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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 703 127 19.6 16.4-23.3 189 29.1 25.3-33.3 81 12.0 9.5-15.1 306 39.2 35.1-43.5
GENDER
Male 292 55 20.9 15.9-26.9 87 29.8 24.2-36.0 34 12.2 8.5-17.1 116 37.2 31.1-43.7
Female 411 72 18.5 14.6-23.2 102 28.6 23.5-34.2 47 11.9 8.7-16.1 190 41.0 35.6-46.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 431 69 16.9 13.2-21.5 117 29.2 24.4-34.5 47 10.6 7.7-14.3 198 43.3 37.9-48.8
Non-Hispanic Black 162 37 23.9 17.2-32.2 45 30.7 22.8-39.8 21 16.7 10.7-25.1 59 28.7 21.8-36.7
Other 97 *** *** *** 26 28.4 19.2-39.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 247 48 21.2 15.9-27.8 92 37.7 31.1-44.8 36 13.9 9.9-19.3 71 27.1 21.3-33.9
44-64 252 48 18.7 14.0-24.4 63 26.7 20.9-33.5 25 11.8 7.6-17.8 116 42.8 36.2-49.7
65+ 193 28 16.1 11.1-23.0 33 17.3 12.1-24.1 16 7.6 4.6-12.4 116 58.9 50.7-66.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 240 57 24.8 19.0-31.7 67 29.0 22.8-36.2 24 11.2 7.2-17.0 92 35.0 28.3-42.4
Some College + 458 70 16.4 12.9-20.7 122 29.5 24.8-34.6 55 12.4 9.4-16.2 211 41.7 36.7-46.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 306 79 27.5 22.1-33.5 80 28.5 22.9-34.9 30 10.2 6.8-15.0 117 33.8 27.9-40.2
$50,000+ 254 25 10.9 6.9-16.9 73 31.2 25.0-38.3 35 14.5 10.2-20.2 121 43.3 36.5-50.4

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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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