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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 245 7 2.0 0.9- 4.4 26 7.8 5.0-11.8 17 6.6 3.7-11.5 102 51.7 42.7-60.6 93 31.9 24.9-39.9
GENDER
Male 103 3 1.5 0.4- 6.0 13 7.7 4.2-13.8 9 10.2 5.1-19.4 48 51.8 40.1-63.3 30 28.8 19.5-40.3
Female 142 4 2.5 0.9- 6.6 13 7.8 4.2-14.2 8 3.0 1.3- 6.5 54 51.6 38.2-64.8 63 35.1 24.9-46.9
RACE
White 191 5 1.8 0.6- 4.9 25 10.3 6.5-15.8 10 4.6 2.1- 9.7 76 52.1 41.2-62.7 75 31.2 23.2-40.5
Other 52 2 2.5 0.6- 9.8 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3 6 10.6 4.2-24.1 25 51.0 35.5-66.3 18 34.6 21.5-50.5
AGE
18-44 60 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 2 2.5 0.6- 9.8 5 5.9 2.2-15.1 28 63.0 47.5-76.3 23 27.3 16.5-41.7
45+ 183 5 2.6 1.0- 6.9 24 12.1 7.9-18.0 11 6.9 3.4-13.6 73 42.5 34.1-51.5 70 35.8 28.1-44.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 87 3 1.6 0.4- 5.9 11 7.7 3.8-15.2 6 7.0 2.6-17.7 37 58.3 42.1-73.0 30 25.3 15.1-39.2
Some College + 157 4 2.2 0.8- 6.1 15 7.8 4.5-13.2 11 6.4 3.2-12.3 64 47.1 37.5-56.9 63 36.4 28.0-45.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 108 5 3.9 1.4-10.3 10 7.8 4.0-14.9 8 9.7 4.2-20.7 49 45.7 34.4-57.5 36 32.8 22.9-44.6
$50,000+ 112 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3 12 8.7 4.7-15.6 7 5.3 2.3-11.7 42 49.1 36.3-61.9 49 35.8 25.4-47.7

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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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