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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 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
GENDER
Male 241 56 28.3 21.5-36.4 47 22.2 15.4-30.8 34 13.7 9.5-19.4 104 35.7 29.1-43.1
Female 300 44 19.1 13.5-26.2 66 24.6 18.9-31.3 42 11.7 8.3-16.2 148 44.7 37.6-52.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 427 74 22.5 17.5-28.4 79 21.1 16.6-26.3 54 11.3 8.5-15.0 220 45.1 39.4-50.9
Non-Hispanic Black 65 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 149 37 29.9 21.2-40.3 44 30.5 21.8-40.8 23 12.4 7.9-18.9 45 27.2 19.2-37.1
44-64 212 36 18.5 13.0-25.5 40 19.7 14.0-27.0 31 14.1 9.7-20.2 105 47.7 40.1-55.5
65+ 175 25 19.6 13.2-28.1 28 17.0 11.4-24.6 22 11.0 7.1-16.7 100 52.4 44.0-60.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 62 35.4 27.6-44.1 32 14.3 9.8-20.5 28 12.8 8.6-18.7 94 37.4 30.3-45.2
Some College + 324 37 13.2 9.2-18.6 81 31.2 24.4-38.9 48 12.5 9.1-16.9 158 43.1 36.3-50.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 275 64 28.0 21.7-35.3 63 26.3 19.5-34.6 35 11.2 7.8-16.0 113 34.4 28.1-41.4
$50,000+ 175 19 15.7 8.6-27.1 37 23.4 16.8-31.6 28 15.4 10.3-22.4 91 45.4 36.8-54.3

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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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