Gallons of Soft Drink Consumption in the US

Do you call it soda or pop? Regardless of what you call it, there is no argument about the fact that too many soft drinks can cause weight gain, diabetes, cavities, and much more. The map above details the gallons of soft drinks per household consumed in the year 2006. Which area drinks the most soft drinks? Surprised? Or did you already suspect that this area would be the  most susceptible to the consequences of drinking too much soda?

Check out this map and more on the NCMI website: http://communitymappingforhealthequity.org/gallons-of-soft-drink-consumption/

By National Community Mapping Institute

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Data Source: USDA Food Environment Atlas

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