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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 80 3 5.4 1.3-19.4 77 94.6 80.6-98.7
GENDER
Male 35 2 9.7 2.1-34.4 33 90.3 65.6-97.9
Female 45 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7 44 99.0 93.3-99.9
RACE
White 72 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 71 99.5 96.2-99.9
Other 8 2 41.8 10.6-81.3 6 58.2 18.7-89.4
AGE
18-44 21 1 9.0 1.3-42.7 20 91.0 57.3-98.7
45+ 59 2 3.0 0.6-12.7 57 97.0 87.3-99.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 2 14.0 2.5-50.3 21 86.0 49.7-97.5
Some College + 57 1 1.8 0.3-12.0 56 98.2 88.0-99.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 43 3 9.9 2.5-32.2 40 90.1 67.8-97.5
$50,000+ 32 0 0.0 . - . 32 100 . - .

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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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