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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Gambling

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
-New Hanover County 232 5 3.7 1.3- 9.8 35 14.6 10.1-20.5 13 6.1 3.2-11.5 87 38.0 29.9-46.9 92 37.6 30.2-45.6
GENDER
Male 100 3 3.7 1.1-11.7 21 17.5 10.9-26.9 9 9.5 4.5-19.1 33 35.2 23.0-49.8 34 34.1 23.6-46.6
Female 132 2 3.7 0.7-17.8 14 11.1 6.2-19.3 4 2.2 0.8- 6.0 54 41.3 32.0-51.3 58 41.7 32.5-51.5
RACE
White 205 3 1.7 0.4- 6.2 29 14.7 10.0-21.1 13 7.2 3.8-13.3 75 34.8 27.7-42.7 85 41.6 33.9-49.7
Other 25 2 15.5 3.5-48.4 5 13.6 4.4-34.9 0 0.0 . - . 12 57.8 28.5-82.5 6 13.1 4.6-31.9
AGE
18-44 53 1 3.8 0.5-22.7 5 7.8 2.8-20.0 2 5.6 1.4-20.0 24 43.7 27.3-61.7 21 39.0 24.5-55.8
45+ 177 4 3.6 1.2-10.4 29 18.4 12.8-25.8 11 6.5 3.4-12.4 62 34.2 27.0-42.3 71 37.2 29.8-45.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 2 5.3 1.0-23.1 11 17.9 8.6-33.5 2 6.9 1.4-27.1 19 47.1 25.3-70.1 17 22.8 12.0-39.0
Some College + 181 3 3.2 0.9-11.1 24 13.7 8.9-20.4 11 5.9 2.9-11.6 68 35.5 28.0-43.9 75 41.6 33.5-50.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 87 3 8.5 2.7-24.1 15 16.1 8.8-27.4 6 7.0 2.4-18.6 36 48.7 33.0-64.6 27 19.7 11.9-30.8
$50,000+ 120 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 18 15.2 9.4-23.7 6 5.8 2.3-13.6 44 30.7 22.7-40.1 51 47.7 37.7-57.9

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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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