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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 119 13 20.2 9.1-38.9 106 79.8 61.1-90.9
GENDER
Male 47 3 22.9 6.8-54.8 44 77.1 45.2-93.2
Female 72 10 16.9 8.4-30.9 62 83.1 69.1-91.6
RACE
White 75 3 3.6 1.1-11.1 72 96.4 88.9-98.9
Other 44 10 38.3 17.5-64.5 34 61.7 35.5-82.5
AGE
18-44 45 7 28.6 11.7-55.0 38 71.4 45.0-88.3
45+ 73 6 8.0 3.4-17.4 67 92.0 82.6-96.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 34 5 21.3 7.6-47.0 29 78.7 53.0-92.4
Some College + 85 8 19.6 6.5-46.3 77 80.4 53.7-93.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 48 8 37.6 15.9-65.9 40 62.4 34.1-84.1
$50,000+ 64 4 6.0 2.1-15.8 60 94.0 84.2-97.9

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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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