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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Gambling

Have you purchased a lottery ticket or scratch card since the establishment and operation of the
North Carolina State Lottery?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,704 4,271 90.9 89.4-92.1 433 9.1 7.9-10.6
-Durham County 119 110 93.7 87.1-97.1 9 6.3 2.9-12.9
GENDER
Male 47 44 94.4 81.6-98.4 3 5.6 1.6-18.4
Female 72 66 92.9 84.4-97.0 6 7.1 3.0-15.6
RACE
White 75 66 88.0 76.6-94.2 9 12.0 5.8-23.4
Other 44 44 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 45 41 93.3 81.6-97.8 4 6.7 2.2-18.4
45+ 73 68 94.3 86.4-97.7 5 5.7 2.3-13.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 34 32 97.3 88.5-99.4 2 2.7 0.6-11.5
Some College + 85 78 92.1 82.4-96.6 7 7.9 3.4-17.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 48 46 98.0 91.3-99.6 2 2.0 0.4- 8.7
$50,000+ 64 58 90.9 79.3-96.3 6 9.1 3.7-20.7

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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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