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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 793 146 22.7 18.9-27.1 197 30.5 25.8-35.6 67 8.1 6.1-10.8 383 38.6 34.4-43.1
GENDER
Male 324 79 28.6 22.4-35.7 84 31.3 24.6-38.9 28 8.4 5.4-12.8 133 31.7 25.9-38.2
Female 469 67 17.5 13.1-22.9 113 29.7 23.4-37.0 39 7.9 5.4-11.5 250 44.8 38.8-51.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 511 88 22.5 17.6-28.3 101 26.7 20.9-33.6 43 8.5 5.9-12.1 279 42.3 36.7-48.1
Non-Hispanic Black 215 44 24.5 17.7-32.8 80 37.7 29.3-46.8 21 7.5 4.6-12.0 70 30.3 23.2-38.6
Other 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 189 54 28.8 21.3-37.6 67 42.7 33.5-52.5 17 7.1 4.0-12.4 51 21.4 15.5-28.9
44-64 338 60 21.1 16.1-27.1 88 24.7 19.7-30.4 27 8.0 5.1-12.3 163 46.3 40.0-52.6
65+ 260 31 14.3 9.4-21.1 42 17.8 12.5-24.8 23 10.5 6.7-15.9 164 57.4 49.8-64.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 330 81 26.4 20.5-33.4 86 35.6 27.9-44.1 28 7.5 4.7-11.7 135 30.4 24.7-36.9
Some College + 462 64 19.3 14.5-25.2 111 26.0 20.8-32.0 39 8.7 6.0-12.5 248 46.0 40.2-51.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 382 87 26.3 20.6-32.8 95 31.6 24.7-39.4 33 7.4 4.8-11.4 167 34.7 28.9-41.0
$50,000+ 252 30 16.5 10.7-24.5 59 26.4 19.2-35.1 25 10.9 6.9-16.7 138 46.3 38.3-54.5

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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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