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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 144 10 9.6 4.5-19.1 134 90.4 80.9-95.5
GENDER
Male 68 9 16.4 7.6-31.9 59 83.6 68.1-92.4
Female 76 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 75 99.5 96.3-99.9
RACE
White 112 6 4.8 2.0-11.3 106 95.2 88.7-98.0
Other 30 4 18.8 6.6-43.2 26 81.2 56.8-93.4
AGE
18-44 38 2 6.4 1.2-28.3 36 93.6 71.7-98.8
45+ 106 8 12.0 5.5-24.3 98 88.0 75.7-94.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 64 5 8.1 2.9-20.7 59 91.9 79.3-97.1
Some College + 80 5 11.0 3.8-27.8 75 89.0 72.2-96.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 83 7 12.2 5.0-27.1 76 87.8 72.9-95.0
$50,000+ 52 3 6.0 1.8-18.1 49 94.0 81.9-98.2

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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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