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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-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
GENDER
Male 1,179 266 26.0 23.0-29.2 289 25.5 22.6-28.5 158 13.2 11.0-15.7 466 35.4 32.4-38.5
Female 1,638 215 14.3 12.4-16.5 364 24.5 22.1-27.1 249 14.9 13.0-17.1 810 46.2 43.4-49.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,835 284 18.5 16.4-20.9 345 20.6 18.5-22.9 263 14.6 12.7-16.7 943 46.3 43.6-49.0
Non-Hispanic Black 573 102 19.3 15.6-23.6 183 33.1 28.7-37.7 92 15.2 12.0-19.1 196 32.4 28.0-37.1
Other 374 89 26.5 21.4-32.2 119 33.4 27.8-39.6 45 9.6 6.9-13.1 121 30.5 25.3-36.2
AGE
18-34 490 109 23.4 19.4-28.0 188 37.6 32.8-42.7 68 12.8 9.6-17.0 125 26.1 21.8-30.9
35-44 439 92 21.8 17.7-26.7 108 24.5 20.3-29.3 66 14.7 11.3-19.0 173 39.0 34.0-44.1
45-54 536 99 20.7 16.9-25.0 119 22.1 18.4-26.3 92 16.7 13.5-20.5 226 40.5 36.0-45.2
55-64 546 83 17.0 13.6-21.1 100 18.4 15.0-22.3 70 14.5 11.1-18.6 293 50.1 45.3-54.9
65-74 464 52 13.9 10.0-19.0 79 17.8 14.2-22.2 63 11.9 9.1-15.4 270 56.4 50.9-61.7
75+ 303 38 16.5 11.5-23.1 50 16.3 12.2-21.5 43 13.6 9.8-18.7 172 53.6 47.0-60.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 290 99 34.9 28.7-41.5 76 23.8 18.7-29.7 27 11.4 7.0-18.2 88 29.9 24.2-36.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 710 158 24.8 21.1-28.9 180 27.9 24.1-32.0 95 12.7 10.2-15.7 277 34.6 30.8-38.7
Some Post-H.S. 736 124 17.7 14.8-21.2 177 26.3 22.7-30.3 104 14.4 11.7-17.6 331 41.5 37.5-45.7
College Graduate 1,066 98 9.6 7.8-11.8 218 21.7 19.1-24.6 179 16.5 14.3-19.1 571 52.2 48.9-55.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 240 63 27.2 21.1-34.3 55 23.5 17.7-30.6 30 11.9 7.8-17.8 92 37.4 30.2-45.1
$15,000- 24,999 437 99 27.5 22.5-33.2 122 26.8 22.4-31.9 48 11.7 8.3-16.3 168 33.9 29.0-39.2
$25,000- 34,999 238 48 21.5 15.7-28.6 60 29.8 22.6-38.1 25 9.7 6.3-14.7 105 39.1 32.0-46.7
$35,000- 49,999 302 62 25.0 19.3-31.7 69 25.2 19.7-31.8 54 14.7 11.0-19.4 117 35.1 29.1-41.5
$50,000- 74,999 341 50 15.2 11.3-20.3 92 27.6 22.4-33.4 51 15.8 11.1-21.8 148 41.4 35.4-47.7
$75,000+ 689 64 11.0 8.4-14.3 125 21.1 17.6-25.0 121 17.1 14.3-20.4 379 50.8 46.6-55.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 664 118 20.7 17.0-24.9 127 19.4 16.1-23.1 87 12.9 10.1-16.3 332 47.1 42.6-51.6
No 2,144 362 19.5 17.5-21.7 525 26.6 24.4-28.9 316 14.3 12.6-16.2 941 39.5 37.2-42.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 311 51 17.9 13.3-23.8 66 24.5 19.2-30.8 50 14.3 10.7-18.9 144 43.2 37.1-49.6
Non-Veteran 2,495 429 20.0 18.1-22.1 583 25.0 23.0-27.0 355 14.1 12.5-15.8 1,128 40.9 38.7-43.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,474 208 16.5 14.3-19.0 352 25.5 23.0-28.2 233 15.5 13.4-17.9 681 42.5 39.6-45.4
Regional City or Suburban 769 157 22.9 19.5-26.7 163 23.8 20.2-27.8 99 12.2 9.7-15.1 350 41.1 37.2-45.2
Rural 574 116 23.7 19.5-28.4 138 25.2 21.2-29.7 75 13.2 10.0-17.2 245 38.0 33.4-42.7

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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.

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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