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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

How much money do you usually wager on a day when you play for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 dollars 6-10 dollars 11-20 dollars 21-100 dollars 100+ dollars
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,595 3,457 74.3 72.3-76.2 459 10.4 9.2-11.8 297 6.9 5.9- 8.2 267 5.4 4.5- 6.4 115 3.0 2.2- 4.0
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 470 377 78.0 72.3-82.8 42 8.4 5.7-12.3 20 5.0 2.9- 8.7 18 5.7 3.1-10.3 13 2.8 1.5- 5.4
AGE
18-24 15 10 67.4 37.0-88.0 2 13.1 2.8-44.0 2 12.8 2.6-45.2 1 6.6 0.9-36.0 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 77 62 74.4 58.8-85.5 6 8.1 3.2-18.9 6 7.1 2.9-16.3 3 10.5 3.1-29.9 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 100 77 77.7 66.5-85.9 14 12.6 6.9-21.8 2 1.9 0.5- 7.5 4 4.0 1.4-11.4 3 3.8 0.9-14.1
45-54 116 94 78.3 66.7-86.7 6 5.6 2.2-13.4 5 5.6 2.1-14.3 6 5.3 1.7-15.3 5 5.2 1.8-14.0
55-64 93 79 87.1 77.9-92.8 5 2.8 1.1- 7.2 3 3.4 0.9-12.0 2 2.7 0.6-10.4 4 4.1 1.5-10.7
65-74 46 35 76.6 58.9-88.2 6 10.6 4.0-25.4 2 1.8 0.4- 7.5 2 6.7 1.6-23.4 1 4.3 0.6-25.0
75+ 20 17 90.9 71.1-97.6 3 9.1 2.4-28.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 61 44 79.9 66.0-89.1 8 9.3 3.9-20.5 3 3.2 0.7-12.7 3 2.9 0.8- 9.5 3 4.7 1.4-14.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 145 120 79.8 69.2-87.4 11 6.3 3.2-12.1 8 8.4 3.5-18.9 4 4.6 1.5-12.9 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5
Some Post-H.S. 141 110 73.0 61.1-82.3 17 10.8 6.0-18.7 5 2.9 1.1- 7.9 5 9.3 3.4-23.0 4 4.0 1.2-12.6
College Graduate 123 103 81.1 69.9-88.8 6 7.7 2.8-19.6 4 4.3 1.5-12.0 6 4.0 1.7- 9.2 4 2.9 1.0- 7.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 70 53 78.4 65.2-87.5 10 14.4 7.0-27.3 4 4.3 1.3-12.8 3 2.9 0.9- 9.4 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 109 90 80.9 67.9-89.5 9 6.2 2.6-14.0 6 10.1 3.8-24.2 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2 3 1.9 0.6- 6.4
$25,000- 34,999 78 67 85.5 73.3-92.7 6 7.4 3.0-17.3 1 1.3 0.2- 8.7 2 2.3 0.5-10.2 2 3.4 0.6-17.7
$35,000- 49,999 73 60 82.5 67.9-91.3 5 7.1 2.3-20.1 4 4.7 1.5-13.7 2 4.2 0.7-21.8 2 1.4 0.3- 6.5
$50,000-74,999 52 34 59.8 41.9-75.3 7 17.0 6.4-38.3 4 8.4 2.7-23.8 5 10.4 4.2-23.7 2 4.3 1.1-16.0
$75,000+ 51 42 75.1 53.2-88.9 3 4.8 1.4-15.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 15.4 4.7-40.4 2 4.7 0.8-21.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 175 139 78.8 69.3-85.9 17 7.8 4.3-13.6 8 7.4 2.9-17.7 9 4.8 2.4- 9.5 2 1.2 0.3- 4.9
No 294 237 77.6 70.2-83.6 25 8.7 5.3-14.1 12 3.9 2.1- 7.3 9 6.1 2.8-13.2 11 3.6 1.7- 7.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 20 15 54.4 23.5-82.2 2 2.3 0.5-10.9 2 24.3 5.9-62.2 1 19.0 2.9-65.2 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 450 362 79.5 74.1-84.0 40 8.8 5.9-12.9 18 3.8 2.2- 6.4 17 4.8 2.7- 8.7 13 3.0 1.5- 5.8

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*Results pertain only to those who have gambled and wagered money 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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