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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Gambling

Do you sometimes gamble (or play for money) more than you think you should?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,706 279 6.4 5.4- 7.5 4,427 93.6 92.5-94.6
-Alamance County 121 7 6.6 2.5-16.3 114 93.4 83.7-97.5
GENDER
Male 42 4 9.5 2.6-28.7 38 90.5 71.3-97.4
Female 79 3 3.6 1.0-11.9 76 96.4 88.1-99.0
RACE
White 98 4 5.8 1.7-17.6 94 94.2 82.4-98.3
Other 23 3 12.3 3.4-36.0 20 87.7 64.0-96.6
AGE
18-44 44 2 6.2 1.3-25.2 42 93.8 74.8-98.7
45+ 77 5 7.2 2.8-17.4 72 92.8 82.6-97.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 5 9.9 3.1-27.5 44 90.1 72.5-96.9
Some College + 72 2 2.6 0.6-11.0 70 97.4 89.0-99.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 3 4.3 1.2-14.1 55 95.7 85.9-98.8
$50,000+ 56 4 9.0 2.7-26.2 52 91.0 73.8-97.3

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*Asked only of those who have gambled in the last SIX months.

^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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