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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 159 145 90.4 81.2-95.4 14 9.6 4.6-18.8
GENDER
Male 70 64 93.0 84.5-97.0 6 7.0 3.0-15.5
Female 89 81 87.9 70.5-95.7 8 12.1 4.3-29.5
RACE
White 120 109 87.8 75.4-94.4 11 12.2 5.6-24.6
Other 35 32 96.5 88.8-99.0 3 3.5 1.0-11.2
AGE
18-44 63 56 88.3 73.3-95.4 7 11.7 4.6-26.7
45+ 96 89 94.1 87.0-97.4 7 5.9 2.6-13.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 68 63 96.5 90.8-98.7 5 3.5 1.3- 9.2
Some College + 91 82 85.9 70.9-93.9 9 14.1 6.1-29.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 77 71 92.7 77.2-97.9 6 7.3 2.1-22.8
$50,000+ 65 58 86.5 69.5-94.7 7 13.5 5.3-30.5

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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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