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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Have you ever played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 627 377 57.4 51.7-62.9 250 42.6 37.1-48.3
AGE
18-24 37 12 26.1 14.0-43.6 25 73.9 56.4-86.0
25-34 66 45 73.8 59.0-84.7 21 26.2 15.3-41.0
35-44 95 57 55.5 43.0-67.3 38 44.5 32.7-57.0
45-54 149 97 68.9 59.2-77.2 52 31.1 22.8-40.8
55-64 137 91 66.7 55.7-76.2 46 33.3 23.8-44.3
65-74 94 57 56.2 43.7-67.9 37 43.8 32.1-56.3
75+ 46 16 35.7 19.9-55.4 30 64.3 44.6-80.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 131 55 43.4 31.3-56.3 76 56.6 43.7-68.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 218 139 55.7 46.0-64.9 79 44.3 35.1-54.0
Some Post-H.S. 175 113 61.9 50.5-72.1 62 38.1 27.9-49.5
College Graduate 102 70 69.6 57.0-79.9 32 30.4 20.1-43.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 76 32 45.0 29.3-61.8 44 55.0 38.2-70.7
$15,000- 24,999 129 80 64.9 51.8-76.2 49 35.1 23.8-48.2
$25,000- 34,999 92 56 45.2 31.3-59.9 36 54.8 40.1-68.7
$35,000- 49,999 106 74 74.0 62.8-82.7 32 26.0 17.3-37.2
$50,000-74,999 72 52 64.8 47.2-79.1 20 35.2 20.9-52.8
$75,000+ 66 45 75.9 60.7-86.5 21 24.1 13.5-39.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 240 141 58.8 49.2-67.7 99 41.2 32.3-50.8
No 381 233 56.8 49.7-63.6 148 43.2 36.4-50.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 219 146 62.2 52.3-71.3 73 37.8 28.7-47.7
Non-Veteran 408 231 55.7 48.8-62.4 177 44.3 37.6-51.2

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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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