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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

Have you purchased a lottery ticket or scratch card since the establishment and operation of the
North Carolina State Lottery?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,704 4,271 90.9 89.4-92.1 433 9.1 7.9-10.6
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 478 444 93.6 90.0-96.0 34 6.4 4.0-10.0
AGE
18-24 17 16 91.5 57.9-98.8 1 8.5 1.2-42.1
25-34 77 72 93.5 82.8-97.7 5 6.5 2.3-17.2
35-44 100 93 95.5 88.6-98.3 7 4.5 1.7-11.4
45-54 119 111 94.4 84.9-98.1 8 5.6 1.9-15.1
55-64 94 88 94.6 87.0-97.8 6 5.4 2.2-13.0
65-74 47 42 85.2 67.7-94.0 5 14.8 6.0-32.3
75+ 21 19 91.4 69.2-98.1 2 8.6 1.9-30.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 63 58 93.4 83.7-97.5 5 6.6 2.5-16.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 146 136 94.3 87.3-97.6 10 5.7 2.4-12.7
Some Post-H.S. 145 139 96.0 89.1-98.6 6 4.0 1.4-10.9
College Graduate 124 111 90.0 79.3-95.5 13 10.0 4.5-20.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 73 68 95.4 88.5-98.2 5 4.6 1.8-11.5
$15,000- 24,999 112 105 96.6 92.4-98.6 7 3.4 1.4- 7.6
$25,000- 34,999 78 77 99.7 97.8- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
$35,000- 49,999 74 67 88.1 73.0-95.3 7 11.9 4.7-27.0
$50,000-74,999 53 48 85.4 62.7-95.3 5 14.6 4.7-37.3
$75,000+ 51 46 95.3 88.1-98.2 5 4.7 1.8-11.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 179 165 94.1 89.9-96.7 14 5.9 3.3-10.1
No 298 278 93.3 87.9-96.4 20 6.7 3.6-12.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 20 19 99.3 94.7-99.9 1 0.7 0.1- 5.3
Non-Veteran 458 425 93.3 89.4-95.8 33 6.7 4.2-10.6

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*Asked only of those who have gambled 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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