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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 140 7 4.2 1.9- 9.3 133 95.8 90.7-98.1
GENDER
Male 70 5 5.2 1.9-13.1 65 94.8 86.9-98.1
Female 70 2 2.6 0.6-10.5 68 97.4 89.5-99.4
RACE
White 105 3 1.8 0.6- 5.7 102 98.2 94.3-99.4
Other 35 4 10.7 3.7-27.2 31 89.3 72.8-96.3
AGE
18-44 45 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7 44 99.2 94.3-99.9
45+ 93 6 7.2 3.1-16.2 87 92.8 83.8-96.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 3 7.8 2.3-23.2 39 92.2 76.8-97.7
Some College + 98 4 2.5 0.9- 6.7 94 97.5 93.3-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 3 4.1 1.3-12.4 48 95.9 87.6-98.7
$50,000+ 76 3 4.1 1.2-13.3 73 95.9 86.7-98.8

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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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