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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sugar-Sweetened Beverages-FEMALES

During the past 30 days, how often did you drink sweetened fruit drinks, such as Kool-aid,
cranberry juice cocktail, and lemonade?

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,624 1,509 16.1 15.1-17.1 1,644 18.5 17.4-19.5 907 9.1 8.3- 9.8 6,564 56.4 55.1-57.7
-FEMALES 6,542 890 15.1 14.0-16.4 454 8.0 7.1- 8.9 1,040 17.4 16.1-18.6 4,158 59.5 57.9-61.1
RACE
White 4,633 478 11.6 10.4-12.9 203 4.6 3.9- 5.5 674 16.2 14.8-17.7 3,278 67.6 65.8-69.4
African American 1,252 303 26.5 23.5-29.8 156 13.8 11.4-16.7 266 22.2 19.3-25.4 527 37.5 34.0-41.0
Other Minorities 598 97 15.1 11.7-19.3 86 20.7 16.1-26.1 92 15.4 11.6-20.0 323 48.9 43.2-54.6
AGE
18-34 953 202 22.0 19.0-25.3 118 12.0 9.8-14.6 196 19.6 16.7-22.8 437 46.5 42.7-50.3
35-44 847 138 16.2 13.5-19.3 72 8.7 6.7-11.3 178 22.6 19.3-26.2 459 52.5 48.5-56.5
45-54 1,135 159 13.7 11.3-16.4 66 7.0 5.1- 9.6 209 18.8 16.1-21.9 701 60.4 56.7-64.0
55-64 1,344 150 11.1 9.2-13.5 83 6.2 4.8- 8.1 220 15.8 13.6-18.4 891 66.8 63.6-69.8
65-74 1,237 131 9.6 7.8-11.8 56 3.7 2.7- 5.1 142 11.7 9.7-14.1 908 75.0 71.9-77.8
75+ 947 102 10.9 8.7-13.5 52 5.4 3.9- 7.3 82 8.1 6.3-10.4 711 75.6 72.2-78.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 763 125 17.7 14.4-21.6 78 11.9 9.0-15.4 61 9.5 6.9-12.9 499 60.9 56.2-65.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,880 270 15.5 13.4-17.8 148 8.2 6.8-10.0 261 15.8 13.6-18.2 1,201 60.5 57.6-63.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,868 277 17.0 14.8-19.4 121 7.6 6.1- 9.5 300 17.8 15.6-20.2 1,170 57.6 54.7-60.6
College Graduate 2,012 211 10.6 9.0-12.4 106 5.9 4.7- 7.5 417 23.1 20.7-25.6 1,278 60.4 57.6-63.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 845 155 18.8 15.6-22.5 86 12.3 9.5-15.9 111 15.7 12.4-19.7 493 53.2 48.5-57.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,159 205 19.7 16.9-23.0 114 11.1 8.9-13.8 167 15.3 12.7-18.3 673 53.8 50.0-57.6
$25,000- 34,999 698 103 15.3 12.2-19.0 45 8.4 5.9-11.9 114 17.1 13.6-21.2 436 59.2 54.3-63.9
$35,000- 49,999 776 101 14.2 11.4-17.6 43 5.9 3.9- 8.7 148 20.1 16.5-24.2 484 59.8 55.3-64.2
$50,000- 74,999 753 85 12.7 9.8-16.4 33 5.0 3.4- 7.1 140 19.7 16.3-23.7 495 62.6 58.0-67.0
$75,000+ 1,042 80 10.4 7.8-13.8 49 5.3 3.7- 7.6 208 21.7 18.7-25.0 705 62.6 58.6-66.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,846 260 15.5 13.3-18.0 104 6.7 5.1- 8.8 237 14.5 12.4-16.8 1,245 63.3 60.2-66.2
No 4,674 626 15.0 13.7-16.4 350 8.4 7.4- 9.5 801 18.2 16.8-19.8 2,897 58.4 56.5-60.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 129 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 6,411 872 15.1 13.9-16.3 447 8.0 7.1- 9.0 1,024 17.4 16.2-18.7 4,068 59.5 57.9-61.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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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