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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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 MALES 279 220 77.5 69.7-83.8 31 8.5 5.4-13.3 18 7.5 3.9-14.0 7 4.8 2.0-11.0 3 1.7 0.3- 8.6
AGE
18-24 12 7 49.8 22.3-77.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 23.7 5.6-61.9 2 14.4 3.0-48.0 1 12.1 1.7-52.1
25-34 31 22 71.3 49.5-86.2 5 14.7 5.2-35.3 3 7.2 1.9-23.5 1 6.8 1.0-35.3 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 57 45 83.5 69.9-91.6 7 6.7 3.0-13.9 2 4.7 1.1-17.7 2 4.4 0.8-21.6 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2
45-54 84 68 84.8 73.4-91.8 13 12.6 6.3-23.6 1 1.8 0.3-11.7 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6
55-64 52 41 82.2 65.7-91.7 5 6.6 2.2-18.1 5 6.2 2.1-17.0 1 5.0 0.7-28.0 0 0.0 . - .
65-74 31 27 88.5 70.1-96.2 0 0.0 . - . 4 11.5 3.8-29.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
75+ 10 8 72.0 33.6-92.9 1 10.9 1.5-49.9 1 17.1 2.5-62.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 32 26 77.3 56.6-89.9 2 6.8 1.7-23.7 3 10.4 3.0-30.1 1 5.4 0.8-29.9 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 105 79 76.4 64.3-85.3 14 8.5 4.3-16.2 8 9.1 4.2-18.8 4 5.9 1.7-19.0 0 0.0 . - .
Some Post-H.S. 90 71 72.1 55.0-84.5 11 11.1 5.0-22.9 5 8.1 1.8-29.6 1 4.0 0.6-23.1 2 4.7 0.8-24.1
College Graduate 52 44 89.0 76.5-95.3 4 4.9 1.6-14.2 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6 1 3.4 0.5-20.3 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 26 22 63.7 28.5-88.6 1 4.2 0.6-25.5 2 30.7 7.5-70.8 1 1.4 0.2-10.0 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 56 43 77.1 58.8-88.8 7 8.5 3.6-18.7 5 7.7 2.4-22.1 1 6.7 1.0-34.6 0 0.0 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 32 26 78.1 53.1-91.8 3 10.0 2.2-36.0 3 11.9 3.0-36.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 56 38 77.7 62.8-87.7 11 9.3 4.7-17.7 5 6.7 2.2-19.0 2 6.3 1.5-23.3 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000-74,999 40 33 75.3 52.2-89.5 3 9.7 2.8-28.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.2 3.2-41.0 2 1.8 0.4- 7.5
$75,000+ 53 45 81.7 60.8-92.7 6 10.4 3.4-27.8 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.9 1.0-35.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 111 88 77.6 64.8-86.7 12 9.2 4.6-17.4 6 5.4 2.0-13.7 4 7.6 2.2-23.2 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
No 165 130 77.6 67.1-85.5 18 7.9 4.2-14.5 12 8.8 3.8-18.9 3 3.1 1.0- 9.6 2 2.6 0.4-13.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 104 85 81.0 69.1-89.0 7 5.0 2.0-11.8 8 8.6 3.6-18.9 3 5.2 1.4-17.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
Non-Veteran 175 135 75.9 65.6-83.9 24 10.2 6.0-16.8 10 7.0 2.8-16.6 4 4.6 1.4-13.6 2 2.4 0.4-12.6

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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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