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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Gambling

In the past 6 months, how often have you played any games for money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1+ times per day 1+ times per week 1+ times per month 1+ times last 6 months Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,364 172 2.3 1.9- 2.7 812 9.1 8.3-10.1 489 6.8 5.9- 7.9 3,235 41.6 40.0-43.2 3,656 40.2 38.6-41.8
-Wayne County 225 4 1.2 0.4- 3.4 22 8.5 5.1-13.7 16 6.0 3.3-10.7 84 35.8 26.6-46.3 99 48.5 37.7-59.5
GENDER
Male 84 2 1.5 0.4- 6.3 18 13.8 7.5-23.9 8 6.9 2.8-15.8 23 26.1 13.5-44.4 33 51.7 33.8-69.2
Female 141 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2 4 2.7 0.8- 9.5 8 5.1 2.4-10.5 61 46.4 36.3-56.7 66 45.1 35.1-55.4
RACE
White 157 3 1.3 0.4- 4.5 17 8.5 4.6-15.1 11 4.8 2.5- 9.2 55 33.4 22.1-46.9 71 52.1 38.3-65.6
Other 67 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 5 8.8 3.6-19.7 5 9.1 3.1-23.9 29 42.9 29.7-57.2 27 38.3 25.7-52.7
AGE
18-44 69 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 3 3.9 1.2-12.1 2 2.9 0.6-13.0 35 42.4 26.3-60.3 28 50.2 32.3-68.1
45+ 156 3 1.8 0.5- 6.5 19 13.9 8.5-22.0 14 9.7 5.5-16.4 49 28.0 21.2-36.1 71 46.5 37.8-55.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 1 1.1 0.2- 7.9 10 7.6 3.3-16.9 6 5.4 1.7-16.0 31 32.5 16.9-53.4 37 53.3 32.7-72.8
Some College + 140 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9 12 9.1 4.9-16.3 10 6.5 3.4-12.1 53 38.3 29.2-48.3 62 44.9 35.4-54.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 111 3 1.9 0.5- 6.8 11 8.7 4.1-17.5 7 6.4 2.4-15.8 43 42.4 28.6-57.6 47 40.5 28.2-54.2
$50,000+ 90 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 10 9.7 5.0-18.0 8 7.6 3.6-15.3 34 35.2 24.6-47.4 37 46.7 33.9-60.0

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*Asked only of those who have ever gambled.

^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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