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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sugar Drinks-Non-Hispanic Black

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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
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,092 211 21.5 18.6-24.8 343 32.5 29.2-36.0 166 14.3 11.9-17.1 372 31.6 28.4-35.1
GENDER
Male 401 95 27.5 22.4-33.4 133 34.0 28.7-39.7 49 12.1 8.6-16.6 124 26.4 21.7-31.7
Female 691 116 16.9 13.8-20.5 210 31.4 27.3-35.8 117 16.1 13.0-19.7 248 35.7 31.4-40.3
AGE
18-34 194 48 25.2 18.8-32.8 75 37.3 30.0-45.1 21 10.3 6.5-15.9 50 27.3 20.7-35.0
35-44 178 37 22.1 15.6-30.4 60 32.1 24.5-40.8 27 14.3 8.9-22.2 54 31.4 24.1-39.8
45-54 221 45 20.7 15.1-27.5 67 34.6 27.6-42.2 42 16.9 12.1-23.2 67 27.8 21.7-35.0
55-64 248 44 19.3 13.9-26.2 71 26.2 20.2-33.3 37 16.2 10.6-23.9 96 38.3 31.0-46.2
65-74 153 22 19.5 12.1-30.0 42 28.5 20.7-37.9 27 14.8 9.7-22.0 62 37.1 28.1-47.2
75+ 86 14 16.1 8.8-27.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 133 32 24.8 17.1-34.7 36 24.0 16.9-33.0 19 17.9 10.5-28.9 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 390 84 23.5 18.6-29.2 129 36.8 31.0-43.0 44 10.5 7.4-14.7 133 29.1 24.1-34.7
Some Post-H.S. 303 65 23.7 18.3-30.1 90 31.7 25.8-38.3 48 15.2 11.0-20.6 100 29.4 23.8-35.7
College Graduate 266 30 10.5 7.1-15.3 88 32.6 26.5-39.2 55 17.3 12.9-22.7 93 39.7 32.9-46.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 153 34 21.6 14.9-30.3 47 30.7 22.2-40.8 18 10.0 5.6-17.2 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 264 59 26.3 19.8-34.0 83 29.2 23.2-36.0 42 17.9 12.3-25.3 80 26.5 20.6-33.5
$25,000- 34,999 107 18 14.7 9.0-23.1 *** *** *** 14 10.8 6.1-18.5 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 123 22 23.9 15.2-35.5 45 37.0 27.2-47.9 25 17.0 10.7-25.9 31 22.2 14.9-31.7
$50,000- 74,999 116 27 25.0 16.7-35.6 42 34.3 25.0-45.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 112 *** *** *** *** *** *** 23 17.0 10.9-25.4 44 35.7 26.3-46.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 312 58 18.6 13.9-24.3 83 28.8 23.1-35.4 60 19.5 14.7-25.4 111 33.1 26.8-40.1
No 776 151 22.3 18.8-26.3 260 34.0 30.0-38.1 105 12.5 9.8-15.7 260 31.2 27.4-35.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 139 23 15.8 10.2-23.6 42 34.0 24.9-44.3 26 16.3 10.9-23.9 48 33.9 25.2-43.9
Non-Veteran 952 188 22.3 19.1-25.9 301 32.4 28.8-36.1 140 14.0 11.5-17.1 323 31.3 27.8-35.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 402 64 18.6 14.3-24.0 132 32.9 27.9-38.4 69 16.4 12.6-21.0 137 32.0 26.9-37.7
Regional City or Suburban 184 35 19.9 13.8-27.9 59 34.4 26.5-43.3 24 11.7 7.4-18.0 66 34.0 26.5-42.3
Rural 506 112 25.3 20.6-30.5 152 31.3 26.3-36.7 73 13.2 9.7-17.9 169 30.2 25.4-35.5

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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.

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