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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Gambling

Paticipation in the North Carolina Lottery*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,171 4,271 31.0 29.8-32.1 10,900 69.0 67.9-70.2
-Durham County 378 110 27.0 21.1-34.0 268 73.0 66.0-78.9
GENDER
Male 137 44 28.1 18.7-39.9 93 71.9 60.1-81.3
Female 241 66 25.8 19.7-33.0 175 74.2 67.0-80.3
RACE
White 223 66 30.8 24.0-38.7 157 69.2 61.3-76.0
Other 153 44 24.4 15.9-35.5 109 75.6 64.5-84.1
AGE
18-44 126 41 27.9 18.8-39.2 85 72.1 60.8-81.2
45+ 250 68 25.6 19.9-32.4 182 74.4 67.6-80.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 109 32 24.3 15.4-36.1 77 75.7 63.9-84.6
Some College + 269 78 28.6 21.3-37.4 191 71.4 62.6-78.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 46 26.2 16.6-38.8 115 73.8 61.2-83.4
$50,000+ 179 58 33.1 25.6-41.5 121 66.9 58.5-74.4

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*Denominator includes respondents who have NEVER played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery.

^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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