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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 3,144 596 21.3 19.6-23.2 833 28.2 26.4-30.2 326 9.7 8.6-10.9 1,389 40.8 38.8-42.8
Region 8 394 92 24.6 19.5-30.5 100 29.7 24.1-35.9 41 9.2 6.4-13.0 161 36.6 31.1-42.4
GENDER
Male 161 40 23.4 16.5-32.1 49 35.1 26.4-44.8 *** *** *** 64 37.0 28.8-46.1
Female 233 52 25.6 18.7-33.9 51 25.1 18.5-33.1 33 13.1 8.7-19.3 97 36.2 29.3-43.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 246 52 23.3 17.2-30.8 56 27.0 20.5-34.5 19 7.6 4.7-12.2 119 42.1 35.1-49.4
Non-Hispanic Black 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 109 33 31.4 22.0-42.7 37 36.7 27.1-47.5 11 8.8 4.3-17.2 28 23.1 15.6-32.8
45-64 148 31 18.8 12.9-26.4 33 27.8 19.0-38.8 18 10.1 6.2-16.2 66 43.3 33.9-53.1
65+ 135 28 22.0 14.5-31.9 29 19.8 12.7-29.7 12 8.7 4.7-15.5 66 49.5 39.6-59.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 39 23.8 16.4-33.4 44 32.1 23.7-41.9 17 7.4 4.2-12.5 67 36.7 28.4-45.8
Some Post-H.S. 126 36 29.5 21.1-39.6 31 29.7 20.8-40.5 18 14.1 8.4-22.8 41 26.7 19.1-36.0
College Graduate 100 17 16.7 10.0-26.6 25 23.3 15.0-34.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 171 52 35.7 27.0-45.5 35 21.3 14.6-29.9 16 7.0 4.0-12.1 68 36.0 27.9-45.0
$50,000+ 131 16 13.1 7.2-22.6 40 34.7 25.1-45.8 16 13.7 7.9-22.6 59 38.5 29.4-48.5
Don't know/Not Sure 92 24 23.1 14.5-34.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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