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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Gambling

Paticipation in the North Carolina Lottery*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,171 4,271 31.0 29.8-32.1 10,900 69.0 67.9-70.2
-Wake County 566 181 33.6 28.8-38.7 385 66.4 61.3-71.2
GENDER
Male 235 83 33.2 26.4-40.6 152 66.8 59.4-73.6
Female 331 98 33.9 27.4-41.2 233 66.1 58.8-72.6
RACE
White 422 130 32.8 27.3-38.8 292 67.2 61.2-72.7
Other 143 51 36.0 27.0-46.1 92 64.0 53.9-73.0
AGE
18-44 194 69 36.1 28.4-44.5 125 63.9 55.5-71.6
45+ 366 109 30.2 25.0-36.0 257 69.8 64.0-75.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 41 31.6 22.5-42.4 93 68.4 57.6-77.5
Some College + 431 140 34.4 28.9-40.3 291 65.6 59.7-71.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 204 61 29.8 22.2-38.6 143 70.2 61.4-77.8
$50,000+ 301 107 38.8 32.2-45.8 194 61.2 54.2-67.8

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*Denominator includes respondents who have NEVER played games for money, such as casino gambling, scratch card games,
video poker, or the lottery.

^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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