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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Gambling

How much money do you usually wager on a day when you play for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 dollars 6-10 dollars 11-20 dollars 21-100 dollars 100+ dollars
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,595 3,457 74.3 72.3-76.2 459 10.4 9.2-11.8 297 6.9 5.9- 8.2 267 5.4 4.5- 6.4 115 3.0 2.2- 4.0
-Wake County 195 146 73.7 64.9-81.0 21 9.4 5.9-14.5 14 9.1 4.4-17.7 9 3.9 1.7- 8.4 5 4.0 1.3-11.2
GENDER
Male 89 61 69.6 57.4-79.5 11 10.0 5.3-17.9 11 10.8 5.7-19.5 3 2.9 0.8-10.2 3 6.7 1.9-21.1
Female 106 85 77.8 63.8-87.4 10 8.8 4.4-16.7 3 7.4 1.6-28.0 6 4.8 1.7-12.7 2 1.3 0.3- 6.1
RACE
White 142 102 68.2 57.0-77.6 17 10.9 6.6-17.6 13 13.1 6.3-25.1 6 2.7 1.0- 7.0 4 5.2 1.5-16.0
Other 53 44 85.0 71.6-92.7 4 6.3 2.1-17.0 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7 3 6.2 1.8-19.5 1 1.5 0.2-10.2
AGE
18-44 79 54 68.3 54.7-79.3 10 9.7 5.1-17.9 7 11.4 4.4-26.3 5 4.9 1.8-12.8 3 5.7 1.6-18.3
45+ 113 89 80.6 71.7-87.2 11 9.2 5.0-16.3 7 6.0 2.8-12.6 4 2.6 0.8- 8.0 2 1.6 0.3- 7.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 43 32 75.3 56.4-87.8 5 9.8 3.8-23.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 4 7.1 2.4-19.3 1 7.1 1.0-36.1
Some College + 152 114 73.2 62.9-81.5 16 9.2 5.4-15.2 13 12.1 5.9-23.3 5 2.7 0.8- 8.6 4 2.8 0.9- 8.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 62 51 85.6 73.5-92.7 5 6.8 2.5-17.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 4 6.5 2.2-17.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7
$50,000+ 118 85 68.9 56.9-78.8 14 10.1 5.8-17.0 11 12.7 5.9-25.4 5 3.1 0.9- 9.7 3 5.2 1.5-16.6

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*Results pertain only to those who have gambled and wagered money 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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