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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 140 131 90.5 81.0-95.6 9 9.5 4.4-19.0
GENDER
Male 70 64 88.1 73.6-95.2 6 11.9 4.8-26.4
Female 70 67 94.6 82.9-98.5 3 5.4 1.5-17.1
RACE
White 105 96 87.0 74.6-93.8 9 13.0 6.2-25.4
Other 35 35 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 45 39 84.4 65.6-93.9 6 15.6 6.1-34.4
45+ 93 90 95.4 86.2-98.6 3 4.6 1.4-13.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 42 42 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 98 89 86.0 73.1-93.3 9 14.0 6.7-26.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 47 85.9 61.2-95.9 4 14.1 4.1-38.8
$50,000+ 76 72 92.9 81.6-97.5 4 7.1 2.5-18.4

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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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