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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITE FEMALES

In the past 6 months, how often have you played any games for money?*

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  Total
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
-WHITE FEMALES 3,842 47 1.5 1.0- 2.1 263 6.4 5.2- 7.8 173 4.2 3.4- 5.1 1,454 41.4 39.0-43.8 1,905 46.6 44.3-49.0
AGE
18-24 63 1 1.9 0.3-12.6 3 7.8 1.6-30.4 4 4.0 1.4-11.0 37 69.0 52.9-81.6 18 17.2 9.4-29.2
25-34 362 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5 10 2.2 1.0- 4.7 10 2.8 1.3- 5.9 158 42.1 36.0-48.5 181 52.2 45.8-58.5
35-44 635 12 1.9 1.0- 3.6 32 4.9 3.3- 7.4 24 4.4 2.7- 7.0 287 47.0 42.3-51.9 280 41.7 37.1-46.5
45-54 834 10 1.8 0.9- 3.5 63 7.6 5.6-10.2 35 3.9 2.6- 6.0 337 40.5 36.5-44.7 389 46.2 42.0-50.3
55-64 918 11 1.5 0.6- 3.4 82 9.2 7.2-11.7 49 4.8 3.4- 6.6 353 35.8 32.1-39.6 423 48.9 44.8-52.9
65-74 649 8 1.4 0.7- 2.9 43 5.4 3.9- 7.6 29 5.0 3.3- 7.6 203 29.4 25.4-33.6 366 58.8 54.2-63.2
75+ 361 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 28 10.8 7.1-16.2 20 5.6 3.3- 9.3 74 21.6 16.7-27.3 237 60.9 54.4-67.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 263 2 1.1 0.2- 4.9 26 9.4 5.9-14.7 9 3.3 1.5- 7.3 100 43.0 34.6-51.8 126 43.2 35.2-51.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,021 12 1.5 0.7- 3.1 92 9.1 5.9-13.8 47 4.0 2.7- 6.0 404 44.9 39.5-50.5 466 40.4 35.6-45.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,212 17 1.7 0.9- 3.5 88 6.5 5.0- 8.6 71 5.6 4.2- 7.5 464 41.9 38.1-45.9 572 44.2 40.4-48.0
College Graduate 1,342 16 1.3 0.7- 2.3 56 3.8 2.8- 5.1 46 3.2 2.1- 4.9 486 38.3 34.5-42.2 738 53.4 49.6-57.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 322 3 1.2 0.3- 4.3 18 12.9 3.8-35.4 14 6.3 2.9-13.1 122 32.7 25.0-41.5 165 46.9 36.6-57.4
$15,000- 24,999 486 7 1.3 0.5- 3.1 34 5.0 3.3- 7.4 30 4.8 3.1- 7.5 186 44.0 37.2-51.1 229 44.9 38.2-51.7
$25,000- 34,999 363 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8 27 6.9 4.3-10.9 18 4.0 2.3- 6.9 140 42.2 35.5-49.2 175 45.7 39.0-52.6
$35,000- 49,999 591 10 1.6 0.8- 3.1 52 8.4 6.1-11.4 21 3.8 2.2- 6.4 244 43.9 38.5-49.5 264 42.4 36.9-48.0
$50,000-74,999 632 5 1.6 0.5- 5.4 44 6.4 4.4- 9.1 40 5.6 3.7- 8.2 259 41.1 36.1-46.3 284 45.3 40.3-50.5
$75,000+ 983 15 1.8 1.0- 3.3 61 5.0 3.6- 7.0 36 3.8 2.4- 5.8 348 39.8 35.1-44.6 523 49.6 45.1-54.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,343 14 1.1 0.5- 2.1 95 7.4 5.6- 9.6 69 5.5 4.0- 7.4 466 39.1 34.6-43.8 699 47.0 42.8-51.3
No 2,485 33 1.7 1.1- 2.6 168 5.9 4.5- 7.8 104 3.6 2.8- 4.7 983 42.4 39.6-45.3 1,197 46.4 43.6-49.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 91 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4 7 4.8 1.9-11.3 6 8.6 3.4-19.9 30 38.9 26.9-52.4 47 46.3 34.0-59.1
Non-Veteran 3,751 46 1.5 1.0- 2.2 256 6.4 5.2- 7.8 167 4.1 3.3- 5.0 1,424 41.5 39.0-43.9 1,858 46.6 44.2-49.0

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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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