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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 394 218 57.3 49.9-64.3 176 42.7 35.7-50.1
GENDER
Male 165 102 61.2 49.7-71.6 63 38.8 28.4-50.3
Female 229 116 53.5 44.1-62.7 113 46.5 37.3-55.9
RACE
White 342 193 60.1 52.7-67.1 149 39.9 32.9-47.3
Other 52 25 47.1 29.0-66.1 27 52.9 33.9-71.0
AGE
18-44 107 65 57.8 44.7-69.8 42 42.2 30.2-55.3
45+ 284 153 57.3 50.6-63.7 131 42.7 36.3-49.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 207 100 49.8 39.6-60.1 107 50.2 39.9-60.4
Some College + 186 118 65.7 55.3-74.8 68 34.3 25.2-44.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 210 104 52.5 42.4-62.4 106 47.5 37.6-57.6
$50,000+ 120 82 69.1 57.5-78.8 38 30.9 21.2-42.5

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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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