2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 535 430 77.6 73.0-81.7 85 17.3 13.8-21.4 20 5.1 2.9- 8.6
Region 3 517 383 73.9 69.0-78.3 113 22.1 18.0-26.8 21 4.0 2.4- 6.4
Region 4 674 516 74.7 70.4-78.6 127 18.9 15.7-22.4 31 6.4 4.0-10.1
Region 5 539 404 75.7 71.3-79.6 112 21.0 17.3-25.2 23 3.3 2.1- 5.2
Region 6 523 404 78.1 73.6-82.0 85 15.6 12.4-19.5 34 6.3 4.0- 9.6
Region 7 564 425 75.2 70.8-79.2 109 19.5 16.0-23.6 30 5.3 3.5- 8.0
Region 8 711 538 72.3 67.8-76.4 124 18.5 15.1-22.4 49 9.2 6.5-12.8
Region 9 & 10 422 336 77.8 72.5-82.4 68 15.8 12.1-20.4 18 6.3 3.7-10.7
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,658 1,277 76.0 73.2-78.5 275 16.6 14.5-19.0 106 7.4 5.8- 9.3
Piedmont 2,130 1,603 75.2 72.9-77.3 432 20.0 18.1-22.1 95 4.8 3.7- 6.3
Western NC 697 556 76.0 71.8-79.8 116 19.2 15.8-23.1 25 4.8 2.9- 7.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 443 358 77.2 72.2-81.6 69 18.3 14.3-23.0 16 4.5 2.6- 7.6
Northwest 763 577 75.1 71.0-78.8 156 20.4 17.1-24.2 30 4.5 2.8- 7.1
Charlotte 530 402 74.2 69.4-78.5 102 19.1 15.6-23.1 26 6.7 4.1-10.8
Greensboro 404 298 75.2 70.0-79.7 85 20.8 16.5-25.8 21 4.0 2.5- 6.3
Southern Regional 736 559 74.9 70.6-78.7 121 16.0 13.1-19.4 56 9.1 6.4-12.8
Southeast 355 275 75.0 68.8-80.3 60 17.3 12.9-22.8 20 7.7 4.6-12.6
Wake 669 513 76.0 72.0-79.6 129 20.2 16.9-24.0 27 3.8 2.4- 5.9
Area L & Eastern 585 454 76.9 72.4-80.9 101 16.3 13.0-20.2 30 6.8 4.5-10.3
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 535 430 77.3 72.6-81.5 85 17.5 14.0-21.7 20 5.1 2.9- 8.8
Region 2 757 558 73.7 69.8-77.3 164 22.1 18.7-25.9 35 4.2 2.9- 6.0
Region 3 684 524 75.3 71.3-79.0 129 18.6 15.6-22.1 31 6.0 3.8- 9.3
Region 4 825 626 76.7 73.2-79.8 164 19.5 16.6-22.8 35 3.9 2.6- 5.6
Region 5 1,111 854 75.6 72.3-78.7 181 16.4 14.0-19.2 76 7.9 6.0-10.4
Region 6 573 444 76.1 71.5-80.2 100 17.2 13.7-21.3 29 6.7 4.4-10.2

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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.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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