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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITE FEMALES

Paticipation in the North Carolina Lottery*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,171 4,271 31.0 29.8-32.1 10,900 69.0 67.9-70.2
-WHITE FEMALES 7,274 1,753 26.8 25.2-28.4 5,521 73.2 71.6-74.8
AGE
18-24 144 38 31.2 21.9-42.4 106 68.8 57.6-78.1
25-34 579 165 28.7 24.4-33.5 414 71.3 66.5-75.6
35-44 1,014 328 33.9 30.4-37.7 686 66.1 62.3-69.6
45-54 1,375 418 30.3 27.3-33.4 957 69.7 66.6-72.7
55-64 1,588 451 27.2 24.6-30.0 1,137 72.8 70.0-75.4
65-74 1,392 246 16.6 14.5-19.1 1,146 83.4 80.9-85.5
75+ 1,132 99 10.7 8.5-13.3 1,033 89.3 86.7-91.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 792 120 17.7 13.9-22.2 672 82.3 77.8-86.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,075 516 29.6 26.2-33.3 1,559 70.4 66.7-73.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,122 582 28.2 25.6-31.1 1,540 71.8 68.9-74.4
College Graduate 2,270 534 25.5 22.9-28.3 1,736 74.5 71.7-77.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 768 138 22.5 16.2-30.2 630 77.5 69.8-83.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,060 240 25.1 21.1-29.7 820 74.9 70.3-78.9
$25,000- 34,999 731 169 25.5 21.4-30.2 562 74.5 69.8-78.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,020 294 28.8 25.1-32.8 726 71.2 67.2-74.9
$50,000-74,999 1,035 321 30.4 26.7-34.3 714 69.6 65.7-73.3
$75,000+ 1,503 416 30.6 27.0-34.4 1,087 69.4 65.6-73.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,753 582 24.7 22.1-27.5 2,171 75.3 72.5-77.9
No 4,488 1,166 27.8 25.8-29.9 3,322 72.2 70.1-74.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 138 42 33.3 24.0-44.1 96 66.7 55.9-76.0
Non-Veteran 7,136 1,711 26.6 25.0-28.3 5,425 73.4 71.7-75.0

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*Denominator includes respondents who have NEVER played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery.

^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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