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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 242 7 2.2 1.0- 4.8 22 9.2 5.4-15.3 14 7.5 4.0-13.7 97 43.6 35.8-51.7 102 37.5 30.2-45.4
GENDER
Male 107 4 2.7 1.0- 7.1 13 11.5 5.6-22.3 7 7.7 3.3-17.1 46 50.5 38.9-62.0 37 27.7 19.1-38.3
Female 135 3 1.7 0.5- 5.7 9 6.5 3.2-12.4 7 7.3 2.8-17.7 51 35.5 26.5-45.6 65 49.1 38.6-59.7
RACE
White 185 5 2.2 0.9- 5.5 17 9.6 5.0-17.7 9 4.3 2.1- 8.6 74 47.8 38.7-57.1 80 36.1 28.2-44.7
Other 57 2 2.3 0.6- 9.0 5 8.2 3.3-18.8 5 15.3 6.0-34.0 23 33.2 21.2-47.9 22 41.0 26.1-57.7
AGE
18-44 71 1 1.0 0.1- 6.6 5 8.9 3.0-23.3 2 4.0 0.8-18.1 37 49.7 35.9-63.6 26 36.4 24.1-50.7
45+ 168 6 3.3 1.4- 7.5 17 9.7 5.8-15.6 12 10.4 5.4-19.2 58 37.9 29.5-47.2 75 38.7 30.5-47.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 70 4 4.2 1.4-11.6 7 12.6 4.5-31.0 5 9.0 2.8-25.3 26 42.5 27.3-59.3 28 31.7 19.8-46.6
Some College + 172 3 1.4 0.4- 4.4 15 7.7 4.5-13.1 9 6.9 3.2-14.0 71 44.1 35.3-53.2 74 39.9 31.3-49.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 88 3 2.1 0.6- 7.0 8 12.9 4.9-29.6 4 3.2 1.1- 9.1 36 42.3 28.8-57.2 37 39.5 26.0-54.8
$50,000+ 126 4 2.8 1.0- 7.3 12 7.5 4.0-13.8 6 4.7 2.0-10.6 54 47.4 37.3-57.7 50 37.6 28.4-47.8

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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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