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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-MALES

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
-MALES 5,739 3,573 62.8 60.8-64.8 2,166 37.2 35.2-39.2
RACE
White 4,593 2,943 67.5 65.4-69.4 1,650 32.5 30.6-34.6
African American 670 422 63.4 57.7-68.8 248 36.6 31.2-42.3
Other Minorities 455 196 38.9 32.4-45.8 259 61.1 54.2-67.6
AGE
18-24 192 104 55.0 45.7-63.9 88 45.0 36.1-54.3
25-34 541 357 62.3 57.0-67.4 184 37.7 32.6-43.0
35-44 913 653 71.4 67.5-74.9 260 28.6 25.1-32.5
45-54 1,155 770 66.6 63.0-70.0 385 33.4 30.0-37.0
55-64 1,315 836 63.5 60.1-66.7 479 36.5 33.3-39.9
65-74 962 571 59.9 56.2-63.6 391 40.1 36.4-43.8
75+ 637 269 42.2 37.5-47.2 368 57.8 52.8-62.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 839 370 43.3 37.8-49.0 469 56.7 51.0-62.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,685 1,031 61.7 57.6-65.7 654 38.3 34.3-42.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,324 917 70.1 66.2-73.7 407 29.9 26.3-33.8
College Graduate 1,878 1,253 69.0 66.2-71.7 625 31.0 28.3-33.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 494 224 42.9 36.0-50.1 270 57.1 49.9-64.0
$15,000- 24,999 865 461 51.7 45.5-57.9 404 48.3 42.1-54.5
$25,000- 34,999 607 336 55.0 48.5-61.3 271 45.0 38.7-51.5
$35,000- 49,999 867 557 66.2 61.9-70.3 310 33.8 29.7-38.1
$50,000-74,999 942 638 68.0 63.4-72.3 304 32.0 27.7-36.6
$75,000+ 1,456 1,088 77.7 74.7-80.4 368 22.3 19.6-25.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,094 1,249 62.3 59.2-65.4 845 37.7 34.6-40.8
No 3,602 2,299 63.0 60.4-65.5 1,303 37.0 34.5-39.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,096 1,346 67.6 64.6-70.4 750 32.4 29.6-35.4
Non-Veteran 3,636 2,226 61.1 58.6-63.6 1,410 38.9 36.4-41.4

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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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