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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sugar Drinks-Females

During the past 30 days, how often did you drink sugar-sweetened fruit drinks (such as Kool-aid and lemonade)
sweet tea, and sports or energy drinks (such as Gatorade and Red Bull)?

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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 5,651 998 20.1 18.8-21.4 1,540 29.7 28.2-31.3 587 10.5 9.6-11.6 2,526 39.7 38.1-41.2
-FEMALES 3,265 507 16.9 15.3-18.5 844 28.3 26.3-30.3 353 11.7 10.3-13.1 1,561 43.2 41.1-45.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,210 315 15.6 13.8-17.6 505 25.7 23.3-28.2 230 11.1 9.6-12.8 1,160 47.7 45.1-50.2
Non-Hispanic Black 692 132 20.3 16.9-24.2 233 34.3 30.0-38.9 95 15.9 12.5-20.0 232 29.5 25.7-33.6
Other 333 57 18.7 13.9-24.7 100 31.7 25.9-38.1 24 6.9 4.3-10.7 152 42.7 36.4-49.2
AGE
18-34 473 107 23.0 18.9-27.6 168 37.8 32.6-43.2 59 11.9 9.0-15.6 139 27.4 23.0-32.2
35-44 446 65 13.6 10.4-17.5 157 35.5 30.4-41.0 52 11.8 8.9-15.6 172 39.2 34.0-44.6
45-54 567 85 15.0 12.0-18.7 151 25.6 21.7-29.9 72 14.3 11.1-18.3 259 45.0 40.3-49.9
55-64 656 100 16.3 13.2-20.0 153 22.4 18.8-26.6 62 10.6 7.7-14.5 341 50.7 46.0-55.3
65-74 623 77 14.5 11.3-18.4 128 20.5 16.8-24.8 61 9.9 7.4-13.1 357 55.1 50.3-59.8
75+ 455 64 14.8 11.5-18.9 78 18.4 14.4-23.2 43 11.0 7.9-15.0 270 55.8 50.4-61.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 333 65 19.8 15.2-25.5 77 28.8 22.4-36.2 34 10.7 7.2-15.8 157 40.6 34.3-47.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 867 178 21.9 18.8-25.4 217 28.6 24.9-32.6 94 10.7 8.4-13.6 378 38.8 35.0-42.7
Some Post-H.S. 974 161 17.4 14.8-20.5 276 29.2 25.8-32.8 95 11.4 9.2-14.2 442 41.9 38.3-45.7
College Graduate 1,084 102 9.2 7.5-11.4 274 26.6 23.6-29.9 129 13.6 11.3-16.2 579 50.6 47.1-54.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 344 77 23.5 18.1-29.8 96 30.0 24.2-36.7 36 13.3 8.9-19.3 135 33.2 27.5-39.5
$15,000- 24,999 571 123 22.7 18.8-27.1 159 31.7 26.8-37.0 58 10.4 7.6-14.1 231 35.2 30.6-40.0
$25,000- 34,999 277 46 18.5 13.6-24.9 69 24.8 19.2-31.3 33 12.0 8.1-17.4 129 44.7 37.8-51.7
$35,000- 49,999 349 48 14.9 10.9-20.1 101 28.9 23.6-34.8 40 10.3 7.2-14.5 160 45.9 39.6-52.3
$50,000- 74,999 366 36 11.0 7.7-15.5 112 34.6 28.3-41.4 42 12.9 9.2-17.8 176 41.6 35.5-47.9
$75,000+ 612 55 9.2 6.9-12.3 134 24.0 20.1-28.4 76 14.7 11.6-18.5 347 52.0 47.4-56.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 953 140 15.8 13.2-18.8 224 25.1 21.8-28.8 106 11.6 9.3-14.5 483 47.4 43.5-51.4
No 2,301 366 17.3 15.5-19.3 616 29.3 26.9-31.8 247 11.7 10.2-13.5 1,072 41.6 39.2-44.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 106 12 13.0 7.2-22.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 3,155 493 17.0 15.4-18.6 812 28.2 26.2-30.3 344 11.8 10.5-13.3 1,506 43.1 41.0-45.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 922 126 14.6 12.1-17.6 248 27.9 24.6-31.6 119 14.9 12.3-18.0 429 42.5 38.9-46.3
Regional City or Suburban 704 96 13.8 11.1-17.0 185 29.2 25.2-33.5 73 11.0 8.5-14.0 350 46.1 41.8-50.5
Rural 1,639 285 20.2 17.8-22.9 411 28.1 25.1-31.2 161 9.6 8.0-11.6 782 42.1 39.1-45.2

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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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