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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-FEMALES

Have you ever played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,183 8,470 57.9 56.6-59.1 6,713 42.1 40.9-43.4
-FEMALES 9,444 4,897 53.2 51.7-54.8 4,547 46.8 45.2-48.3
RACE
White 7,281 3,877 55.9 54.2-57.6 3,404 44.1 42.4-45.8
African American 1,549 786 52.7 49.1-56.3 763 47.3 43.7-50.9
Other Minorities 581 219 33.4 27.8-39.6 362 66.6 60.4-72.2
AGE
18-24 261 104 42.5 34.7-50.7 157 57.5 49.3-65.3
25-34 899 508 57.5 53.4-61.5 391 42.5 38.5-46.6
35-44 1,420 850 59.3 56.0-62.5 570 40.7 37.5-44.0
45-54 1,812 1,087 60.2 57.3-63.1 725 39.8 36.9-42.7
55-64 1,950 1,101 56.7 53.9-59.5 849 43.3 40.5-46.1
65-74 1,693 787 46.9 44.0-49.9 906 53.1 50.1-56.0
75+ 1,335 425 32.8 29.6-36.1 910 67.2 63.9-70.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,291 408 31.5 27.6-35.7 883 68.5 64.3-72.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,733 1,338 51.1 48.0-54.3 1,395 48.9 45.7-52.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,663 1,538 56.8 54.0-59.6 1,125 43.2 40.4-46.0
College Graduate 2,737 1,607 61.0 58.4-63.5 1,130 39.0 36.5-41.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,203 496 40.8 35.9-45.8 707 59.2 54.2-64.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,564 721 46.9 42.9-50.9 843 53.1 49.1-57.1
$25,000- 34,999 996 504 53.0 48.6-57.4 492 47.0 42.6-51.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,262 737 55.8 51.6-59.9 525 44.2 40.1-48.4
$50,000-74,999 1,242 757 60.3 56.5-64.0 485 39.7 36.0-43.5
$75,000+ 1,689 1,102 65.7 62.4-68.9 587 34.3 31.1-37.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,595 1,754 51.3 48.8-53.8 1,841 48.7 46.2-51.2
No 5,796 3,124 54.2 52.3-56.2 2,672 45.8 43.8-47.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 204 139 73.1 65.0-79.9 65 26.9 20.1-35.0
Non-Veteran 9,240 4,758 52.8 51.2-54.4 4,482 47.2 45.6-48.8

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^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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