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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 214 9 4.0 1.9- 8.2 24 9.4 5.8-15.1 10 7.3 3.0-16.8 85 45.1 36.3-54.3 86 34.1 26.7-42.4
GENDER
Male 101 6 6.3 2.7-14.0 15 10.6 5.7-19.0 6 11.2 3.8-28.4 39 37.3 26.7-49.2 35 34.6 24.2-46.7
Female 113 3 1.5 0.4- 5.4 9 8.1 3.6-17.4 4 2.9 1.0- 8.4 46 53.9 41.2-66.1 51 33.6 23.8-45.0
RACE
White 189 7 3.8 1.7- 8.3 22 9.9 5.9-16.1 8 4.5 2.1- 9.5 72 46.4 37.0-56.1 80 35.4 27.5-44.2
Other 25 2 5.2 0.9-23.9 2 7.4 1.5-29.8 2 20.0 4.1-59.5 13 39.2 19.6-63.1 6 28.2 12.0-53.3
AGE
18-44 64 3 3.9 1.2-12.1 6 8.3 3.4-19.1 5 11.3 3.7-29.6 34 54.2 39.1-68.5 16 22.3 13.0-35.5
45+ 150 6 4.1 1.7- 9.7 18 10.6 6.4-17.1 5 3.1 1.2- 7.6 51 35.8 27.3-45.2 70 46.4 37.4-55.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 98 3 3.0 0.8-10.6 12 9.0 4.7-16.5 4 8.8 2.0-31.5 42 50.6 36.5-64.5 37 28.7 19.0-40.8
Some College + 116 6 4.9 2.0-11.4 12 9.8 4.8-19.2 6 6.0 2.6-13.4 43 40.6 29.8-52.3 49 38.7 28.6-49.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 103 3 3.1 0.8-10.7 14 8.8 4.8-15.6 5 10.0 2.6-31.7 41 44.9 32.1-58.4 40 33.3 23.0-45.5
$50,000+ 79 6 7.0 2.9-16.0 10 14.5 7.2-27.2 4 6.0 2.1-16.1 27 31.7 21.6-43.8 32 40.7 28.8-53.9

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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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