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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Gambling

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
-New Hanover County 359 232 62.5 54.7-69.8 127 37.5 30.2-45.3
GENDER
Male 140 100 65.1 51.4-76.7 40 34.9 23.3-48.6
Female 219 132 59.7 51.7-67.2 87 40.3 32.8-48.3
RACE
White 310 205 65.3 57.1-72.6 105 34.7 27.4-42.9
Other 47 25 49.7 28.3-71.3 22 50.3 28.7-71.7
AGE
18-44 76 53 62.4 47.4-75.3 23 37.6 24.7-52.6
45+ 281 177 62.3 53.5-70.4 104 37.7 29.6-46.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 51 49.6 34.0-65.3 46 50.4 34.7-66.0
Some College + 261 181 67.4 58.3-75.4 80 32.6 24.6-41.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 87 54.9 42.7-66.5 69 45.1 33.5-57.3
$50,000+ 157 120 74.9 65.8-82.2 37 25.1 17.8-34.2

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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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