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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 426 74 21.1 16.7-26.4 117 28.5 23.7-33.7 58 13.3 9.8-17.9 177 37.1 32.0-42.4
GENDER
Male 189 41 23.6 16.9-31.9 50 29.4 22.3-37.7 26 14.1 8.8-22.0 72 32.9 25.7-40.9
Female 237 33 18.8 13.3-25.7 67 27.6 21.7-34.4 32 12.6 8.5-18.2 105 41.1 34.3-48.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 245 46 21.4 15.9-28.3 54 24.0 18.2-30.8 34 13.5 9.5-18.9 111 41.1 34.4-48.2
Non-Hispanic Black 122 17 17.4 10.6-27.3 46 37.5 28.0-48.2 17 14.4 7.2-26.6 42 30.7 22.1-40.9
Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 142 34 28.3 20.4-37.8 50 32.0 24.2-41.0 16 12.0 6.6-20.8 42 27.6 20.4-36.3
44-64 168 33 21.7 15.4-29.5 41 26.9 19.8-35.3 20 10.7 6.5-17.0 74 40.8 32.9-49.2
65+ 111 *** *** *** 23 20.6 13.3-30.5 22 21.0 13.7-30.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 163 36 25.9 18.5-34.9 44 27.7 20.5-36.2 20 14.8 8.7-24.0 63 31.7 24.4-40.0
Some College + 262 37 16.5 11.8-22.6 73 29.5 23.4-36.4 38 12.5 8.8-17.3 114 41.6 35.0-48.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 38 22.7 16.2-30.7 60 28.6 21.8-36.5 28 15.5 9.7-23.9 67 33.2 25.8-41.5
$50,000+ 144 25 17.5 11.8-25.4 36 30.3 22.2-39.7 16 10.2 6.0-16.8 67 42.0 33.6-50.9

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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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