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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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 MALES 408 19 3.1 1.7- 5.6 63 14.6 10.6-19.8 40 9.1 6.2-13.1 157 39.8 33.5-46.4 129 33.4 27.1-40.3
AGE
18-24 14 0 0.0 . - . 3 18.5 5.2-48.4 2 8.3 1.8-31.1 7 50.0 22.6-77.3 2 23.2 4.8-64.4
25-34 46 0 0.0 . - . 5 12.8 4.4-31.7 4 8.1 2.5-23.4 22 43.2 27.5-60.3 15 35.9 20.6-54.7
35-44 84 4 4.9 1.6-14.2 10 12.6 6.4-23.3 9 8.1 3.9-16.0 35 34.4 23.9-46.7 26 40.1 27.8-53.7
45-54 110 5 2.2 0.7- 6.4 19 17.4 10.4-27.7 17 16.3 9.2-27.4 42 42.0 30.3-54.8 27 22.1 14.1-32.9
55-64 78 5 5.7 1.7-17.7 14 14.3 7.7-25.2 3 4.1 1.3-12.5 29 42.0 28.2-57.1 27 33.9 22.0-48.3
65-74 52 4 7.6 2.7-19.9 10 18.1 9.4-32.1 3 4.3 1.3-13.8 15 28.4 16.9-43.6 20 41.6 27.5-57.2
75+ 21 1 5.3 0.7-29.9 1 1.8 0.2-12.2 2 8.2 1.8-29.5 6 27.8 11.2-53.9 11 57.0 32.0-78.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 53 2 0.9 0.2- 4.0 6 8.9 3.3-22.2 6 9.7 3.7-22.8 18 30.8 16.3-50.4 21 49.7 27.7-71.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 152 7 3.2 1.2- 8.8 23 13.3 8.0-21.4 15 9.1 4.7-17.0 60 42.8 32.6-53.7 47 31.5 22.1-42.7
Some Post-H.S. 119 6 2.3 0.9- 5.6 26 20.7 12.9-31.5 9 8.6 4.0-17.7 49 42.7 31.3-54.9 29 25.7 16.9-37.1
College Graduate 83 4 5.1 1.7-14.4 8 11.4 4.2-27.5 10 9.5 4.7-18.2 30 34.9 23.1-48.9 31 39.1 26.3-53.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 37 1 2.0 0.3-13.2 10 20.6 9.6-38.7 3 6.3 1.5-22.6 12 43.9 22.1-68.3 11 27.2 12.7-49.1
$15,000- 24,999 82 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5 10 12.3 5.4-25.5 8 11.0 4.5-24.5 36 38.4 24.3-54.7 26 37.8 21.3-57.6
$25,000- 34,999 53 3 6.3 1.8-20.1 9 14.3 6.1-30.0 5 10.9 3.8-27.2 15 33.1 18.7-51.4 21 35.5 21.4-52.7
$35,000- 49,999 75 7 6.1 2.1-16.6 6 6.2 2.5-14.9 6 6.3 2.5-15.1 36 52.4 38.4-66.0 20 28.9 18.0-43.1
$50,000-74,999 55 3 5.3 1.3-18.9 8 14.6 6.4-30.1 4 7.5 2.2-23.1 25 47.1 31.0-63.8 15 25.5 13.9-42.0
$75,000+ 77 2 1.3 0.3- 5.2 18 25.6 14.3-41.5 11 10.6 5.4-19.6 23 28.9 18.2-42.5 23 33.6 21.0-49.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 161 8 2.1 0.9- 4.6 23 13.5 8.3-21.3 17 12.4 6.9-21.4 62 40.5 31.0-50.7 51 31.5 23.1-41.3
No 241 11 3.8 1.8- 7.8 37 14.9 9.7-22.1 23 7.3 4.5-11.7 95 39.9 31.8-48.7 75 34.1 25.8-43.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 150 10 6.2 2.7-13.5 25 17.2 10.0-27.9 12 7.4 3.9-13.6 56 37.2 27.9-47.4 47 32.0 23.2-42.3
Non-Veteran 258 9 1.8 0.8- 4.0 38 13.5 9.1-19.5 28 9.8 6.2-15.3 101 41.0 33.0-49.4 82 34.0 26.0-42.9

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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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