Percentage of Adults Who Had Regular Soda or Pop at Least Once in the Past 30 Days

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 3113 63.5 0.8 61.8 65.1
GENDER
Female 1733 58.3 1.1 56.1 60.4
Male 1380 68.9 1.2 66.4 71.3
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 226 84.1 2.5 79.3 88.9
25-34 years 412 77.5 2.0 73.5 81.5
35-44 years 423 69.9 2.1 65.7 74.0
45-54 years 564 58.3 2.0 54.4 62.2
55-64 years 653 51.8 1.7 48.4 55.2
65+ years 835 44.9 1.3 42.3 47.5
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 2963 62.1 0.8 60.5 63.8
Hispanic 148 76.6 3.5 69.9 83.4
RACE
White only 2731 62.2 0.8 60.5 63.8
Black or African American only 177 65.4 4.2 57.0 73.7
Other race only 148 72.1 3.6 65.0 79.2
More than one race 48 73.4 5.9 61.8 85.0
EDUCATION
Less than high school 200 72.8 3.1 66.8 78.8
High school graduate or G.E.D 853 64.0 1.5 61.0 67.1
Some college 929 64.7 1.5 61.8 67.5
College graduate 1131 57.6 1.3 55.0 60.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 289 69.8 3.0 63.9 75.6
$15,000 to $24,999 506 69.4 2.1 65.3 73.5
$25,000 to $34,999 352 66.1 2.4 61.3 70.8
$35,000 to $49,999 454 65.5 2.0 61.5 69.5
$50,000 or more 1156 57.5 1.3 54.9 60.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 1715 67.6 1.1 65.5 69.7
Out of work 168 71.3 3.7 64.0 78.6
Homemaker/Student 272 68.3 2.7 62.9 73.6
Retired 755 45.7 1.4 42.8 48.5
Unable to work 198 58.5 3.7 51.3 65.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 864 51.9 1.6 48.8 55.0
1 to less than 20 hours 167 64.6 3.5 57.7 71.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 418 67.6 2.2 63.3 71.9
40 plus hours 1249 67.7 1.2 65.2 70.1
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1805 59.9 1.0 57.8 61.9
Divorced/Separated 461 63.2 2.3 58.6 67.8
Widowed 335 47.2 2.4 42.6 51.8
Never married 503 78.7 2.0 74.8 82.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 2297 65.0 0.9 63.1 66.8
Living with a disability 804 58.0 1.7 54.7 61.3
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 173 60.0 3.6 52.9 67.1
Rural 306 67.0 2.5 62.2 71.8
Densely-settled rural 547 66.6 1.9 62.9 70.3
Semi-Urban 481 66.0 2.1 62.0 70.1
Urban 1606 61.1 1.2 58.8 63.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 419 76.6 2.2 72.4 80.9
Insured 2692 60.8 0.9 59.1 62.5
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 2902 66.5 0.9 64.9 68.2
Have diabetes 208 32.2 2.3 27.6 36.7
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 2836 63.3 0.9 61.6 65.0
Current asthma 261 64.5 2.8 59.1 69.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 2151 66.3 1.0 64.4 68.2
Have arthritis 949 54.4 1.5 51.5 57.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 2746 62.5 0.9 60.8 64.2
14+ days mental health NOT good 328 72.2 2.5 67.4 77.0
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 2493 60.4 0.9 58.6 62.3
Current smoker 612 75.5 1.7 72.2 78.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1022 63.9 1.4 61.1 66.7
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1040 62.2 1.4 59.3 65.0
Obese, BMI>=30 907 65.1 1.5 62.1 68.1
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 749 63.2 1.8 59.8 66.7
Participates in leisure time physical activity 2363 63.5 0.9 61.7 65.4
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 2727 63.9 0.9 62.1 65.6
Served on active duty 386 60.3 2.2 55.9 64.7

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had regular soda or pop at least once in the past 30 days
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals..
 
On Questionnaire Split A