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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 760 128 19.2 16.0-22.8 188 25.7 22.2-29.5 104 13.2 10.8-16.1 340 41.9 38.0-45.9
GENDER
Male 327 71 25.3 20.1-31.3 92 28.9 23.6-34.8 50 14.0 10.4-18.4 114 31.8 26.6-37.7
Female 433 57 13.5 10.2-17.6 96 22.7 18.4-27.7 54 12.6 9.5-16.5 226 51.3 45.8-56.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 455 68 17.6 13.7-22.3 75 17.5 13.7-22.1 66 14.2 11.0-18.1 246 50.8 45.5-56.0
Non-Hispanic Black 180 34 21.6 15.2-29.7 64 35.9 28.2-44.4 29 14.2 9.5-20.8 53 28.3 21.1-36.9
Other 117 24 20.6 13.7-29.9 45 40.5 31.1-50.7 *** *** *** 40 31.2 23.1-40.6
AGE
18-44 304 65 22.6 17.7-28.5 97 34.1 28.2-40.5 38 11.2 8.0-15.5 104 32.1 26.5-38.3
44-64 269 43 18.8 13.7-25.2 56 18.9 14.4-24.5 41 15.6 11.4-21.1 129 46.7 40.2-53.3
65+ 179 18 10.9 6.3-18.0 34 18.1 12.6-25.3 25 14.7 9.6-21.8 102 56.3 47.7-64.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 259 69 29.8 23.6-36.9 77 31.0 24.8-38.1 23 8.6 5.5-13.2 90 30.5 24.7-37.1
Some College + 499 59 13.1 10.0-17.0 111 22.7 18.8-27.2 81 16.0 12.8-19.9 248 48.2 43.2-53.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 306 64 24.7 19.1-31.2 82 25.8 20.5-31.8 33 10.9 7.5-15.5 127 38.7 32.5-45.2
$50,000+ 305 38 14.0 10.2-19.1 69 23.8 18.8-29.7 52 16.2 12.3-21.1 146 45.9 39.9-52.1

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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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