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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

In the past 6 months, how often have you played any games for money?*

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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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 769 20 3.3 1.9- 5.4 63 7.3 5.2-10.3 60 8.3 5.7-11.8 334 46.9 41.9-51.8 292 34.3 29.9-39.0
AGE
18-24 19 2 10.1 2.4-34.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.8 1 4.3 0.6-26.0 13 79.3 55.7-92.1 2 5.4 1.2-20.5
25-34 106 3 2.7 0.9- 8.2 6 7.3 2.6-19.3 6 5.1 2.1-11.6 62 51.6 39.7-63.4 29 33.2 22.4-46.2
35-44 151 1 1.5 0.2- 9.9 11 6.1 2.9-12.2 20 16.6 9.1-28.3 67 40.3 30.8-50.5 52 35.6 26.1-46.3
45-54 188 8 5.2 2.5-10.7 21 7.7 4.6-12.6 11 7.1 2.9-16.4 79 45.5 36.1-55.2 69 34.5 26.3-43.8
55-64 147 5 3.0 1.1- 7.8 14 9.2 5.1-15.9 9 5.3 2.5-10.8 66 48.5 39.0-58.1 53 34.1 25.7-43.6
65-74 105 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 4 5.1 1.5-16.3 9 5.1 2.5-10.1 33 40.0 28.4-52.9 58 49.4 37.2-61.6
75+ 45 0 0.0 . - . 6 21.4 6.6-51.1 3 6.8 1.3-28.0 12 21.5 10.9-38.2 24 50.3 30.9-69.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 97 1 1.9 0.3-12.1 13 11.0 5.7-20.4 9 17.5 5.8-41.9 40 41.1 28.5-55.1 34 28.5 18.6-41.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 235 8 4.4 2.0- 9.5 16 5.3 3.0- 9.3 17 8.8 4.9-15.2 104 51.8 43.0-60.4 90 29.8 23.1-37.4
Some Post-H.S. 234 8 4.4 1.9- 9.9 19 8.3 4.1-16.2 21 7.7 4.2-14.0 97 43.3 35.2-51.9 89 36.2 28.6-44.6
College Graduate 202 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2 15 7.1 3.9-12.6 13 5.2 2.6- 9.9 93 48.2 38.3-58.2 78 38.3 29.0-48.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 135 3 5.1 1.6-15.3 5 3.5 1.2- 9.7 11 4.0 2.1- 7.4 53 46.4 35.7-57.4 63 41.0 30.7-52.1
$15,000- 24,999 178 3 1.4 0.3- 6.6 14 7.1 3.0-16.2 14 8.6 4.6-15.5 81 51.3 40.1-62.4 66 31.6 22.2-42.7
$25,000- 34,999 105 3 3.4 1.1-10.2 13 8.5 4.4-15.7 8 10.5 4.0-24.6 54 50.8 38.6-62.9 27 26.8 17.2-39.3
$35,000- 49,999 103 5 5.9 2.1-15.6 10 7.2 3.6-14.1 10 13.3 4.7-32.3 49 51.2 38.2-64.1 29 22.3 14.6-32.6
$50,000-74,999 88 2 1.6 0.4- 6.5 10 8.8 4.3-17.3 5 8.2 3.1-19.6 36 43.0 30.2-56.9 35 38.5 26.1-52.5
$75,000+ 86 3 2.1 0.6- 7.1 7 10.3 3.7-25.4 10 7.1 3.4-14.2 31 40.0 26.5-55.1 35 40.6 27.7-54.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 299 6 3.4 1.4- 8.1 19 7.7 4.2-14.0 26 10.0 5.8-16.7 128 46.3 38.5-54.2 120 32.5 26.1-39.6
No 467 14 3.2 1.7- 6.0 43 7.0 4.6-10.7 34 7.4 4.5-12.1 206 47.3 41.1-53.6 170 35.0 29.3-41.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 35 0 0.0 . - . 4 24.7 8.2-54.6 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 15 35.2 17.7-58.0 15 39.6 21.5-61.1
Non-Veteran 734 20 3.5 2.1- 5.8 59 6.1 4.5- 8.3 59 8.8 6.1-12.6 319 47.7 42.6-52.7 277 33.9 29.4-38.7

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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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