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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Sugar Drinks

About how often do you drink regular soda or pop that contains sugar?

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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
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 912 156 22.8 19.0-27.1 208 22.2 18.9-25.9 112 11.0 8.6-13.8 436 44.0 39.8-48.3
Region 3 541 100 23.4 18.9-28.7 113 23.5 18.9-28.7 76 12.6 9.8-16.1 252 40.5 35.4-45.7
Region 4 987 188 22.9 19.8-26.3 220 24.3 21.2-27.6 149 15.6 12.9-18.8 430 37.3 33.9-40.7
Region 5 700 116 19.0 15.7-22.9 171 25.4 21.8-29.3 86 11.0 8.8-13.7 327 44.5 40.3-48.9
Region 6 426 74 21.1 16.7-26.4 117 28.5 23.7-33.7 58 13.3 9.8-17.9 177 37.1 32.0-42.4
Region 7 760 128 19.2 16.0-22.8 188 25.7 22.2-29.5 104 13.2 10.8-16.1 340 41.9 38.0-45.9
Region 8 544 107 22.8 18.8-27.3 104 20.5 16.7-25.0 64 11.4 8.5-15.0 269 45.3 40.4-50.3
Region 9 & 10 804 154 25.2 20.9-30.1 179 25.0 21.0-29.5 119 13.3 10.6-16.5 352 36.5 32.3-40.9
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 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
Piedmont 2,817 481 19.8 18.0-21.7 653 25.0 23.1-26.9 407 14.1 12.6-15.7 1,276 41.2 39.1-43.3
Western NC 1,023 174 24.0 20.3-28.3 232 21.9 18.8-25.4 125 10.7 8.6-13.2 492 43.4 39.4-47.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 767 120 19.3 15.5-23.7 176 22.9 19.2-27.1 94 11.4 8.8-14.6 377 46.4 41.8-51.1
Northwest 873 176 26.7 23.0-30.8 183 21.7 18.4-25.4 118 12.1 9.7-15.0 396 39.4 35.6-43.4
Charlotte 816 149 21.1 17.8-24.7 187 25.6 22.2-29.4 125 15.9 13.0-19.5 355 37.3 33.6-41.2
Greensboro 524 96 20.6 16.7-25.2 130 25.8 21.7-30.5 60 10.5 8.0-13.6 238 43.1 38.2-48.2
Southern Regional 508 98 23.1 18.9-27.9 131 26.8 22.6-31.6 58 11.8 8.6-15.9 221 38.3 33.6-43.2
Southeast 313 59 22.5 17.3-28.7 50 17.0 12.5-22.8 49 14.6 10.7-19.7 155 45.9 39.5-52.5
Wake 861 123 16.4 13.6-19.6 212 25.4 22.2-28.9 128 13.9 11.6-16.7 398 44.3 40.5-48.1
Area L & Eastern 1,012 202 25.8 22.1-30.0 231 25.6 22.1-29.4 136 11.7 9.5-14.3 443 36.9 33.2-40.7

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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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