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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 104 5 6.3 2.1-17.1 99 93.7 82.9-97.9
GENDER
Male 49 2 6.7 1.5-24.9 47 93.3 75.1-98.5
Female 55 3 5.5 1.6-17.0 52 94.5 83.0-98.4
RACE
White 90 2 2.0 0.5- 8.3 88 98.0 91.7-99.5
Other 13 3 23.1 5.3-61.5 10 76.9 38.5-94.7
AGE
18-44 33 2 9.1 2.1-32.2 31 90.9 67.8-97.9
45+ 71 3 3.7 1.1-11.9 68 96.3 88.1-98.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 32 1 1.0 0.1- 7.2 31 99.0 92.8-99.9
Some College + 72 4 9.2 3.0-24.9 68 90.8 75.1-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 37 3 11.8 3.0-36.9 34 88.2 63.1-97.0
$50,000+ 57 2 3.0 0.7-12.0 55 97.0 88.0-99.3

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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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