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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 3 539 80 16.2 12.7-20.6 156 31.4 26.5-36.7 64 11.6 8.8-15.1 239 40.8 35.7-46.1
GENDER
Male 238 44 21.2 15.4-28.4 76 32.1 25.5-39.6 29 10.9 7.2-16.2 89 35.8 28.2-44.1
Female 301 36 11.9 8.0-17.5 80 30.7 23.8-38.6 35 12.2 8.5-17.2 150 45.2 38.2-52.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 428 54 13.4 9.8-17.9 117 30.5 25.0-36.6 52 12.6 9.4-16.8 205 43.6 38.0-49.3
Non-Hispanic Black 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 13.4 7.1-24.0 15 18.8 10.7-30.9
Other 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 148 33 24.7 17.2-34.1 56 38.3 28.8-48.7 19 10.7 6.5-17.2 40 26.3 18.0-36.6
44-64 209 26 10.1 6.7-14.9 64 32.8 25.8-40.6 25 12.9 8.4-19.2 94 44.2 36.7-52.1
65+ 177 20 11.0 6.9-17.0 36 18.4 13.0-25.5 20 11.3 7.1-17.6 101 59.3 50.9-67.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 215 43 22.1 16.0-29.6 54 28.6 21.5-37.0 20 9.3 5.8-14.7 98 40.0 32.7-47.8
Some College + 322 36 11.2 7.5-16.3 102 33.8 27.3-41.0 44 13.5 9.7-18.5 140 41.4 34.5-48.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 271 50 19.4 14.2-25.9 87 33.3 26.9-40.5 31 11.4 7.6-16.6 103 35.9 28.8-43.7
$50,000+ 174 16 11.0 6.3-18.5 53 34.6 25.9-44.5 25 14.1 9.2-21.0 80 40.3 32.1-49.1

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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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