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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Gambling

Paticipation in the North Carolina Lottery*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,171 4,271 31.0 29.8-32.1 10,900 69.0 67.9-70.2
-New Hanover County 359 126 35.3 28.7-42.5 233 64.7 57.5-71.3
GENDER
Male 140 60 38.2 27.5-50.1 80 61.8 49.9-72.5
Female 219 66 32.2 25.2-40.0 153 67.8 60.0-74.8
RACE
White 310 108 34.6 28.3-41.4 202 65.4 58.6-71.7
Other 47 17 38.8 19.1-62.9 30 61.2 37.1-80.9
AGE
18-44 76 29 35.3 22.7-50.4 47 64.7 49.6-77.3
45+ 281 95 34.8 28.2-42.0 186 65.2 58.0-71.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 30 34.1 19.9-51.9 67 65.9 48.1-80.1
Some College + 261 96 35.8 28.9-43.4 165 64.2 56.6-71.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 53 39.5 28.2-52.1 103 60.5 47.9-71.8
$50,000+ 157 62 35.2 27.4-43.8 95 64.8 56.2-72.6

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*Denominator includes respondents who have NEVER played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery.

^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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