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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITE MALES

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 MALES 1,731 1,551 89.9 87.6-91.7 180 10.1 8.3-12.4
AGE
18-24 50 44 89.5 75.6-95.9 6 10.5 4.1-24.4
25-34 161 138 86.7 79.3-91.8 23 13.3 8.2-20.7
35-44 307 273 89.7 85.0-93.1 34 10.3 6.9-15.0
45-54 394 355 91.4 87.8-94.0 39 8.6 6.0-12.2
55-64 452 417 91.9 88.5-94.4 35 8.1 5.6-11.5
65-74 273 246 90.7 86.0-94.0 27 9.3 6.0-14.0
75+ 89 73 84.0 72.8-91.1 16 16.0 8.9-27.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 157 146 95.0 89.0-97.8 11 5.0 2.2-11.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 531 496 94.2 89.8-96.8 35 5.8 3.2-10.2
Some Post-H.S. 470 425 89.0 83.6-92.8 45 11.0 7.2-16.4
College Graduate 572 483 84.9 80.9-88.2 89 15.1 11.8-19.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 88 77 89.7 72.5-96.6 11 10.3 3.4-27.5
$15,000- 24,999 196 180 93.2 87.6-96.3 16 6.8 3.7-12.4
$25,000- 34,999 146 138 93.8 86.2-97.3 8 6.2 2.7-13.8
$35,000- 49,999 297 266 87.3 79.3-92.4 31 12.7 7.6-20.7
$50,000-74,999 320 286 90.7 86.1-93.9 34 9.3 6.1-13.9
$75,000+ 562 493 88.9 84.7-92.0 69 11.1 8.0-15.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 558 508 93.6 90.9-95.5 50 6.4 4.5- 9.1
No 1,164 1,036 88.4 85.4-90.8 128 11.6 9.2-14.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 624 563 90.6 86.6-93.5 61 9.4 6.5-13.4
Non-Veteran 1,106 987 89.6 86.8-91.8 119 10.4 8.2-13.2

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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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