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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Gambling

In the past 6 months, how often have you played any games for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1+ times per day 1+ times per week 1+ times per month 1+ times last 6 months Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,364 172 2.3 1.9- 2.7 812 9.1 8.3-10.1 489 6.8 5.9- 7.9 3,235 41.6 40.0-43.2 3,656 40.2 38.6-41.8
-Alamance County 212 6 2.2 0.9- 5.4 24 9.3 5.7-14.8 18 15.6 7.1-31.0 72 32.6 23.9-42.7 92 40.3 30.5-50.9
GENDER
Male 73 3 2.5 0.7- 8.9 11 10.1 4.7-20.3 6 23.6 8.5-50.4 22 26.5 14.0-44.3 31 37.3 21.8-56.0
Female 139 3 2.0 0.6- 6.3 13 8.5 4.6-15.2 12 7.9 4.0-14.9 50 38.5 29.0-49.0 61 43.1 33.2-53.6
RACE
White 170 5 1.9 0.7- 4.7 19 9.4 5.4-15.9 11 17.3 7.2-35.9 62 35.9 25.8-47.4 73 35.5 26.1-46.2
Other 42 1 3.6 0.5-22.3 5 8.8 3.1-22.2 7 8.7 3.3-21.0 10 19.2 8.6-37.4 19 59.7 37.4-78.7
AGE
18-44 70 4 2.7 0.9- 8.0 3 2.8 0.8- 9.0 8 21.7 8.3-45.8 29 34.6 21.2-50.8 26 38.4 23.7-55.5
45+ 141 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 21 18.3 11.4-28.1 10 7.4 3.5-14.9 43 30.1 21.9-39.7 65 42.6 33.5-52.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 17 14.4 7.7-25.4 6 20.0 6.3-47.9 25 28.9 16.1-46.3 35 36.1 21.2-54.1
Some College + 128 5 4.0 1.5-10.1 7 3.8 1.7- 8.3 12 10.9 5.7-19.8 47 36.6 27.4-46.9 57 44.8 34.7-55.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 105 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 13 13.3 6.9-24.3 9 7.6 3.4-16.3 33 27.1 17.7-39.0 48 50.6 36.6-64.6
$50,000+ 89 4 3.4 1.1- 9.9 10 7.2 3.5-14.6 9 25.4 10.2-50.4 33 33.5 21.4-48.2 33 30.5 19.2-44.6

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*Asked only of those who have ever gambled.

^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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