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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Gambling

Have you purchased a lottery ticket or scratch card since the establishment and operation of the
North Carolina State Lottery?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,704 4,271 90.9 89.4-92.1 433 9.1 7.9-10.6
-Alamance County 121 117 97.0 91.0-99.1 4 3.0 0.9- 9.0
GENDER
Male 42 40 98.4 92.9-99.7 2 1.6 0.3- 7.1
Female 79 77 95.5 83.1-98.9 2 4.5 1.1-16.9
RACE
White 98 95 97.4 90.3-99.4 3 2.6 0.6- 9.7
Other 23 22 94.3 68.7-99.2 1 5.7 0.8-31.3
AGE
18-44 44 42 96.3 85.0-99.2 2 3.7 0.8-15.0
45+ 77 75 98.0 91.7-99.6 2 2.0 0.4- 8.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 49 48 98.6 90.5-99.8 1 1.4 0.2- 9.5
Some College + 72 69 95.1 82.7-98.7 3 4.9 1.3-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 58 56 97.1 87.3-99.4 2 2.9 0.6-12.7
$50,000+ 56 54 96.5 85.1-99.3 2 3.5 0.7-14.9

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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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