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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 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 3,158 695 23.3 21.6-25.1 693 24.0 22.2-25.9 450 13.4 12.1-14.9 1,320 39.3 37.3-41.3
Region 8 394 92 23.6 18.6-29.5 79 21.9 17.2-27.4 63 16.0 12.2-20.8 160 38.4 32.8-44.4
GENDER
Male 161 52 33.5 25.1-43.2 34 20.4 14.1-28.5 20 11.0 6.9-17.0 55 35.1 26.9-44.3
Female 233 40 15.3 10.3-22.0 45 23.2 16.9-31.1 43 20.3 14.5-27.7 105 41.2 33.8-49.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 248 45 20.5 14.9-27.4 45 19.9 14.4-26.9 40 15.0 10.7-20.8 118 44.6 37.4-52.0
Non-Hispanic Black 63 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 83 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 21 18.7 11.5-28.9
AGE
18-44 110 36 29.3 20.5-39.8 35 31.9 22.8-42.7 15 15.4 8.9-25.2 24 23.4 15.7-33.4
45-64 148 35 24.3 16.2-34.8 24 16.0 10.3-24.1 24 15.3 10.1-22.6 65 44.4 35.0-54.3
65+ 134 21 14.1 8.2-22.9 19 12.3 7.4-19.9 24 18.4 12.1-27.0 70 55.2 45.2-64.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 166 44 24.4 16.8-34.0 37 26.1 18.5-35.4 20 12.1 7.4-19.3 65 37.4 28.9-46.7
Some Post-H.S. 128 29 25.0 17.0-35.2 25 20.4 13.4-29.8 23 18.0 11.3-27.5 51 36.7 27.5-46.9
College Graduate 99 19 19.1 11.8-29.4 17 13.9 8.2-22.7 20 22.6 14.6-33.3 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 52 28.2 20.6-37.1 31 21.4 14.2-30.8 23 13.9 8.8-21.3 64 36.6 28.3-45.8
$50,000+ 132 19 19.5 11.3-31.3 33 25.7 17.9-35.4 31 21.9 14.8-31.2 49 33.0 24.5-42.8
Don't know/Not Sure 92 *** *** *** 15 17.2 9.5-29.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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