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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 224 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0 21 8.9 5.1-15.1 18 6.0 3.5-10.2 77 33.3 24.7-43.3 105 50.9 40.8-60.9
GENDER
Male 90 0 0.0 . - . 12 12.1 6.0-23.1 9 6.2 2.9-12.7 26 29.2 16.9-45.4 43 52.5 36.8-67.8
Female 134 3 2.1 0.7- 6.7 9 4.6 2.2- 9.3 9 5.8 2.7-12.2 51 38.7 29.2-49.2 62 48.7 38.6-58.9
RACE
White 146 0 0.0 . - . 17 10.7 6.3-17.7 10 6.8 3.3-13.2 48 34.2 25.7-43.9 71 48.3 38.9-57.8
Other 78 3 1.8 0.5- 5.9 4 7.1 2.3-20.1 8 5.3 2.3-11.9 29 32.4 18.6-50.2 34 53.4 36.1-69.9
AGE
18-44 83 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.0 1.5-15.5 4 3.9 1.4-10.6 38 39.4 25.9-54.7 38 51.8 36.6-66.7
45+ 140 3 2.3 0.7- 7.3 17 14.3 8.1-23.9 14 9.3 5.3-16.0 39 24.3 17.3-32.9 67 49.8 40.1-59.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 0 0.0 . - . 5 11.6 3.9-29.7 4 4.3 1.3-13.6 25 37.9 21.0-58.3 17 46.2 25.0-68.9
Some College + 173 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2 16 7.8 4.1-14.1 14 6.7 3.7-12.0 52 31.4 21.6-43.2 88 52.8 41.8-63.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 89 0 0.0 . - . 6 7.4 2.4-20.8 6 2.5 1.0- 6.1 36 42.0 25.3-60.7 41 48.2 30.3-66.6
$50,000+ 117 3 1.9 0.6- 5.9 13 10.9 5.7-19.8 12 10.2 5.6-18.0 36 30.2 21.6-40.4 53 46.9 36.5-57.6

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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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