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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITE FEMALES

Have you purchased a lottery ticket or scratch card since the establishment and operation of the
North Carolina State Lottery?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,704 4,271 90.9 89.4-92.1 433 9.1 7.9-10.6
-WHITE FEMALES 1,932 1,753 91.3 89.3-92.9 179 8.7 7.1-10.7
AGE
18-24 44 38 88.2 73.3-95.3 6 11.8 4.7-26.7
25-34 180 165 92.8 87.4-96.0 15 7.2 4.0-12.6
35-44 356 328 93.3 89.9-95.6 28 6.7 4.4-10.1
45-54 444 418 93.4 89.9-95.7 26 6.6 4.3-10.1
55-64 495 451 91.0 87.3-93.6 44 9.0 6.4-12.7
65-74 281 246 86.7 81.3-90.7 35 13.3 9.3-18.7
75+ 123 99 82.2 73.3-88.6 24 17.8 11.4-26.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 138 120 88.5 80.4-93.5 18 11.5 6.5-19.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 554 516 95.1 92.6-96.8 38 4.9 3.2- 7.4
Some Post-H.S. 636 582 91.8 88.4-94.2 54 8.2 5.8-11.6
College Graduate 603 534 87.9 83.3-91.3 69 12.1 8.7-16.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 156 138 92.4 86.4-95.9 18 7.6 4.1-13.6
$15,000- 24,999 257 240 93.3 86.6-96.8 17 6.7 3.2-13.4
$25,000- 34,999 188 169 92.8 88.4-95.6 19 7.2 4.4-11.6
$35,000- 49,999 327 294 90.2 85.7-93.4 33 9.8 6.6-14.3
$50,000-74,999 347 321 92.0 87.3-95.0 26 8.0 5.0-12.7
$75,000+ 460 416 91.1 86.4-94.2 44 8.9 5.8-13.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 644 582 91.6 88.0-94.2 62 8.4 5.8-12.0
No 1,283 1,166 91.1 88.7-93.1 117 8.9 6.9-11.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 44 42 94.6 77.1-98.9 2 5.4 1.1-22.9
Non-Veteran 1,888 1,711 91.2 89.2-92.8 177 8.8 7.2-10.8

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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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