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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

Sugar Sweetened Beverages

HNC2030 sugar-sweetened beverage indicator*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,115 1,025 35.4 33.4-37.5 2,090 64.6 62.5-66.6
Medicaid Region 5 402 175 44.2 38.4-50.2 227 55.8 49.8-61.6
GENDER
Male 143 70 48.5 38.9-58.3 73 51.5 41.7-61.1
Female 259 105 41.1 34.0-48.5 154 58.9 51.5-66.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 173 80 45.4 36.9-54.0 93 54.6 46.0-63.1
Non-Hispanic Black 121 43 38.2 28.6-48.9 78 61.8 51.1-71.4
Other 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 136 73 54.4 44.4-64.0 63 45.6 36.0-55.6
45-64 141 53 38.6 29.7-48.4 88 61.4 51.6-70.3
65+ 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 172 85 45.4 36.7-54.4 87 54.6 45.6-63.3
Some Post-H.S. 127 57 47.6 37.4-57.9 70 52.4 42.1-62.6
College Graduate 101 32 31.8 22.6-42.8 69 68.2 57.2-77.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 98 57.3 48.6-65.6 89 42.7 34.4-51.4
$50,000+ 118 40 35.8 26.5-46.3 78 64.2 53.7-73.5
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Yes=1+ drink per day of either regular soda or pop that contains sugar or sugar-sweetened fruit drinks (such as Kool-aid and lemonade) or sweet tea, and sports or energy drinks (such as Gatorade and Red Bull).
Does not include diet soda, diet pop, 100% fruit juice, diet drinks, or artificially sweetened drinks.

No=Less than 1 drink per day of either regular soda or pop that contains sugar or sugar-sweetened fruit drinks (such as Kool-aid and lemonade) or sweet tea, and sports or energy drinks (such as Gatorade and Red Bull).
Does not include diet soda, diet pop, 100% fruit juice, diet drinks, or artificially sweetened drinks.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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