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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Gambling

Have you ever played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,183 8,470 57.9 56.6-59.1 6,713 42.1 40.9-43.4
-Forsyth County 395 244 64.8 58.5-70.6 151 35.2 29.4-41.5
GENDER
Male 154 108 70.6 60.6-78.9 46 29.4 21.1-39.4
Female 241 136 59.1 51.0-66.7 105 40.9 33.3-49.0
RACE
White 300 187 65.8 58.7-72.3 113 34.2 27.7-41.3
Other 95 57 62.5 49.3-74.0 38 37.5 26.0-50.7
AGE
18-44 104 71 65.8 53.9-76.1 33 34.2 23.9-46.1
45+ 287 170 63.6 56.9-69.9 117 36.4 30.1-43.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 70 60.1 48.9-70.4 62 39.9 29.6-51.1
Some College + 263 174 67.0 59.2-74.0 89 33.0 26.0-40.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 166 88 56.6 46.0-66.5 78 43.4 33.5-54.0
$50,000+ 180 128 72.7 63.8-80.0 52 27.3 20.0-36.2

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^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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