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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 82 7 9.7 4.2-20.8 75 90.3 79.2-95.8
GENDER
Male 39 4 13.1 4.5-32.3 35 86.9 67.7-95.5
Female 43 3 5.8 1.6-18.6 40 94.2 81.4-98.4
RACE
White 65 4 8.3 2.7-22.7 61 91.7 77.3-97.3
Other 17 3 13.0 3.5-38.2 14 87.0 61.8-96.5
AGE
18-44 19 2 6.0 1.2-25.5 17 94.0 74.5-98.8
45+ 61 5 12.6 4.9-28.8 56 87.4 71.2-95.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 26 2 7.3 1.7-26.5 24 92.7 73.5-98.3
Some College + 56 5 11.0 4.0-26.8 51 89.0 73.2-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 37 4 10.3 3.6-26.2 33 89.7 73.8-96.4
$50,000+ 39 3 10.7 3.0-31.5 36 89.3 68.5-97.0

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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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