Percentage of Adults Who Had Sugar-Sweetened Fruit Drinks
(such as Kool-aid and lemonade), Sweet Tea and Sports or Energy Drinks
(such as Gatorade and Red Bull)at Least Once in the Past 30 Days

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 4466 49.0 0.6 47.9 50.2
GENDER
Female 2213 41.2 0.8 39.6 42.7
Male 2253 57.3 0.9 55.6 59.0
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 492 78.9 1.9 75.2 82.6
25-34 years 693 64.8 1.6 61.7 68.0
35-44 years 713 53.1 1.5 50.2 56.0
45-54 years 814 45.8 1.3 43.3 48.4
55-64 years 837 36.3 1.1 34.1 38.5
65+ years 917 26.1 0.8 24.5 27.8
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 4128 47.6 0.6 46.4 48.8
Hispanic 314 63.4 2.4 58.8 68.1
RACE
White only 3803 46.9 0.6 45.7 48.1
Black or African American only 243 62.6 3.2 56.4 68.8
Other race only 269 59.3 2.7 54.0 64.6
More than one race 101 61.0 4.2 52.9 69.2
EDUCATION
Less than high school 325 55.1 2.2 50.8 59.4
High school graduate or G.E.D 1227 50.8 1.1 48.6 53.0
Some college 1449 50.2 1.0 48.1 52.2
College graduate 1465 43.6 0.9 41.7 45.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 383 55.2 2.1 51.0 59.4
$15,000 to $24,999 723 55.0 1.5 52.1 58.0
$25,000 to $34,999 481 49.9 1.8 46.3 53.4
$35,000 to $49,999 665 51.1 1.6 48.0 54.1
$50,000 or more 1711 45.2 0.9 43.4 46.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 2775 53.3 0.8 51.8 54.8
Out of work 239 60.7 2.7 55.5 65.9
Homemaker/Student 379 55.5 2.2 51.2 59.7
Retired 792 27.0 0.9 25.2 28.9
Unable to work 263 46.3 2.4 41.5 51.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 968 35.5 1.1 33.3 37.7
1 to less than 20 hours 246 44.2 2.4 39.4 49.0
20 hours to less than 40 hours 617 54.5 1.7 51.3 57.8
40 plus hours 2050 53.7 0.9 52.0 55.4
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 2498 44.4 0.7 43.0 45.8
Divorced/Separated 708 47.1 1.5 44.1 50.0
Widowed 363 28.1 1.5 25.1 31.0
Never married 886 71.3 1.5 68.4 74.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 3418 50.7 0.7 49.4 52.0
Living with a disability 1026 42.9 1.2 40.6 45.1
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 260 49.9 2.4 45.3 54.6
Rural 420 45.9 1.8 42.3 49.5
Densely-settled rural 780 47.8 1.4 45.1 50.4
Semi-Urban 692 52.2 1.6 49.2 55.3
Urban 2314 49.0 0.8 47.4 50.6
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 693 62.5 1.6 59.3 65.7
Insured 3759 46.4 0.6 45.2 47.6
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 4132 51.4 0.6 50.2 52.6
Have diabetes 329 27.3 1.5 24.3 30.2
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 4024 48.8 0.6 47.6 50.0
Current asthma 405 49.9 2.0 46.0 53.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 3244 52.7 0.7 51.3 54.1
Yes 1199 38.0 1.0 36.1 39.9
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 3967 48.7 0.6 47.4 49.9
14+ days mental health NOT good 447 53.0 1.9 49.2 56.8
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 3582 47.3 0.6 46.1 48.6
Current smoker 867 56.3 1.4 53.5 59.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1430 50.9 1.0 48.8 53.0
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1515 48.7 1.0 46.7 50.7
Obese, BMI>=30 1300 47.7 1.1 45.6 49.8
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 1135 45.5 1.1 43.3 47.7
Yes 3318 50.2 0.7 48.9 51.6
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 3883 49.6 0.6 48.3 50.8
Served on active duty 581 45.1 1.6 42.0 48.1

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had sugar-sweetened
fruit drinks (such as Kool-aid and lemonade), sweet tea, and
sports or energy drinks (such as Gatorade and Red Bull)
at least once in the past 30 days.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
Note: These do not include 100% fruit juice, diet drinks,
or artificially sweetened drinks.
 
On Questionnaire Split A