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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 393 114 33.9 27.3-41.1 279 66.1 58.9-72.7
GENDER
Male 165 59 35.7 26.4-46.2 106 64.3 53.8-73.6
Female 228 55 32.1 23.2-42.6 173 67.9 57.4-76.8
RACE
White 341 96 34.1 27.2-41.8 245 65.9 58.2-72.8
Other 52 18 32.9 17.9-52.4 34 67.1 47.6-82.1
AGE
18-44 106 41 39.8 28.3-52.5 65 60.2 47.5-71.7
45+ 284 73 28.2 22.4-34.8 211 71.8 65.2-77.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 207 56 32.4 23.1-43.2 151 67.6 56.8-76.9
Some College + 185 58 35.6 26.8-45.5 127 64.4 54.5-73.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 210 59 33.7 24.7-44.2 151 66.3 55.8-75.3
$50,000+ 120 40 33.5 24.3-44.1 80 66.5 55.9-75.7

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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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