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

Sugar Sweetened Beverages

During the past 30 days, how often do you drink regular soda or pop that contains sugar?
Do not include diet soda or diet pop.

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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 3,870 817 23.5 21.7-25.4 953 26.6 24.7-28.6 544 12.8 11.5-14.2 1,556 37.1 35.2-39.2
Region 6 & 7 784 163 23.6 19.8-27.8 217 28.0 23.9-32.4 114 13.1 10.5-16.2 290 35.4 31.3-39.6
GENDER
Male 353 79 25.4 19.8-32.1 102 27.9 22.5-34.1 50 13.2 9.6-18.0 122 33.4 27.7-39.7
Female 431 84 22.0 17.2-27.6 115 28.0 22.3-34.5 64 13.0 9.6-17.4 168 37.1 31.5-43.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 433 78 18.9 14.6-24.1 105 24.8 20.2-30.1 55 13.3 9.8-17.8 195 42.9 37.4-48.6
Non-Hispanic Black 238 56 31.1 23.4-40.0 78 32.7 25.0-41.4 40 12.5 8.4-18.1 64 23.8 17.8-31.0
Other 113 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 13.6 7.8-22.6 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 250 65 30.8 23.9-38.7 81 32.5 25.2-40.7 37 12.4 8.4-17.8 67 24.4 18.6-31.2
45-64 335 62 17.5 13.0-23.0 88 26.3 21.0-32.3 52 14.1 10.2-19.2 133 42.2 35.9-48.8
65+ 191 33 19.5 13.0-28.2 46 22.1 15.6-30.4 25 13.2 8.2-20.6 87 45.2 36.4-54.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 275 86 34.3 27.4-41.9 83 31.8 24.8-39.7 32 7.8 5.2-11.8 74 26.1 20.2-32.9
Some College + 506 77 16.3 12.4-21.1 132 25.0 20.5-30.2 82 16.8 13.1-21.4 215 41.9 36.6-47.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 361 99 28.6 22.8-35.2 108 31.7 25.2-39.1 46 10.2 7.2-14.4 108 29.4 23.8-35.8
$50,000+ 282 33 13.4 9.0-19.6 80 27.4 21.5-34.2 44 16.0 11.3-22.1 125 43.1 36.3-50.2

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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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