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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 761 124 18.3 15.3-21.8 211 28.2 24.7-32.1 95 13.1 10.5-16.1 331 40.4 36.5-44.3
GENDER
Male 329 66 22.4 17.5-28.1 101 30.4 25.1-36.2 35 10.7 7.5-14.9 127 36.6 31.0-42.6
Female 432 58 14.5 11.2-18.7 110 26.2 21.6-31.4 60 15.3 11.6-20.0 204 43.9 38.6-49.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 457 62 15.9 12.2-20.4 114 24.7 20.6-29.4 61 14.4 11.1-18.5 220 45.0 39.9-50.2
Non-Hispanic Black 178 33 20.8 14.6-28.7 64 36.4 28.5-45.1 27 15.3 10.0-22.8 54 27.5 20.6-35.7
Other 118 28 25.6 17.8-35.2 31 28.5 20.2-38.7 *** *** *** 54 43.0 33.7-52.8
AGE
18-44 303 64 22.9 17.9-28.9 103 33.7 27.9-40.0 36 12.8 9.0-17.8 100 30.6 25.1-36.7
44-64 270 40 15.4 11.2-20.9 69 24.6 19.4-30.5 40 14.9 10.7-20.4 121 45.1 38.6-51.8
65+ 180 19 12.8 7.7-20.6 38 22.7 16.1-31.1 18 10.5 6.2-17.2 105 53.9 45.3-62.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 258 58 23.4 17.9-29.9 70 29.6 23.4-36.7 32 11.6 7.7-17.1 98 35.4 29.0-42.3
Some College + 501 66 15.5 12.1-19.8 141 27.6 23.5-32.2 63 14.0 10.8-17.9 231 42.9 38.1-47.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 305 67 23.8 18.6-29.9 89 30.0 24.2-36.6 35 11.3 7.7-16.4 114 34.9 28.9-41.3
$50,000+ 307 36 13.5 9.6-18.6 84 27.7 22.5-33.5 42 15.3 11.3-20.5 145 43.5 37.6-49.5

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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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