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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 Demographics

Sugar Drinks

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
Region 1 & 2 909 140 16.8 13.7-20.3 237 28.0 24.2-32.1 87 9.9 7.6-12.9 445 45.4 41.2-49.6
GENDER
Male 389 69 18.2 13.7-23.6 106 30.0 24.2-36.6 38 10.5 6.8-15.7 176 41.3 35.2-47.7
Female 520 71 15.6 11.7-20.4 131 26.1 21.4-31.5 49 9.4 6.7-13.0 269 48.9 43.2-54.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 771 113 15.8 12.7-19.5 196 27.2 23.2-31.7 73 10.0 7.5-13.2 389 47.0 42.4-51.6
Non-Hispanic Black 44 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 218 49 22.4 16.1-30.3 76 36.6 29.0-44.9 25 11.8 7.3-18.6 68 29.2 22.4-37.0
44-64 333 52 15.1 11.0-20.3 90 25.7 20.1-32.1 28 8.1 5.1-12.8 163 51.1 44.1-58.0
65+ 347 37 11.5 7.9-16.4 70 20.4 15.2-26.7 33 9.8 6.6-14.4 207 58.3 51.5-64.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 343 63 18.9 14.0-25.0 87 27.6 21.7-34.5 34 8.6 5.5-13.2 159 44.9 38.1-51.9
Some College + 563 77 15.2 11.6-19.7 150 28.3 23.5-33.6 53 10.9 7.8-15.1 283 45.6 40.3-50.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 461 86 18.3 14.1-23.4 112 26.8 21.7-32.6 47 10.7 7.3-15.4 216 44.2 38.4-50.2
$50,000+ 282 32 13.2 8.8-19.3 88 35.4 28.3-43.2 27 10.5 6.7-16.2 135 40.8 33.8-48.3

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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.

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