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 6231 62.9 0.5 61.9 64.0
GENDER
Female 3311 56.3 0.8 54.8 57.8
Male 2920 69.8 0.8 68.3 71.4
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 504 81.1 1.7 77.7 84.5
25-34 years 835 78.3 1.4 75.6 80.9
35-44 years 907 67.5 1.4 64.8 70.2
45-54 years 1096 60.2 1.3 57.8 62.7
55-64 years 1271 53.3 1.2 51.0 55.5
65+ years 1618 44.8 0.9 43.0 46.6
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 5828 61.7 0.6 60.6 62.8
Hispanic 377 75.0 2.0 71.0 78.9
RACE
White only 5429 61.4 0.6 60.3 62.6
Black or African American only 288 69.5 3.0 63.6 75.4
Other race only 329 71.8 2.3 67.2 76.4
More than one race 130 72.4 3.9 64.6 80.1
EDUCATION
Less than high school 462 71.0 1.9 67.2 74.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 1810 66.6 1.0 64.6 68.5
Some college 2021 65.0 0.9 63.2 66.9
College graduate 1938 53.6 0.9 51.7 55.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 552 71.0 1.8 67.4 74.5
$15,000 to $24,999 1037 67.6 1.4 64.8 70.4
$25,000 to $34,999 651 62.1 1.7 58.8 65.4
$35,000 to $49,999 920 66.6 1.4 63.8 69.3
$50,000 or more 2326 58.6 0.9 56.9 60.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 3688 66.8 0.7 65.5 68.2
Out of work 306 73.6 2.3 69.1 78.2
Homemaker/Student 466 63.0 2.0 59.0 67.0
Retired 1372 45.2 1.0 43.2 47.1
Unable to work 381 64.0 2.3 59.5 68.5
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1538 49.9 1.1 47.7 52.1
1 to less than 20 hours 356 58.4 2.3 53.8 62.9
20 hours to less than 40 hours 856 69.8 1.4 67.0 72.6
40 plus hours 2674 66.4 0.8 64.8 67.9
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 3557 60.2 0.7 58.8 61.5
Divorced/Separated 1023 64.6 1.3 62.0 67.2
Widowed 633 45.4 1.6 42.3 48.5
Never married 1000 75.8 1.4 73.1 78.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 4652 63.8 0.6 62.6 65.0
Living with a disability 1551 59.5 1.1 57.4 61.6
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 377 67.1 2.1 63.0 71.2
Rural 703 66.3 1.6 63.1 69.5
Densely-settled rural 1113 63.2 1.2 60.8 65.7
Semi-Urban 946 64.8 1.4 62.0 67.5
Urban 3092 61.3 0.8 59.8 62.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 896 76.2 1.4 73.5 79.0
Insured 5317 60.3 0.6 59.1 61.4
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 5758 65.9 0.6 64.8 67.0
Have diabetes 468 35.5 1.7 32.3 38.8
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 5592 62.5 0.6 61.3 63.6
Current asthma 598 66.3 1.8 62.9 69.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 4382 65.8 0.6 64.5 67.1
Yes 1813 54.3 1.0 52.4 56.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 5552 62.4 0.6 61.3 63.6
14+ days mental health NOT good 610 67.8 1.8 64.4 71.3
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 4973 60.2 0.6 59.0 61.4
Current smoker 1231 74.3 1.2 72.0 76.6
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1938 63.3 1.0 61.4 65.2
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 2103 62.0 1.0 60.1 63.9
Obese, BMI>=30 1872 63.1 1.0 61.2 65.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
No 1800 65.7 1.0 63.7 67.6
Yes 4419 61.9 0.6 60.7 63.2
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 5430 63.5 0.6 62.4 64.7
Served on active duty 798 58.4 1.5 55.5 61.3

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