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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITES

Have you ever played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,183 8,470 57.9 56.6-59.1 6,713 42.1 40.9-43.4
-WHITES 11,874 6,820 61.4 60.1-62.7 5,054 38.6 37.3-39.9
GENDER
Males 4,593 2,943 67.5 65.4-69.4 1,650 32.5 30.6-34.6
Females 7,281 3,877 55.9 54.2-57.6 3,404 44.1 42.4-45.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 106 58 51.5 37.6-65.2 48 48.5 34.8-62.4
Non-Hispanic 11,746 6,757 61.5 60.2-62.8 4,989 38.5 37.2-39.8
AGE
18-24 260 134 55.0 47.4-62.4 126 45.0 37.6-52.6
25-34 951 634 68.9 65.2-72.4 317 31.1 27.6-34.8
35-44 1,692 1,149 69.7 67.0-72.2 543 30.3 27.8-33.0
45-54 2,286 1,464 65.0 62.5-67.4 822 35.0 32.6-37.5
55-64 2,692 1,650 62.5 60.2-64.7 1,042 37.5 35.3-39.8
65-74 2,233 1,153 52.5 50.0-55.0 1,080 47.5 45.0-50.0
75+ 1,695 606 37.4 34.6-40.3 1,089 62.6 59.7-65.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,323 526 45.7 41.5-50.0 797 54.3 50.0-58.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,381 1,848 60.2 57.6-62.9 1,533 39.8 37.1-42.4
Some Post-H.S. 3,220 1,977 61.7 59.0-64.3 1,243 38.3 35.7-41.0
College Graduate 3,929 2,464 66.4 64.4-68.3 1,465 33.6 31.7-35.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,081 478 50.6 45.6-55.5 603 49.4 44.5-54.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,661 827 54.8 51.0-58.7 834 45.2 41.3-49.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,186 613 52.8 48.4-57.1 573 47.2 42.9-51.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,723 1,050 60.6 57.2-64.0 673 39.4 36.0-42.8
$50,000-74,999 1,861 1,202 65.0 61.8-68.1 659 35.0 31.9-38.2
$75,000+ 2,807 1,956 72.4 70.1-74.6 851 27.6 25.4-29.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,425 2,371 58.3 56.1-60.4 2,054 41.7 39.6-43.9
No 7,394 4,423 62.9 61.2-64.5 2,971 37.1 35.5-38.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,924 1,234 68.6 65.9-71.1 690 31.4 28.9-34.1
Non-Veteran 9,946 5,585 60.1 58.7-61.6 4,361 39.9 38.4-41.3

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^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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