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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Sugar Drinks

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  Total
Respond.^
1+ times a day 1+ times a week 1+ times a month Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,674 1,023 21.8 20.4-23.3 1,300 24.4 23.0-25.8 768 12.9 11.9-14.0 2,583 40.9 39.3-42.4
-Eastern 1,834 368 25.0 22.4-27.8 415 24.5 22.0-27.1 236 11.6 9.9-13.4 815 39.0 36.3-41.7
GENDER
Male 776 201 29.9 25.9-34.1 197 27.2 23.5-31.2 86 10.4 8.1-13.2 292 32.6 28.8-36.7
Female 1,058 167 20.3 17.1-23.9 218 21.8 18.8-25.2 150 12.8 10.5-15.4 523 45.2 41.5-48.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,133 220 24.4 21.2-28.0 204 20.2 17.3-23.4 148 11.8 9.8-14.1 561 43.6 40.1-47.2
Non-Hispanic Black 482 99 24.9 20.2-30.2 148 32.0 26.9-37.5 68 12.5 9.3-16.5 167 30.7 25.9-35.9
Other 193 42 27.0 19.8-35.6 56 29.3 22.3-37.5 18 9.1 5.0-15.9 77 34.6 27.2-42.8
AGE
18-34 286 76 29.2 23.4-35.9 102 35.2 29.2-41.8 23 7.7 4.9-11.9 85 27.8 22.4-33.9
35-44 241 71 34.2 27.2-42.0 61 22.1 16.6-28.7 32 11.7 8.0-16.9 77 32.0 25.5-39.3
45-54 313 79 27.1 21.7-33.3 71 26.4 20.9-32.7 51 14.4 10.6-19.2 112 32.1 26.5-38.3
55-64 432 81 22.9 18.3-28.2 81 16.5 12.9-20.8 50 11.2 8.1-15.5 220 49.4 43.9-55.0
65-74 323 32 12.4 8.4-17.9 51 16.9 12.5-22.4 54 16.1 12.0-21.4 186 54.6 48.0-61.0
75+ 220 27 14.3 9.3-21.2 44 17.0 12.3-23.2 24 12.9 7.6-21.0 125 55.8 47.6-63.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 212 57 32.3 24.6-41.1 49 22.1 16.1-29.6 22 11.0 6.9-17.2 84 34.6 27.4-42.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 564 148 31.6 26.9-36.7 134 27.0 22.5-32.0 56 8.6 6.3-11.7 226 32.8 28.5-37.4
Some Post-H.S. 558 106 22.3 18.2-26.9 118 22.6 18.6-27.2 80 13.1 10.2-16.7 254 42.1 37.2-47.0
College Graduate 497 54 12.1 9.0-16.1 114 26.1 21.6-31.3 78 14.1 11.0-18.0 251 47.7 42.5-52.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 187 47 28.3 20.7-37.3 36 17.8 12.1-25.4 31 15.8 10.4-23.1 73 38.2 30.0-47.2
$15,000- 24,999 324 81 33.4 26.6-40.9 94 27.8 22.3-34.0 34 9.4 6.1-14.1 115 29.5 23.9-35.7
$25,000- 34,999 153 35 28.7 20.0-39.4 38 24.7 17.3-34.0 16 7.6 4.3-12.9 64 39.0 29.9-49.0
$35,000- 49,999 207 35 21.3 14.9-29.4 49 26.7 19.5-35.5 22 10.6 6.5-16.7 101 41.4 33.4-49.8
$50,000- 74,999 235 43 20.5 14.9-27.5 67 31.8 24.5-40.2 31 11.8 7.8-17.5 94 35.9 28.7-43.8
$75,000+ 347 54 18.2 13.7-23.8 55 18.0 13.4-23.6 53 15.6 11.4-21.0 185 48.2 42.1-54.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 568 117 26.2 21.7-31.4 100 18.8 15.1-23.2 92 15.7 12.4-19.7 259 39.2 34.5-44.2
No 1,258 249 24.6 21.6-27.9 313 26.6 23.6-29.8 144 10.0 8.2-12.1 552 38.8 35.6-42.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 295 53 21.4 16.0-27.9 69 24.6 19.2-31.0 41 13.1 9.3-18.1 132 40.9 34.5-47.7
Non-Veteran 1,535 312 25.5 22.7-28.6 345 24.4 21.8-27.3 195 11.3 9.6-13.4 683 38.7 35.8-41.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 133 18 17.9 11.0-27.9 25 21.1 13.9-30.8 24 16.2 10.4-24.4 66 44.7 35.2-54.7
Regional City or Suburban 245 43 21.9 16.1-29.1 75 31.8 25.1-39.4 29 11.0 7.2-16.5 98 35.2 28.7-42.3
Rural 1,456 307 26.3 23.3-29.5 315 23.4 20.7-26.3 183 11.2 9.4-13.3 651 39.1 36.1-42.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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