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

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
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
GENDER
Male 393 68 23.6 18.2-30.0 96 23.5 18.5-29.3 54 11.5 8.1-16.1 175 41.5 35.4-47.8
Female 519 88 22.1 17.1-28.0 112 21.1 16.9-26.0 58 10.5 7.6-14.4 261 46.3 40.6-52.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 773 125 21.7 17.7-26.4 159 20.7 17.2-24.7 101 11.5 9.0-14.6 388 46.1 41.5-50.7
Non-Hispanic Black 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 89 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 220 56 31.5 24.0-40.1 76 31.0 24.0-38.9 14 6.7 3.5-12.5 74 30.9 24.1-38.6
44-64 335 62 23.3 17.3-30.4 65 16.5 12.4-21.7 48 13.2 9.4-18.2 160 47.0 40.1-54.1
65+ 346 35 10.8 7.1-16.1 64 17.9 13.4-23.6 50 14.1 9.9-19.7 197 57.3 50.4-63.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 346 91 34.0 27.2-41.4 87 22.2 17.3-27.9 36 10.0 6.5-15.1 132 33.9 27.9-40.5
Some College + 563 64 14.2 10.6-18.8 121 22.4 18.0-27.4 76 11.7 8.9-15.4 302 51.7 46.2-57.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 460 89 24.5 19.1-30.8 111 24.5 19.7-29.9 54 10.5 7.4-14.7 206 40.5 34.9-46.4
$50,000+ 284 35 17.7 12.4-24.7 67 21.6 16.0-28.4 38 11.0 7.5-16.0 144 49.7 42.2-57.2

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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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