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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITE MALES

In the past 6 months, how often have you played any games for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1+ times per day 1+ times per week 1+ times per month 1+ times last 6 months Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,364 172 2.3 1.9- 2.7 812 9.1 8.3-10.1 489 6.8 5.9- 7.9 3,235 41.6 40.0-43.2 3,656 40.2 38.6-41.8
-WHITE MALES 2,912 69 2.2 1.6- 3.0 382 11.3 9.9-12.9 180 7.2 5.7- 9.1 1,101 40.8 38.2-43.5 1,180 38.4 35.9-41.0
AGE
18-24 67 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 3 4.8 1.4-14.8 8 18.8 9.3-34.4 38 53.0 38.7-66.8 17 23.0 13.0-37.3
25-34 269 3 1.4 0.4- 4.9 15 7.6 4.4-12.8 21 7.1 4.4-11.1 121 42.0 35.3-49.1 109 41.9 35.1-49.0
35-44 506 10 1.5 0.7- 3.2 42 8.3 5.8-11.8 22 4.3 2.7- 6.9 233 47.9 42.6-53.1 199 38.0 33.1-43.1
45-54 619 18 3.6 2.1- 6.1 86 13.2 10.4-16.6 43 6.8 4.7- 9.8 249 38.8 34.2-43.6 223 37.6 32.9-42.5
55-64 718 24 3.4 2.1- 5.4 129 18.1 14.8-22.0 47 6.4 4.6- 9.0 253 35.9 31.7-40.2 265 36.2 32.0-40.6
65-74 490 9 2.4 1.2- 4.7 82 17.8 13.9-22.4 32 5.8 3.9- 8.5 149 29.5 25.0-34.4 218 44.6 39.5-49.8
75+ 234 4 1.5 0.5- 4.5 25 9.9 6.0-15.9 7 2.6 1.2- 5.6 53 22.0 16.4-28.9 145 63.9 56.3-70.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 253 8 2.4 0.9- 6.1 45 16.0 10.3-24.1 12 8.6 3.5-20.0 93 37.9 29.6-47.0 95 35.0 26.6-44.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 798 29 3.8 2.3- 6.0 124 12.8 10.0-16.2 54 9.6 6.2-14.6 321 44.2 38.8-49.7 270 29.6 25.4-34.3
Some Post-H.S. 750 20 2.2 1.3- 3.6 112 12.0 9.4-15.4 52 7.3 4.7-11.3 286 39.2 34.1-44.5 280 39.2 33.9-44.8
College Graduate 1,110 12 1.0 0.5- 1.9 101 8.6 6.8-10.9 62 5.1 3.7- 6.9 400 40.0 36.3-43.9 535 45.3 41.5-49.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 151 6 3.6 1.3- 9.6 20 17.2 9.0-30.6 6 2.5 0.8- 7.9 56 44.6 33.0-56.8 63 32.0 22.7-43.1
$15,000- 24,999 328 8 2.0 0.9- 4.4 55 16.5 11.0-24.0 21 7.8 4.4-13.6 112 39.0 30.2-48.5 132 34.7 27.6-42.6
$25,000- 34,999 243 6 2.9 1.0- 7.7 36 11.6 7.3-17.9 15 4.3 2.1- 8.5 89 42.7 32.8-53.2 97 38.6 28.5-49.8
$35,000- 49,999 448 14 3.8 2.0- 7.0 61 11.3 7.9-15.9 29 6.9 4.3-10.9 192 44.2 37.8-50.8 152 33.8 27.9-40.2
$50,000-74,999 558 10 1.5 0.8- 3.0 72 11.4 8.5-15.0 35 7.4 4.5-12.1 203 38.2 33.0-43.8 238 41.4 36.1-47.0
$75,000+ 968 20 1.8 1.0- 3.3 115 10.1 8.1-12.5 56 7.3 4.8-11.0 373 41.8 37.6-46.2 404 39.0 35.0-43.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,000 28 2.8 1.7- 4.6 139 12.4 10.0-15.3 62 7.9 5.0-12.3 330 37.6 33.2-42.2 441 39.3 35.1-43.6
No 1,900 41 2.0 1.3- 2.9 242 10.9 9.2-12.9 118 7.0 5.3- 9.1 763 42.0 38.8-45.2 736 38.1 35.1-41.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,128 18 1.4 0.8- 2.3 185 15.1 12.5-18.1 60 5.2 3.8- 7.1 364 33.2 29.6-37.1 501 45.1 41.0-49.3
Non-Veteran 1,783 51 2.6 1.8- 3.6 197 9.7 8.1-11.6 119 8.0 6.0-10.6 737 44.1 40.8-47.5 679 35.6 32.6-38.8

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*Asked only of those who have ever gambled.

^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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