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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITE FEMALES

Do you sometimes gamble (or play for money) more than you think you should?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,706 279 6.4 5.4- 7.5 4,427 93.6 92.5-94.6
-WHITE FEMALES 1,936 70 3.0 2.1- 4.2 1,866 97.0 95.8-97.9
AGE
18-24 45 3 5.3 1.6-16.5 42 94.7 83.5-98.4
25-34 181 3 1.0 0.3- 3.7 178 99.0 96.3-99.7
35-44 355 11 2.0 1.1- 3.7 344 98.0 96.3-98.9
45-54 443 18 3.0 1.8- 5.1 425 97.0 94.9-98.2
55-64 496 18 2.8 1.7- 4.7 478 97.2 95.3-98.3
65-74 283 9 2.3 1.1- 4.7 274 97.7 95.3-98.9
75+ 124 8 9.9 4.5-20.4 116 90.1 79.6-95.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 138 9 3.5 1.7- 7.2 129 96.5 92.8-98.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 554 22 3.9 2.0- 7.6 532 96.1 92.4-98.0
Some Post-H.S. 640 25 3.5 2.1- 5.7 615 96.5 94.3-97.9
College Graduate 603 14 1.5 0.8- 2.7 589 98.5 97.3-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 157 10 5.8 2.4-13.0 147 94.2 87.0-97.6
$15,000- 24,999 258 14 9.9 4.8-19.6 244 90.1 80.4-95.2
$25,000- 34,999 188 5 1.1 0.4- 2.8 183 98.9 97.2-99.6
$35,000- 49,999 326 11 1.6 0.8- 3.1 315 98.4 96.9-99.2
$50,000-74,999 347 10 2.3 1.2- 4.3 337 97.7 95.7-98.8
$75,000+ 460 16 2.1 1.2- 3.7 444 97.9 96.3-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 646 35 3.9 2.6- 5.8 611 96.1 94.2-97.4
No 1,285 35 2.6 1.5- 4.3 1,250 97.4 95.7-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 44 3 5.4 1.6-16.7 41 94.6 83.3-98.4
Non-Veteran 1,892 67 2.9 2.0- 4.1 1,825 97.1 95.9-98.0

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*Asked only of those who have gambled 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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