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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITE MALES

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
-WHITE MALES 4,593 2,943 67.5 65.4-69.4 1,650 32.5 30.6-34.6
AGE
18-24 115 70 62.9 51.7-72.8 45 37.1 27.2-48.3
25-34 371 271 73.0 67.0-78.3 100 27.0 21.7-33.0
35-44 678 508 76.8 72.9-80.2 170 23.2 19.8-27.1
45-54 910 623 69.6 65.7-73.2 287 30.4 26.8-34.3
55-64 1,103 724 66.2 62.7-69.4 379 33.8 30.6-37.3
65-74 839 500 59.3 55.4-63.2 339 40.7 36.8-44.6
75+ 562 238 43.5 38.6-48.5 324 56.5 51.5-61.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 531 257 54.7 48.0-61.2 274 45.3 38.8-52.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,305 813 67.1 63.0-70.9 492 32.9 29.1-37.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,093 754 68.9 64.4-73.1 339 31.1 26.9-35.6
College Graduate 1,658 1,118 70.5 67.6-73.2 540 29.5 26.8-32.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 312 154 57.4 49.4-65.1 158 42.6 34.9-50.6
$15,000- 24,999 600 334 62.2 56.4-67.7 266 37.8 32.3-43.6
$25,000- 34,999 455 246 54.5 47.0-61.8 209 45.5 38.2-53.0
$35,000- 49,999 702 455 66.3 61.3-70.9 247 33.7 29.1-38.7
$50,000-74,999 825 564 69.0 64.0-73.6 261 31.0 26.4-36.0
$75,000+ 1,304 969 77.2 74.0-80.1 335 22.8 19.9-26.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,670 1,013 64.4 61.1-67.5 657 35.6 32.5-38.9
No 2,901 1,918 68.9 66.3-71.3 983 31.1 28.7-33.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,786 1,141 68.7 65.9-71.3 645 31.3 28.7-34.1
Non-Veteran 2,803 1,801 67.0 64.4-69.5 1,002 33.0 30.5-35.6

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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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