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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

Have you ever played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,183 8,470 57.9 56.6-59.1 6,713 42.1 40.9-43.4
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 1,549 786 52.7 49.1-56.3 763 47.3 43.7-50.9
AGE
18-24 47 20 41.9 25.7-60.0 27 58.1 40.0-74.3
25-34 186 108 54.4 45.4-63.1 78 45.6 36.9-54.6
35-44 257 152 63.0 55.2-70.1 105 37.0 29.9-44.8
45-54 333 192 62.0 54.8-68.7 141 38.0 31.3-45.2
55-64 290 150 50.9 43.6-58.1 140 49.1 41.9-56.4
65-74 252 107 43.9 36.1-52.0 145 56.1 48.0-63.9
75+ 168 47 29.4 20.8-39.7 121 70.6 60.3-79.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 289 98 34.7 27.3-42.9 191 65.3 57.1-72.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 503 244 50.2 43.8-56.6 259 49.8 43.4-56.2
Some Post-H.S. 395 238 58.7 51.7-65.3 157 41.3 34.7-48.3
College Graduate 360 205 59.3 52.0-66.3 155 40.7 33.7-48.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 313 140 44.2 37.1-51.6 173 55.8 48.4-62.9
$15,000- 24,999 351 181 56.4 48.9-63.6 170 43.6 36.4-51.1
$25,000- 34,999 195 107 56.5 46.6-65.9 88 43.5 34.1-53.4
$35,000- 49,999 183 107 58.6 48.6-67.9 76 41.4 32.1-51.4
$50,000-74,999 156 88 59.5 49.5-68.7 68 40.5 31.3-50.5
$75,000+ 136 86 62.2 50.4-72.7 50 37.8 27.3-49.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 618 305 49.8 44.3-55.4 313 50.2 44.6-55.7
No 918 478 54.3 49.7-58.9 440 45.7 41.1-50.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 36 84.3 71.0-92.2 14 15.7 7.8-29.0
Non-Veteran 1,499 750 51.4 47.8-55.0 749 48.6 45.0-52.2

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^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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