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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Gambling

Do you sometimes gamble (or play for money) more than you think you should?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,706 279 6.4 5.4- 7.5 4,427 93.6 92.5-94.6
-Gaston County 128 5 6.8 1.7-23.1 123 93.2 76.9-98.3
GENDER
Male 66 3 11.4 2.5-39.0 63 88.6 61.0-97.5
Female 62 2 1.7 0.4- 6.6 60 98.3 93.4-99.6
RACE
White 109 4 2.6 0.8- 7.5 105 97.4 92.5-99.2
Other 19 1 23.9 3.9-70.7 18 76.1 29.3-96.1
AGE
18-44 48 1 7.8 1.1-38.3 47 92.2 61.7-98.9
45+ 80 4 5.2 1.7-14.5 76 94.8 85.5-98.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 61 5 13.7 3.6-40.3 56 86.3 59.7-96.4
Some College + 67 0 0.0 . - . 67 100 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 4 14.2 3.5-43.2 59 85.8 56.8-96.5
$50,000+ 47 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 46 98.8 92.1-99.8

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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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