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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 80 66 86.6 77.8-92.2 14 13.4 7.8-22.2
GENDER
Male 35 30 89.4 76.0-95.7 5 10.6 4.3-24.0
Female 45 36 83.6 70.1-91.8 9 16.4 8.2-29.9
RACE
White 72 58 84.8 75.0-91.2 14 15.2 8.8-25.0
Other 8 8 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 21 20 96.5 78.5-99.5 1 3.5 0.5-21.5
45+ 59 46 79.8 67.5-88.3 13 20.2 11.7-32.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 23 22 98.4 89.0-99.8 1 1.6 0.2-11.0
Some College + 57 44 81.7 69.8-89.6 13 18.3 10.4-30.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 43 38 91.4 79.7-96.6 5 8.6 3.4-20.3
$50,000+ 32 23 79.3 63.2-89.6 9 20.7 10.4-36.8

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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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