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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Gambling

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
-New Hanover County 140 126 90.5 82.9-94.9 14 9.5 5.1-17.1
GENDER
Male 66 60 89.0 76.0-95.4 6 11.0 4.6-24.0
Female 74 66 92.4 84.4-96.5 8 7.6 3.5-15.6
RACE
White 120 108 90.6 82.3-95.2 12 9.4 4.8-17.7
Other 19 17 89.8 62.8-97.8 2 10.2 2.2-37.2
AGE
18-44 32 29 92.9 74.9-98.3 3 7.1 1.7-25.1
45+ 106 95 88.8 79.4-94.2 11 11.2 5.8-20.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 34 30 89.1 66.2-97.1 4 10.9 2.9-33.8
Some College + 106 96 91.0 82.7-95.5 10 9.0 4.5-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 60 53 89.7 75.7-96.0 7 10.3 4.0-24.3
$50,000+ 69 62 89.8 78.8-95.5 7 10.2 4.5-21.2

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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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