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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Gambling

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%)
North Carolina 15,183 8,470 57.9 56.6-59.1 6,713 42.1 40.9-43.4
-Buncombe County 339 189 56.3 49.4-62.9 150 43.7 37.1-50.6
GENDER
Male 126 80 63.3 52.1-73.2 46 36.7 26.8-47.9
Female 213 109 50.8 42.3-59.3 104 49.2 40.7-57.7
RACE
White 305 173 57.5 50.2-64.5 132 42.5 35.5-49.8
Other 32 15 45.3 25.9-66.2 17 54.7 33.8-74.1
AGE
18-44 74 47 56.5 42.8-69.3 27 43.5 30.7-57.2
45+ 264 141 56.1 49.3-62.7 123 43.9 37.3-50.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 57 49.8 37.9-61.8 54 50.2 38.2-62.1
Some College + 227 132 59.7 51.4-67.5 95 40.3 32.5-48.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 90 49.6 40.3-59.0 91 50.4 41.0-59.7
$50,000+ 122 83 66.6 55.6-76.1 39 33.4 23.9-44.4

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^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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