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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Gambling

Do you sometimes gamble (or play for money) more than you think you should?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,706 279 6.4 5.4- 7.5 4,427 93.6 92.5-94.6
-Onslow County 159 9 6.3 2.8-13.8 150 93.7 86.2-97.2
GENDER
Male 70 3 7.4 2.0-23.5 67 92.6 76.5-98.0
Female 89 6 5.2 2.2-11.8 83 94.8 88.2-97.8
RACE
White 120 5 3.3 1.3- 8.1 115 96.7 91.9-98.7
Other 35 4 16.2 4.8-42.5 31 83.8 57.5-95.2
AGE
18-44 63 2 4.4 0.9-19.1 61 95.6 80.9-99.1
45+ 96 7 9.5 4.3-19.7 89 90.5 80.3-95.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 68 7 8.3 3.6-18.0 61 91.7 82.0-96.4
Some College + 91 2 4.8 1.0-20.4 89 95.2 79.6-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 77 6 8.9 3.1-23.0 71 91.1 77.0-96.9
$50,000+ 65 2 2.9 0.7-11.1 63 97.1 88.9-99.3

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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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