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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITE MALES

How much money do you usually wager on a day when you play for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 dollars 6-10 dollars 11-20 dollars 21-100 dollars 100+ dollars
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,595 3,457 74.3 72.3-76.2 459 10.4 9.2-11.8 297 6.9 5.9- 8.2 267 5.4 4.5- 6.4 115 3.0 2.2- 4.0
-WHITE MALES 1,687 1,168 68.0 64.6-71.2 203 12.0 9.8-14.5 138 8.8 7.1-10.8 114 6.6 5.1- 8.5 64 4.6 3.1- 6.8
AGE
18-24 49 31 65.9 49.2-79.4 6 11.6 4.4-27.0 5 7.2 2.8-17.5 3 5.4 1.6-17.3 4 9.9 3.1-27.4
25-34 156 90 60.0 50.5-68.8 16 10.8 5.9-19.1 21 13.6 8.5-21.1 20 10.5 6.0-17.7 9 5.1 2.3-10.8
35-44 301 205 66.6 59.9-72.6 34 13.1 9.0-18.5 28 8.6 5.6-13.1 21 6.5 3.9-10.6 13 5.2 2.9- 9.3
45-54 387 278 70.7 64.9-76.0 46 12.5 8.9-17.1 30 8.3 5.5-12.2 21 5.9 3.6- 9.7 12 2.6 1.3- 5.3
55-64 446 318 73.9 69.0-78.4 59 11.2 8.3-14.9 25 6.5 4.2-10.1 31 6.2 4.1- 9.1 13 2.2 1.2- 4.1
65-74 264 182 70.4 63.5-76.5 35 12.9 8.7-18.6 23 7.7 4.8-12.0 15 4.6 2.6- 8.1 9 4.4 2.0- 9.2
75+ 79 60 75.7 62.0-85.6 7 10.4 4.1-23.7 5 7.9 2.6-21.2 3 3.1 1.0- 9.4 4 3.0 1.1- 8.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 154 116 73.0 60.9-82.5 15 10.3 5.5-18.3 13 7.7 3.5-16.2 7 7.5 2.4-21.6 3 1.5 0.3- 6.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 523 368 67.8 61.0-74.0 68 15.7 10.9-21.9 40 8.4 5.6-12.3 26 3.7 2.1- 6.3 21 4.5 2.1- 9.2
Some Post-H.S. 454 318 68.8 62.1-74.8 51 9.3 6.5-13.2 38 8.0 5.4-11.7 34 9.0 5.7-13.9 13 4.8 1.8-12.1
College Graduate 555 365 66.3 61.0-71.1 69 10.8 8.1-14.2 47 10.1 7.1-14.0 47 7.4 5.2-10.5 27 5.5 3.4- 8.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 84 67 84.0 72.0-91.5 7 10.2 4.3-22.3 5 1.7 0.6- 4.6 5 4.1 1.4-11.0 0 0.0 . - .
$15,000- 24,999 192 134 69.6 58.0-79.2 27 11.6 6.7-19.1 17 9.9 4.9-19.3 9 6.4 2.0-19.0 5 2.4 0.8- 6.8
$25,000- 34,999 144 104 71.5 58.5-81.8 15 11.5 4.6-25.8 13 8.2 4.3-14.9 9 6.2 2.1-17.3 3 2.6 0.6-10.6
$35,000- 49,999 291 204 65.4 56.7-73.2 38 13.8 8.4-21.8 24 10.1 6.1-16.4 14 8.0 3.8-15.8 11 2.7 1.1- 6.2
$50,000-74,999 313 230 72.2 64.5-78.7 33 12.4 7.4-20.2 27 8.6 5.5-13.3 17 4.6 2.6- 8.2 6 2.1 0.9- 5.2
$75,000+ 546 340 62.2 56.3-67.8 71 12.1 8.9-16.0 47 9.6 6.8-13.3 52 7.8 5.6-10.7 36 8.4 5.0-13.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 549 397 71.8 65.8-77.0 60 11.0 7.4-16.0 39 8.0 5.2-12.2 36 6.2 4.1- 9.2 17 3.1 1.7- 5.6
No 1,130 766 66.5 62.4-70.4 143 12.4 9.9-15.4 97 9.0 7.1-11.5 78 6.8 5.0- 9.3 46 5.3 3.3- 8.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 606 419 67.1 61.8-72.1 75 12.2 9.0-16.3 50 8.7 6.1-12.3 38 8.5 5.5-13.0 24 3.5 2.1- 5.7
Non-Veteran 1,080 749 68.4 64.2-72.3 127 11.8 9.2-15.0 88 8.8 6.8-11.3 76 5.9 4.3- 8.1 40 5.1 3.1- 8.1

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*Results pertain only to those who have gambled and wagered money 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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