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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity & Nutrition

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

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  Total
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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 2,051 443 23.2 20.1-26.5 263 15.5 12.9-18.4 146 8.8 6.7-11.4 210 14.4 11.5-17.9 989 38.1 34.8-41.6
Female 3,347 694 22.3 20.0-24.8 328 12.0 10.0-14.3 186 7.6 6.0- 9.5 236 8.0 6.6- 9.7 1,903 50.1 47.3-52.9
RACE
White 4,351 861 21.5 19.4-23.8 434 12.0 10.4-13.9 243 7.9 6.4- 9.7 341 9.7 8.1-11.4 2,472 48.8 46.4-51.3
African American 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
Asian 42 11 33.0 15.6-56.9 4 4.2 1.4-12.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.5 0.3-15.9 26 60.3 38.2-78.8
Native American 122 23 27.4 15.3-44.0 19 20.7 11.5-34.3 8 3.1 1.4- 6.8 18 18.3 9.8-31.7 54 30.5 20.3-43.0
Other Minorities 161 45 27.6 17.6-40.6 22 17.4 8.9-31.3 4 1.3 0.4- 3.8 20 26.1 13.8-43.6 70 27.6 18.7-38.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 177 41 29.2 19.2-41.7 26 18.5 10.0-31.7 7 2.2 0.9- 5.4 18 19.3 9.5-35.2 85 30.8 21.7-41.7
-English Speaking 93 19 33.0 18.5-51.8 10 5.2 2.4-10.8 4 3.8 1.1-12.2 9 11.3 4.5-25.5 51 46.7 31.4-62.7
-Spanish Speaking 84 22 27.0 15.0-43.7 16 26.1 13.3-44.8 3 1.3 0.4- 4.6 9 23.8 10.1-46.6 34 21.8 12.4-35.3
Non-Hispanic 5,207 1,095 22.2 20.4-24.2 565 13.3 11.7-15.1 323 8.6 7.2-10.3 428 10.5 9.0-12.1 2,796 45.4 43.2-47.6
AGE
18-24 172 37 26.6 17.8-37.8 35 14.5 9.5-21.5 25 15.0 9.2-23.4 46 25.4 17.1-36.0 29 18.5 11.6-28.4
25-34 491 119 23.6 18.8-29.3 74 18.8 13.8-25.2 41 10.2 6.4-15.8 84 15.7 11.4-21.4 173 31.6 26.3-37.5
35-44 790 183 23.2 19.3-27.7 113 18.5 14.3-23.6 62 8.4 5.8-11.9 95 12.8 9.6-16.8 337 37.2 32.7-41.8
45-54 992 213 20.8 17.6-24.4 107 11.1 8.4-14.5 76 7.1 5.2- 9.6 81 6.9 4.7- 9.9 515 54.1 49.6-58.5
55-64 1,201 232 21.9 18.7-25.5 128 9.7 7.6-12.2 64 5.6 3.9- 8.0 73 6.8 4.7- 9.7 704 56.0 51.9-60.0
65-74 961 187 19.6 16.2-23.6 76 9.7 7.0-13.4 30 4.4 2.3- 8.2 38 2.8 1.8- 4.2 630 63.5 58.7-68.0
75+ 742 159 24.2 19.6-29.6 52 7.4 4.9-10.9 31 4.8 3.0- 7.6 25 3.6 2.0- 6.4 475 59.9 54.4-65.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 654 146 24.1 17.8-31.8 82 17.4 11.8-24.8 63 10.1 6.7-14.9 70 19.8 12.9-29.1 293 28.6 23.1-34.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,546 322 19.7 16.5-23.3 192 16.0 12.8-19.8 108 8.9 6.3-12.4 176 15.9 12.5-20.0 748 39.5 35.5-43.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,380 287 23.5 19.7-27.7 158 13.2 10.3-16.7 91 8.8 6.6-11.8 131 11.3 9.0-14.2 713 43.2 38.9-47.6
College Graduate 1,811 379 23.9 21.0-27.0 159 10.6 8.4-13.3 69 6.2 4.1- 9.2 69 3.3 2.3- 4.8 1,135 56.0 52.4-59.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 607 125 22.0 16.0-29.4 77 17.3 11.3-25.6 51 10.4 6.8-15.6 71 15.2 10.4-21.7 283 35.1 28.6-42.3
$15,000- 24,999 878 194 23.4 18.4-29.3 114 16.0 11.5-21.8 63 8.2 5.1-12.8 89 16.1 11.3-22.3 418 36.3 31.2-41.8
$25,000- 34,999 531 110 21.1 16.0-27.3 62 15.3 10.4-21.9 35 10.6 5.9-18.3 52 15.9 9.7-25.0 272 37.1 30.7-44.0
$35,000- 49,999 674 154 28.0 22.4-34.3 84 15.4 11.3-20.7 37 6.2 3.6-10.3 54 7.2 5.1-10.1 345 43.2 37.5-49.1
$50,000-74,999 794 167 22.1 18.1-26.8 99 15.2 11.0-20.6 39 7.5 4.5-12.4 63 9.1 6.4-12.9 426 46.0 40.6-51.6
$75,000+ 1,203 239 22.8 19.0-27.1 97 9.2 7.1-11.8 52 5.6 3.9- 8.0 46 4.9 3.2- 7.3 769 57.5 53.1-61.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,893 377 22.3 19.1-25.9 191 11.4 8.8-14.6 104 6.2 4.6- 8.2 178 13.7 10.6-17.4 1,043 46.5 42.5-50.5
No 3,469 755 23.0 20.7-25.5 396 14.7 12.7-17.0 225 9.0 7.3-11.1 259 9.9 8.0-12.1 1,834 43.4 40.8-46.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 781 170 22.9 18.6-27.8 84 12.6 9.3-16.7 49 7.3 4.7-11.3 54 8.7 5.4-13.6 424 48.6 43.0-54.1
Non-Veteran 4,611 967 22.8 20.7-25.0 505 13.6 11.8-15.6 281 8.3 6.8-10.0 391 11.4 9.7-13.5 2,467 43.9 41.5-46.3

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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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