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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 700 116 19.0 15.7-22.9 171 25.4 21.8-29.3 86 11.0 8.8-13.7 327 44.5 40.3-48.9
GENDER
Male 294 67 24.4 19.0-30.6 80 26.6 21.3-32.6 26 8.6 5.7-12.7 121 40.5 34.2-47.0
Female 406 49 14.3 10.5-19.3 91 24.3 19.7-29.7 60 13.2 10.1-17.0 206 48.1 42.5-53.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 430 64 17.9 13.8-23.0 89 21.8 17.6-26.8 53 11.8 8.9-15.5 224 48.4 42.9-53.9
Non-Hispanic Black 158 26 19.1 12.6-27.9 49 32.9 25.0-41.9 15 7.3 4.1-12.4 68 40.7 32.2-49.8
Other 99 25 26.2 17.5-37.3 32 31.6 22.1-42.9 14 12.0 6.6-20.6 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 245 46 19.1 14.1-25.5 83 32.5 26.2-39.4 30 10.3 7.0-15.0 86 38.1 31.3-45.4
44-64 251 46 21.4 15.9-28.2 52 20.7 15.6-26.9 35 12.9 9.1-17.9 118 45.0 38.3-52.0
65+ 193 22 15.3 9.3-24.2 35 18.8 13.4-25.8 18 8.9 5.5-14.1 118 56.9 48.4-65.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 242 62 27.7 21.4-35.0 68 28.7 22.6-35.7 25 8.8 5.8-13.2 87 34.8 28.0-42.3
Some College + 453 54 13.4 10.1-17.6 102 23.3 19.1-28.1 59 12.3 9.4-16.0 238 51.0 45.7-56.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 303 64 24.0 18.6-30.5 87 29.7 24.1-35.9 30 9.2 6.2-13.4 122 37.1 31.1-43.6
$50,000+ 253 27 12.9 8.5-19.2 49 19.7 14.6-26.1 39 14.6 10.6-19.9 138 52.7 45.6-59.7

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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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