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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Gambling

How much money do you usually wager on a day when you play for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 dollars 6-10 dollars 11-20 dollars 21-100 dollars 100+ dollars
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,595 3,457 74.3 72.3-76.2 459 10.4 9.2-11.8 297 6.9 5.9- 8.2 267 5.4 4.5- 6.4 115 3.0 2.2- 4.0
-Gaston County 126 86 65.1 51.6-76.4 24 21.1 11.9-34.8 7 4.2 1.8- 9.6 8 9.1 3.1-23.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
GENDER
Male 64 43 68.3 50.1-82.2 13 15.1 7.9-26.9 4 5.2 1.6-15.1 3 10.5 2.0-40.7 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7
Female 62 43 61.7 41.7-78.4 11 27.5 12.2-50.9 3 3.2 0.9-10.6 5 7.6 2.9-18.6 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 107 74 66.4 52.1-78.3 21 25.0 14.0-40.6 6 4.2 1.6-10.6 5 3.7 1.3- 9.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
Other 19 12 59.5 27.1-85.3 3 5.6 1.3-20.4 1 4.0 0.5-24.5 3 30.9 7.9-70.1 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 47 35 65.5 44.6-81.8 7 21.4 8.6-43.9 4 5.2 1.7-14.3 1 7.9 1.2-38.9 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 79 51 64.4 51.5-75.5 17 20.8 12.3-32.9 3 2.7 0.7- 9.8 7 10.9 4.9-22.6 1 1.2 0.2- 8.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 61 38 57.7 38.3-75.0 14 21.2 9.2-41.7 4 5.3 1.6-15.6 4 14.8 4.2-40.8 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8
Some College + 65 48 72.5 54.2-85.5 10 21.0 9.1-41.4 3 3.1 0.9-10.3 4 3.3 1.2- 9.2 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 44 69.3 49.0-84.2 10 11.5 5.6-22.1 4 3.5 1.1-10.8 4 14.6 3.7-43.4 1 1.1 0.1- 7.5
$50,000+ 45 31 71.0 55.0-83.0 8 15.2 7.1-29.6 3 7.7 2.4-22.4 3 6.1 1.9-17.8 0 0.0 . - .

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*Results pertain only to those who have gambled and wagered money 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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