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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sugar Drinks-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
1+ times a day 1+ times a week 1+ times a month Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,963 828 26.5 24.5-28.6 949 26.0 24.0-28.0 561 13.3 11.9-14.7 1,625 34.3 32.3-36.3
-MALES 1,555 398 30.1 27.0-33.4 395 27.0 24.0-30.2 196 11.8 9.9-13.9 566 31.1 28.2-34.1
RACE
White 1,104 247 28.2 24.7-32.1 269 25.5 22.1-29.3 142 11.5 9.4-13.9 446 34.7 31.2-38.4
African American 263 77 31.3 24.2-39.4 75 29.6 22.6-37.7 38 14.4 9.6-21.1 73 24.7 18.7-31.9
Other Minorities 175 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 40 15.6 9.7-24.2
AGE
18-34 225 93 40.0 32.9-47.6 71 31.7 24.8-39.4 25 10.6 7.1-15.7 36 17.7 12.6-24.3
35-44 226 78 35.5 28.5-43.2 63 26.1 20.0-33.3 27 12.8 8.5-18.7 58 25.6 19.5-32.7
45-54 252 68 28.5 21.7-36.3 64 26.9 20.6-34.5 36 11.6 7.9-16.8 84 33.0 25.9-40.9
55-64 356 79 20.5 15.6-26.4 80 24.8 19.4-31.0 41 10.8 7.3-15.8 156 43.9 37.6-50.4
65-74 297 52 19.7 14.3-26.6 72 22.4 16.8-29.2 39 13.6 9.2-19.7 134 44.3 37.1-51.6
75+ 186 *** *** *** 41 19.2 12.9-27.5 25 13.2 8.3-20.2 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 231 93 44.6 36.4-53.1 48 23.0 16.8-30.5 23 6.8 4.0-11.2 67 25.6 18.9-33.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 428 143 37.2 31.2-43.6 115 28.5 23.1-34.7 37 7.2 4.9-10.5 133 27.1 22.1-32.9
Some Post-H.S. 365 95 29.1 23.1-36.0 91 26.8 20.7-34.1 47 12.5 8.8-17.4 132 31.6 25.8-38.0
College Graduate 527 66 12.4 9.2-16.6 141 28.9 24.0-34.3 88 19.4 15.3-24.4 232 39.2 34.1-44.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 158 59 40.1 30.2-50.8 36 27.2 18.6-38.0 20 7.6 4.3-13.1 43 25.1 17.3-34.9
$15,000- 24,999 268 79 33.2 26.0-41.2 65 24.6 18.7-31.7 40 13.8 9.4-19.9 84 28.4 21.7-36.1
$25,000- 34,999 151 *** *** *** 38 23.2 16.1-32.3 *** *** *** 55 27.5 19.6-37.1
$35,000- 49,999 182 64 43.9 34.6-53.6 33 17.5 11.4-25.9 19 9.4 5.5-15.5 66 29.3 22.0-37.9
$50,000- 74,999 172 *** *** *** 56 30.5 22.2-40.2 22 11.0 6.3-18.4 61 29.8 21.8-39.3
$75,000+ 378 49 13.1 9.4-17.9 100 29.9 23.4-37.3 65 16.8 12.7-22.0 164 40.1 33.7-46.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 453 114 29.7 24.1-36.0 109 23.7 18.8-29.3 49 9.5 6.7-13.2 181 37.1 31.4-43.3
No 1,093 282 30.3 26.6-34.2 285 28.2 24.6-32.1 146 12.5 10.3-15.2 380 29.0 25.6-32.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 461 79 20.8 16.1-26.3 125 26.3 21.4-32.0 55 11.9 8.6-16.3 202 41.0 35.2-47.1
Non-Veteran 1,091 319 32.9 29.2-36.8 269 27.0 23.5-30.8 141 11.8 9.6-14.3 362 28.3 25.0-31.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 775 226 32.5 28.1-37.3 189 26.0 21.9-30.5 83 9.3 7.1-12.2 277 32.2 27.9-36.8
No 780 172 27.9 23.6-32.5 206 28.0 23.8-32.6 113 14.1 11.3-17.5 289 30.0 26.2-34.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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