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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 159 9 6.4 2.9-13.2 150 93.6 86.8-97.1
GENDER
Male 84 6 8.5 3.6-19.1 78 91.5 80.9-96.4
Female 75 3 2.4 0.7- 8.2 72 97.6 91.8-99.3
RACE
White 140 9 7.7 3.6-16.0 131 92.3 84.0-96.4
Other 18 0 0.0 . - . 18 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 51 4 7.8 2.7-20.4 47 92.2 79.6-97.3
45+ 107 5 4.6 1.7-11.9 102 95.4 88.1-98.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 6 10.9 4.5-24.1 68 89.1 75.9-95.5
Some College + 85 3 2.0 0.5- 7.1 82 98.0 92.9-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 83 6 8.8 3.3-21.4 77 91.2 78.6-96.7
$50,000+ 60 3 5.0 1.5-15.6 57 95.0 84.4-98.5

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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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