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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Gambling

In the past 6 months, how often have you played any games for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1+ times per day 1+ times per week 1+ times per month 1+ times last 6 months Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,364 172 2.3 1.9- 2.7 812 9.1 8.3-10.1 489 6.8 5.9- 7.9 3,235 41.6 40.0-43.2 3,656 40.2 38.6-41.8
-Catawba County 245 10 3.4 1.7- 6.5 27 12.8 7.9-19.9 18 6.6 3.6-11.7 104 49.6 41.3-57.9 86 27.8 21.7-34.7
GENDER
Male 115 7 3.7 1.7- 8.1 18 16.9 9.5-28.2 9 8.0 3.6-16.8 50 50.7 39.1-62.3 31 20.6 13.6-30.0
Female 130 3 2.9 0.9- 9.3 9 6.9 3.3-13.8 9 4.5 2.1- 9.1 54 47.8 36.7-59.2 55 37.9 28.4-48.5
RACE
White 221 8 2.7 1.3- 5.5 23 10.2 6.5-15.7 16 7.1 3.7-13.1 93 49.5 41.0-58.1 81 30.5 23.8-38.1
Other 23 2 7.3 1.7-26.3 4 27.8 8.9-60.1 1 2.3 0.3-15.3 11 50.3 25.0-75.3 5 12.3 4.4-29.9
AGE
18-44 67 3 2.9 0.9- 8.9 7 11.6 4.5-26.5 4 6.0 1.8-18.0 37 63.7 49.3-76.1 16 15.8 9.2-25.9
45+ 176 7 3.8 1.7- 8.3 20 13.9 8.7-21.4 13 6.9 3.8-12.2 67 36.9 29.1-45.5 69 38.4 30.4-47.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 100 5 4.0 1.5-10.2 13 11.8 6.5-20.4 9 9.5 4.1-20.4 47 56.4 44.2-67.8 26 18.4 11.8-27.5
Some College + 145 5 2.9 1.2- 7.1 14 13.5 6.7-25.2 9 4.3 1.9- 9.4 57 44.3 33.4-55.9 60 34.9 25.9-45.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 130 7 4.2 1.9- 9.2 13 10.4 5.4-19.3 10 5.4 2.6-10.6 53 52.8 41.2-64.1 47 27.2 19.2-37.0
$50,000+ 91 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 12 17.7 8.9-32.2 5 5.0 1.9-12.4 42 47.8 35.7-60.1 31 28.9 19.6-40.3

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*Asked only of those who have ever gambled.

^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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