SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

Paticipation in the North Carolina Lottery*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,171 4,271 31.0 29.8-32.1 10,900 69.0 67.9-70.2
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 1,549 444 31.7 28.4-35.1 1,105 68.3 64.9-71.6
AGE
18-24 47 16 34.0 19.3-52.7 31 66.0 47.3-80.7
25-34 186 72 33.4 25.8-41.9 114 66.6 58.1-74.2
35-44 257 93 38.9 31.3-47.0 164 61.1 53.0-68.7
45-54 333 111 37.5 30.5-45.0 222 62.5 55.0-69.5
55-64 290 88 31.2 25.0-38.1 202 68.8 61.9-75.0
65-74 252 42 18.3 12.7-25.7 210 81.7 74.3-87.3
75+ 168 19 12.3 6.3-22.7 149 87.7 77.3-93.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 289 58 23.1 16.3-31.6 231 76.9 68.4-83.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 503 136 31.2 25.5-37.5 367 68.8 62.5-74.5
Some Post-H.S. 395 139 35.6 29.4-42.3 256 64.4 57.7-70.6
College Graduate 360 111 32.8 26.2-40.1 249 67.2 59.9-73.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 313 68 24.2 18.5-31.1 245 75.8 68.9-81.5
$15,000- 24,999 351 105 36.3 28.9-44.4 246 63.7 55.6-71.1
$25,000- 34,999 195 77 40.9 31.9-50.5 118 59.1 49.5-68.1
$35,000- 49,999 183 67 39.5 30.0-49.8 116 60.5 50.2-70.0
$50,000-74,999 156 48 31.2 22.9-41.0 108 68.8 59.0-77.1
$75,000+ 136 46 35.2 24.8-47.2 90 64.8 52.8-75.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 618 165 31.2 26.0-36.8 453 68.8 63.2-74.0
No 918 278 32.1 27.9-36.5 640 67.9 63.5-72.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 19 50.4 31.6-69.1 31 49.6 30.9-68.4
Non-Veteran 1,499 425 30.9 27.6-34.4 1,074 69.1 65.6-72.4

Back to Gambling.

*Denominator includes respondents who have NEVER played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 21MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook