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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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%)
North Carolina 4,576 934 23.5 21.2-26.0 474 12.5 10.7-14.4 260 8.1 6.6-10.0 411 12.4 10.6-14.4 2,497 43.5 40.9-46.1
-Eastern NC 1,242 276 28.6 23.7-34.0 129 9.1 6.9-12.0 71 8.9 5.9-13.1 128 13.0 9.9-17.0 638 40.4 35.6-45.5
GENDER
Male 439 106 31.4 23.7-40.2 42 8.8 5.5-13.9 34 12.3 7.2-20.1 53 14.0 8.9-21.2 204 33.6 26.5-41.6
Female 803 170 25.8 20.2-32.2 87 9.4 6.9-12.8 37 5.4 3.1- 9.3 75 12.1 8.9-16.2 434 47.3 41.3-53.4
RACE
White 861 175 22.7 17.9-28.4 76 6.2 4.4- 8.7 43 8.9 5.1-14.9 92 14.9 11.2-19.5 475 47.4 41.5-53.3
African American 251 *** *** *** 36 11.9 7.4-18.6 20 11.8 6.1-21.4 20 5.8 3.2-10.4 109 30.8 21.6-41.8
Other minorities 124 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 54 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,185 259 28.0 23.0-33.5 119 8.4 6.4-10.9 68 8.6 5.6-13.0 124 13.2 10.1-17.1 615 41.8 36.9-46.9
AGE
18-34 140 *** *** *** 24 10.4 6.3-16.7 12 13.5 6.7-25.2 28 18.3 10.8-29.3 *** *** ***
35-54 381 93 30.3 22.5-39.5 38 9.7 5.8-15.9 29 9.8 5.3-17.3 47 12.5 8.2-18.6 174 37.7 30.4-45.5
55-64 273 63 28.3 19.4-39.4 21 4.3 2.6- 7.2 17 5.1 2.4-10.6 25 11.7 6.7-19.7 147 50.5 40.8-60.1
65-74 236 46 21.7 14.8-30.5 24 12.3 5.9-24.0 *** *** *** 15 6.8 3.2-13.7 143 55.7 45.4-65.5
75+ 196 *** *** *** 22 7.6 4.3-13.0 *** *** *** 11 3.7 1.5- 8.6 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 154 *** *** *** 24 13.9 6.9-25.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 372 *** *** *** 41 7.5 4.6-11.8 24 12.0 6.4-21.5 51 15.7 9.8-24.2 170 33.9 25.8-43.0
Some Post-H.S. 333 76 27.7 19.4-37.9 28 6.2 3.6-10.6 17 12.1 6.1-22.5 44 14.7 9.8-21.7 168 39.3 30.4-49.0
College Graduate 381 80 25.3 18.6-33.5 36 12.2 7.7-18.7 21 4.0 2.2- 7.3 18 6.6 3.4-12.5 226 51.8 43.8-59.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 153 *** *** *** 18 6.7 3.3-13.0 11 7.2 2.9-16.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 195 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 5.7 2.3-13.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 170 *** *** *** 20 10.3 5.3-19.0 11 7.7 3.2-17.7 21 14.0 7.2-25.4 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 403 81 27.8 19.6-38.0 32 6.5 3.9-10.7 17 10.5 4.7-21.6 30 10.3 6.1-16.8 243 44.9 36.5-53.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 404 82 23.6 17.2-31.5 46 11.4 7.1-17.8 17 5.3 2.6-10.8 51 17.5 11.9-24.8 208 42.2 35.0-49.7
No 831 193 30.3 24.3-37.1 82 8.3 5.8-11.6 54 10.1 6.4-15.7 77 11.5 7.9-16.5 425 39.8 33.8-46.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 218 *** *** *** 20 12.7 6.8-22.2 *** *** *** 24 10.6 6.0-18.1 114 36.6 27.3-47.0
Non-Veteran 1,024 234 28.9 23.5-34.9 109 8.4 6.1-11.4 53 8.0 5.0-12.5 104 13.5 9.9-18.2 524 41.2 35.7-46.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 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).

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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