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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 124 6 4.3 1.8-10.0 118 95.7 90.0-98.2
GENDER
Male 51 2 2.9 0.5-14.1 49 97.1 85.9-99.5
Female 73 4 5.6 2.0-14.7 69 94.4 85.3-98.0
RACE
White 86 4 3.5 1.1-10.1 82 96.5 89.9-98.9
Other 38 2 6.0 1.4-21.6 36 94.0 78.4-98.6
AGE
18-44 40 3 5.1 1.5-15.8 37 94.9 84.2-98.5
45+ 84 3 3.4 0.9-11.6 81 96.6 88.4-99.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 47 2 2.6 0.5-12.2 45 97.4 87.8-99.5
Some College + 77 4 5.3 1.9-14.2 73 94.7 85.8-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 62 4 5.2 1.6-15.3 58 94.8 84.7-98.4
$50,000+ 53 2 4.1 1.0-15.0 51 95.9 85.0-99.0

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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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