85.0
More than 200% 769 41 6.2 4.1- 9.1 35 4.1 2.7- 6.0 40 5.9 4.1- 8.3 89 12.2 9.6-15.5 564 71.7 67.4-75.6
HOUSING
Own 1,164 46 4.4 3.0- 6.5 60 5.6 4.1- 7.7 62 5.1 3.8- 6.8 102 9.2 7.3-11.6 894 75.7 72.3-78.7
Rent 360 *** *** *** 17 4.7 2.8- 8.0 20 6.1 3.6-10.1 33 7.8 5.2-11.7 274 76.0 70.0-81.1
Other arrangement 123 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 99 81.0 70.5-88.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 162 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 11.9 7.1-19.3 122 72.8 63.7-80.4
Regional City or Suburban County 469 15 2.8 1.6- 4.8 23 4.1 2.6- 6.3 26 5.0 3.2- 7.7 46 10.0 7.0-14.1 359 78.1 73.3-82.3
Rural 1,028 49 6.2 4.3- 8.8 53 5.9 4.2- 8.3 49 4.7 3.4- 6.7 81 7.7 6.0-10.0 796 75.4 71.7-78.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,075 43 4.9 3.3- 7.2 57 6.0 4.3- 8.4 56 5.0 3.6- 6.8 101 9.1 7.2-11.5 818 75.0 71.4-78.2
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 235 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 189 80.3 73.5-85.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 349 *** *** *** 13 3.1 1.8- 5.5 20 5.9 3.5- 9.7 34 11.8 7.9-17.2 270 76.2 70.2-81.4
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 307 14 4.2 2.3- 7.4 *** *** *** 16 6.4 3.5-11.3 22 7.8 4.9-12.2 243 78.3 72.2-83.3
2nd Quartile 191 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 26 14.4 9.0-22.1 143 75.0 66.7-81.7
3rd Quartile 537 22 4.0 2.4- 6.6 31 5.4 3.7- 8.0 28 4.7 3.0- 7.2 38 6.4 4.4- 9.1 418 79.6 75.3-83.2
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 624 27 6.3 3.7-10.3 33 7.1 4.5-11.1 33 5.6 3.6- 8.5 58 9.5 6.9-12.9 473 71.6 66.2-76.5

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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 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.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 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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