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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 199 9 4.8 2.2-10.2 190 95.2 89.8-97.8
GENDER
Male 91 4 6.8 2.4-17.9 87 93.2 82.1-97.6
Female 108 5 2.8 1.1- 6.8 103 97.2 93.2-98.9
RACE
White 146 5 3.9 1.2-11.5 141 96.1 88.5-98.8
Other 53 4 6.6 2.2-18.0 49 93.4 82.0-97.8
AGE
18-44 79 4 3.8 1.3-10.7 75 96.2 89.3-98.7
45+ 117 5 6.3 2.0-17.9 112 93.7 82.1-98.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 44 5 9.5 3.5-23.0 39 90.5 77.0-96.5
Some College + 155 4 3.1 0.9-10.5 151 96.9 89.5-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 64 5 10.7 3.8-26.8 59 89.3 73.2-96.2
$50,000+ 119 4 2.6 0.8- 7.8 115 97.4 92.2-99.2

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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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