2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

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
Region 8 711 538 72.4 67.9-76.5 124 18.4 15.1-22.3 49 9.1 6.5-12.7
GENDER
Male 313 213 64.7 57.5-71.3 70 23.3 17.9-29.7 30 12.0 7.7-18.3
Female 398 325 79.4 73.7-84.1 54 14.1 10.3-19.0 19 6.6 3.9-10.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 442 339 74.8 69.6-79.5 80 19.2 15.1-24.2 23 5.9 3.8- 9.1
Non-Hispanic Black 117 *** *** *** 23 19.1 11.7-29.6 *** *** ***
Other 152 121 80.7 71.3-87.6 21 13.7 7.8-22.8 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 202 139 67.9 59.8-75.1 35 18.5 13.0-25.7 28 13.6 8.8-20.3
45-64 241 169 68.3 61.0-74.9 60 25.8 19.8-32.7 12 5.9 3.3-10.4
65+ 246 208 82.3 73.6-88.5 29 11.6 7.3-17.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 286 212 70.9 63.2-77.6 50 18.3 13.0-25.0 24 10.8 6.5-17.4
Some Post-H.S. 209 155 72.6 64.6-79.3 39 18.7 13.4-25.6 15 8.7 4.8-15.4
College Graduate 208 163 74.2 65.9-81.0 35 19.0 13.1-26.6 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 330 257 73.3 66.3-79.3 48 14.1 10.2-19.3 25 12.6 7.9-19.5
$50,000+ 245 171 68.1 60.5-74.8 56 24.9 18.8-32.2 18 7.0 4.1-11.8
Don't know/Not Sure 136 110 78.4 67.8-86.2 20 16.9 9.9-27.4 *** *** ***

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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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