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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 2,497 515 22.8 19.8-26.2 260 13.3 10.8-16.2 133 7.5 5.5-10.0 209 11.7 9.3-14.5 1,380 44.8 41.3-48.3
GENDER
Male 885 188 24.9 20.0-30.4 106 12.5 9.4-16.5 55 6.7 4.4-10.0 83 13.2 9.4-18.2 453 42.8 37.4-48.3
Female 1,612 327 21.1 17.5-25.3 154 13.9 10.5-18.3 78 8.1 5.4-12.1 126 10.4 7.8-13.7 927 46.4 42.0-50.9
RACE
White 1,968 367 21.4 17.9-25.3 188 12.2 9.5-15.6 95 6.0 4.1- 8.6 159 11.4 8.7-14.7 1,159 49.1 45.0-53.2
African American 398 112 25.0 18.8-32.4 55 15.8 10.5-23.1 31 13.0 7.9-20.5 44 13.0 8.3-19.7 156 33.3 26.2-41.1
Other minorities 119 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,414 493 22.1 19.1-25.4 249 13.3 10.7-16.3 128 7.7 5.7-10.3 206 12.0 9.6-15.0 1,338 44.9 41.3-48.5
AGE
18-34 210 50 26.0 18.7-35.0 37 20.5 14.0-29.0 19 9.9 5.7-16.7 29 14.4 9.1-22.2 75 29.2 22.0-37.5
35-54 855 190 23.6 19.4-28.4 88 11.1 8.4-14.5 45 7.5 4.6-12.0 83 12.2 9.0-16.4 449 45.6 40.5-50.8
55-64 544 103 20.1 15.3-25.9 52 9.9 6.7-14.4 23 4.5 2.8- 7.2 35 7.9 4.9-12.5 331 57.6 51.3-63.7
65-74 482 92 19.9 15.0-25.9 39 8.0 5.2-12.0 25 5.3 3.0- 9.0 35 8.7 5.0-14.6 291 58.2 51.5-64.6
75+ 381 76 15.2 11.5-19.8 40 9.0 6.2-12.9 20 6.3 3.2-11.9 25 9.5 4.9-17.8 220 60.0 52.2-67.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 256 58 22.4 15.2-31.8 31 12.1 7.6-18.8 21 11.9 5.6-23.7 40 23.3 15.2-34.0 106 30.3 23.1-38.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 627 124 23.6 17.3-31.2 75 14.8 9.8-21.8 44 8.5 5.2-13.7 66 12.7 8.0-19.4 318 40.4 33.5-47.7
Some Post-H.S. 635 140 23.7 18.0-30.5 76 15.7 10.8-22.3 37 8.1 4.8-13.3 57 9.9 6.5-14.7 325 42.6 36.0-49.5
College Graduate 968 190 21.5 17.2-26.4 77 9.9 7.0-14.0 30 3.8 2.0- 6.9 46 7.2 4.5-11.3 625 57.6 52.1-62.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 230 *** *** *** 30 9.0 5.5-14.4 19 10.9 4.5-23.9 34 19.6 11.2-31.9 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 353 69 15.9 10.3-23.8 48 20.0 12.6-30.4 31 15.2 8.2-26.4 37 14.1 8.2-23.2 168 34.7 26.3-44.3
$25,000- 34,999 234 *** *** *** 22 11.6 5.5-22.7 19 14.0 7.7-24.1 26 11.6 6.6-19.6 116 35.0 26.6-44.6
$35,000- 49,999 308 73 30.5 21.3-41.6 33 7.5 4.8-11.8 17 5.9 2.9-11.6 29 11.1 6.7-17.8 156 44.9 35.6-54.6
$50,000+ 939 191 22.5 18.0-27.8 79 12.9 9.1-17.9 27 4.0 2.1- 7.5 45 7.4 4.5-11.8 597 53.2 47.5-58.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 741 136 18.0 13.6-23.4 96 17.0 11.9-23.7 43 8.8 4.9-15.4 75 14.0 9.5-20.2 391 42.2 36.1-48.5
No 1,751 377 24.2 20.6-28.3 164 12.2 9.5-15.5 89 7.0 4.9- 9.8 134 11.0 8.4-14.2 987 45.6 41.5-49.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 332 64 21.6 14.5-30.9 41 14.9 8.6-24.6 19 8.1 3.3-18.4 24 7.0 3.6-13.2 184 48.5 39.3-57.8
Non-Veteran 2,164 450 22.9 19.7-26.5 219 13.1 10.5-16.2 114 7.4 5.4-10.1 185 12.2 9.7-15.4 1,196 44.3 40.6-48.1

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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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