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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity & Nutrition-AFRICAN AMERICANS

On a typical day, how many times do you drink sweetened beverages, NOT including diet or sugar-free beverages?

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Respond.^
One time Two times Three times Four or more times None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,398 1,137 22.7 20.8-24.7 591 13.7 12.0-15.5 332 8.2 6.8- 9.7 446 11.1 9.5-13.0 2,892 44.4 42.2-46.6
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 696 195 25.3 20.8-30.3 110 18.2 13.9-23.4 77 13.0 9.3-17.8 65 12.0 8.6-16.7 249 31.6 26.8-36.7
GENDER
Male 223 62 24.5 17.9-32.5 41 19.8 13.5-28.0 27 14.6 8.3-24.4 19 10.7 5.7-19.2 74 30.4 22.8-39.3
Female 473 133 25.8 20.1-32.5 69 17.0 11.6-24.2 50 11.8 8.0-17.2 46 13.0 8.7-19.0 175 32.3 26.6-38.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 59.1 8.3-95.8 1 40.9 4.2-91.7 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 693 195 25.4 21.0-30.5 110 18.3 14.0-23.5 76 12.7 9.1-17.6 64 11.9 8.4-16.6 248 31.7 26.9-36.8
AGE
18-24 39 6 19.5 6.6-45.1 8 13.1 5.9-26.7 9 26.7 13.0-47.2 12 34.5 19.0-54.2 4 6.2 1.8-19.5
25-34 80 20 23.5 14.2-36.4 16 20.7 11.2-35.0 9 15.7 6.8-32.4 16 11.0 6.1-19.0 19 29.1 17.8-43.7
35-44 101 32 26.9 17.1-39.6 19 29.7 17.2-46.1 11 7.7 3.4-16.9 11 11.5 4.9-24.6 28 24.3 15.0-36.8
45-54 153 36 22.1 14.6-32.2 21 13.0 6.5-24.6 23 11.2 5.9-20.2 11 10.0 3.5-24.9 62 43.6 32.6-55.3
55-64 164 54 33.6 24.7-43.9 26 13.2 7.7-21.7 15 9.6 4.4-19.7 10 6.5 3.0-13.5 59 37.0 27.5-47.7
65+ 156 47 27.8 18.8-39.0 20 17.1 9.4-29.0 9 9.0 3.0-24.3 5 1.6 0.6- 4.1 75 44.5 33.2-56.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 116 31 20.9 12.9-31.9 24 25.7 14.6-41.2 19 20.7 10.3-37.3 11 11.4 4.8-24.7 31 21.3 12.8-33.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 239 61 21.2 15.3-28.6 31 12.3 7.7-19.1 24 15.2 8.4-26.1 27 16.0 9.2-26.4 96 35.3 27.2-44.3
Some Post-H.S. 165 49 27.0 17.1-39.8 26 21.0 11.9-34.3 17 10.9 5.5-20.6 18 15.4 8.6-26.1 55 25.7 17.4-36.1
College Graduate 176 54 30.7 22.4-40.6 29 18.8 11.3-29.6 17 8.5 4.5-15.3 9 4.1 1.9- 8.6 67 37.9 28.5-48.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 141 30 24.1 13.0-40.5 21 13.1 6.0-26.4 19 17.3 9.2-30.2 23 15.6 8.7-26.4 48 29.8 19.5-42.8
$15,000- 24,999 151 40 23.0 15.5-32.9 27 19.5 12.0-30.0 13 5.0 2.6- 9.6 14 19.3 9.4-35.5 57 33.1 23.4-44.6
$25,000- 34,999 76 23 18.0 9.9-30.4 8 13.5 5.6-29.1 11 29.7 14.2-52.0 6 5.0 1.9-12.2 28 33.8 20.7-49.9
$35,000-49,999 78 32 46.4 31.9-61.6 15 17.4 8.7-31.8 6 4.1 1.5-11.0 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7 23 31.2 18.7-47.3
$50,000- 74,999 93 26 22.8 13.4-36.0 21 33.0 19.2-50.6 6 5.1 2.0-12.6 5 7.8 3.0-18.8 35 31.3 20.2-45.1
$75,000+ 77 23 35.7 23.0-50.8 10 12.4 5.4-25.8 9 7.8 3.4-17.1 3 4.0 1.3-11.9 32 40.1 26.7-55.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 275 75 27.1 19.0-37.1 32 12.7 6.8-22.3 28 8.1 4.7-13.6 29 15.6 9.0-25.6 111 36.6 28.2-45.8
No 410 117 24.4 19.4-30.3 77 21.2 15.8-27.9 48 15.7 10.6-22.6 34 10.2 6.6-15.5 134 28.4 22.8-34.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 87 25 26.8 16.0-41.2 14 22.5 12.0-38.1 10 7.9 3.7-15.9 7 15.8 4.5-42.7 31 27.1 16.3-41.4
Non-Veteran 609 170 25.1 20.4-30.5 96 17.7 13.2-23.3 67 13.5 9.5-18.9 58 11.6 8.2-16.2 218 32.1 27.0-37.6

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^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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