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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Gambling

Have you purchased a lottery ticket or scratch card since the establishment and operation of the
North Carolina State Lottery?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,704 4,271 90.9 89.4-92.1 433 9.1 7.9-10.6
-Wake County 199 181 90.6 84.0-94.6 18 9.4 5.4-16.0
GENDER
Male 91 83 88.3 76.0-94.7 8 11.7 5.3-24.0
Female 108 98 92.8 85.8-96.5 10 7.2 3.5-14.2
RACE
White 146 130 87.7 78.7-93.3 16 12.3 6.7-21.3
Other 53 51 96.4 85.6-99.2 2 3.6 0.8-14.4
AGE
18-44 79 69 87.1 75.9-93.5 10 12.9 6.5-24.1
45+ 117 109 95.1 89.9-97.7 8 4.9 2.3-10.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 44 41 91.2 66.6-98.2 3 8.8 1.8-33.4
Some College + 155 140 90.4 83.8-94.5 15 9.6 5.5-16.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 64 61 97.9 93.4-99.4 3 2.1 0.6- 6.6
$50,000+ 119 107 88.3 78.5-94.0 12 11.7 6.0-21.5

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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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