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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITE FEMALES

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
-WHITE FEMALES 1,882 1,481 78.3 75.1-81.2 157 10.2 8.3-12.5 102 5.2 3.5- 7.8 113 4.6 3.6- 5.9 29 1.6 0.9- 3.0
AGE
18-24 43 33 73.2 52.6-87.1 7 16.9 7.8-33.0 3 9.8 1.9-37.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 179 141 80.0 71.7-86.4 19 9.8 6.0-15.6 8 2.6 1.2- 5.4 10 4.9 2.3-10.0 1 2.7 0.4-16.4
35-44 347 276 79.1 73.2-83.9 32 10.0 6.5-15.0 18 5.7 3.3- 9.8 15 3.6 1.9- 6.4 6 1.7 0.7- 3.8
45-54 440 356 80.6 75.6-84.8 41 10.1 7.1-14.3 14 2.3 1.3- 4.1 22 5.5 3.3- 9.0 7 1.5 0.6- 3.5
55-64 482 368 75.1 70.1-79.6 34 9.0 6.1-13.1 39 8.6 6.0-12.2 35 5.5 3.7- 8.1 6 1.7 0.7- 3.8
65-74 272 211 77.6 71.4-82.8 16 6.9 4.0-11.6 16 5.4 3.1- 9.5 22 7.6 4.9-11.7 7 2.5 1.0- 5.8
75+ 111 90 82.3 72.0-89.4 7 5.1 2.2-11.5 4 2.3 0.8- 6.4 8 9.3 4.0-20.0 2 1.0 0.2- 4.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 131 102 72.8 58.3-83.7 11 14.3 5.9-30.6 7 7.4 2.5-20.2 9 4.3 1.8- 9.8 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 535 416 79.9 74.5-84.5 48 9.4 6.6-13.2 26 3.7 2.3- 5.9 36 4.4 2.8- 6.8 9 2.6 0.8- 8.1
Some Post-H.S. 623 499 78.7 73.5-83.1 49 11.5 7.8-16.6 30 3.8 2.5- 5.8 35 4.9 3.2- 7.5 10 1.1 0.5- 2.1
College Graduate 592 463 77.3 70.7-82.8 49 9.0 6.2-12.8 39 7.6 3.5-15.5 33 4.7 3.0- 7.2 8 1.4 0.6- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 147 118 80.8 68.7-88.9 13 9.3 4.4-18.6 4 3.3 1.0-10.4 11 5.8 2.4-13.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0
$15,000- 24,999 248 197 80.5 72.5-86.6 14 6.4 3.2-12.3 13 5.5 2.5-11.9 19 6.4 3.4-11.8 5 1.2 0.5- 3.3
$25,000- 34,999 186 152 86.4 79.9-91.1 8 4.1 1.8- 9.4 9 3.3 1.4- 7.3 14 5.2 2.7- 9.7 3 0.9 0.2- 3.4
$35,000- 49,999 316 247 79.5 73.6-84.4 23 8.6 5.4-13.7 21 5.1 3.1- 8.2 19 5.5 3.2- 9.4 6 1.2 0.5- 2.8
$50,000-74,999 342 275 78.2 71.2-83.9 35 13.2 8.5-20.0 14 3.6 1.9- 6.8 16 4.3 2.1- 8.5 2 0.7 0.2- 2.6
$75,000+ 453 338 76.2 68.8-82.2 48 10.6 7.4-15.0 32 7.7 3.4-16.5 27 3.9 2.5- 6.1 8 1.6 0.7- 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 621 499 78.7 73.3-83.2 49 10.9 7.4-15.8 27 3.8 2.2- 6.4 35 5.2 3.3- 8.2 11 1.4 0.7- 2.6
No 1,256 978 78.1 74.1-81.6 108 9.9 7.7-12.7 74 5.8 3.6- 9.4 78 4.4 3.3- 5.8 18 1.7 0.8- 3.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 43 33 83.6 68.8-92.2 2 2.8 0.6-11.2 3 3.1 0.9- 9.6 4 9.1 3.0-24.6 1 1.5 0.2- 9.8
Non-Veteran 1,839 1,448 78.2 74.9-81.1 155 10.4 8.4-12.7 99 5.3 3.5- 7.9 109 4.5 3.5- 5.8 28 1.6 0.9- 3.1

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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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