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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 4 976 167 20.0 17.0-23.3 291 31.6 28.1-35.3 104 10.6 8.5-13.0 414 37.9 34.5-41.4
GENDER
Male 399 83 25.5 20.5-31.2 120 32.3 27.0-38.1 39 8.5 6.1-11.7 157 33.8 28.9-39.1
Female 577 84 15.1 12.0-18.9 171 31.0 26.5-35.8 65 12.4 9.4-16.2 257 41.5 36.9-46.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 646 113 21.6 17.8-26.0 175 28.6 24.4-33.2 72 10.4 8.1-13.3 286 39.4 35.1-43.8
Non-Hispanic Black 188 32 16.3 11.1-23.3 69 37.6 29.8-46.2 20 12.9 7.6-21.0 67 33.1 25.9-41.3
Other 127 20 17.9 11.4-27.1 42 36.0 26.9-46.2 *** *** *** 56 38.8 29.9-48.5
AGE
18-44 294 59 22.5 17.4-28.6 112 39.4 33.2-46.1 30 9.0 6.2-12.9 93 29.1 23.8-35.0
44-64 412 69 18.7 14.7-23.5 110 26.2 21.7-31.2 47 13.1 9.5-17.8 186 42.0 36.7-47.4
65+ 257 36 16.1 10.9-23.1 65 23.8 18.4-30.2 26 9.3 6.0-14.0 130 50.8 43.7-58.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 367 91 27.9 22.5-33.9 108 32.6 26.8-38.9 31 7.7 5.1-11.5 137 31.9 26.8-37.4
Some College + 602 74 13.9 10.8-17.6 183 31.1 27.0-35.6 72 12.7 9.9-16.2 273 42.2 37.8-46.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 426 82 22.9 18.1-28.4 134 31.1 26.2-36.5 42 9.7 6.8-13.6 168 36.4 31.3-41.8
$50,000+ 339 42 14.1 10.3-19.1 96 29.9 24.1-36.4 37 11.6 8.3-16.0 164 44.3 38.3-50.5

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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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