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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 395 131 36.4 30.4-42.8 264 63.6 57.2-69.6
GENDER
Male 154 64 44.8 35.1-54.8 90 55.2 45.2-64.9
Female 241 67 28.2 21.8-35.6 174 71.8 64.4-78.2
RACE
White 300 96 36.2 29.3-43.8 204 63.8 56.2-70.7
Other 95 35 36.9 25.9-49.4 60 63.1 50.6-74.1
AGE
18-44 104 39 35.4 25.1-47.2 65 64.6 52.8-74.9
45+ 287 90 36.7 30.1-43.9 197 63.3 56.1-69.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 42 41.1 29.6-53.5 90 58.9 46.5-70.4
Some College + 263 89 34.2 27.7-41.5 174 65.8 58.5-72.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 166 47 29.4 20.7-39.9 119 70.6 60.1-79.3
$50,000+ 180 72 41.6 33.2-50.5 108 58.4 49.5-66.8

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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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