2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 Demographics

Sugar Sweetened Beverages

During the past 30 days, how often did you drink sugar-sweetened fruit drinks (such as Kool-aid and lemonade)
sweet tea, and sports or energy drinks (such as Gatorade and Red Bull)?
Do not include 100% fruit juice, diet drinks, or artificially sweetened drinks.

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more times per day 1-6 times per week Less than once a week Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,866 699 20.5 18.8-22.4 1,097 30.4 28.5-32.5 412 10.2 9.0-11.5 1,658 38.8 36.8-40.9
Region 6 & 7 784 145 21.3 17.6-25.5 236 31.9 27.8-36.4 98 11.8 9.3-14.8 305 35.0 30.9-39.3
GENDER
Male 352 71 22.1 16.9-28.3 108 31.6 25.8-38.0 41 10.5 7.4-14.9 132 35.8 29.8-42.3
Female 432 74 20.7 15.7-26.6 128 32.2 26.5-38.5 57 12.9 9.4-17.4 173 34.3 29.0-40.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 432 71 20.1 15.6-25.5 116 28.1 23.2-33.6 54 12.2 9.0-16.4 191 39.5 34.2-45.1
Non-Hispanic Black 242 50 24.9 17.8-33.6 88 34.4 27.0-42.6 34 12.9 8.5-19.1 70 27.9 21.0-36.1
Other 110 24 18.3 10.4-30.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 248 63 26.1 19.6-33.7 85 36.4 29.0-44.5 38 14.0 9.5-20.1 62 23.6 17.6-30.8
45-64 337 56 19.0 14.1-25.2 97 29.1 23.5-35.4 43 11.4 8.1-15.7 141 40.5 34.3-46.9
65+ 191 26 16.6 10.2-25.7 50 27.6 20.3-36.4 17 8.5 4.8-14.5 98 47.4 38.5-56.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 273 84 34.0 27.1-41.7 70 29.8 22.8-37.8 21 7.4 4.4-12.2 98 28.8 22.8-35.6
Some College + 508 61 12.8 9.2-17.4 165 33.3 28.4-38.7 77 14.9 11.4-19.1 205 39.0 33.8-44.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 359 78 26.1 20.1-33.0 111 32.2 25.9-39.2 44 9.3 6.3-13.4 126 32.5 26.5-39.1
$50,000+ 283 33 11.8 7.8-17.5 84 29.6 23.4-36.5 44 18.4 13.4-24.7 122 40.3 33.6-47.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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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