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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Seatbelt Use-Non-Hispanic Black

How often do you use seat belts when you drive or ride in a car?
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  Total
Respond.^
Always Nearly Always/Sometimes Seldom/Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,221 5,827 92.3 91.4-93.2 318 6.3 5.6- 7.2 76 1.3 1.0- 1.7
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,179 1,094 91.2 88.8-93.1 74 7.6 5.9- 9.9 11 1.2 0.6- 2.4
GENDER
Male 436 385 86.3 81.7-89.8 43 11.4 8.1-15.6 *** *** ***
Female 743 709 95.1 92.7-96.7 31 4.7 3.1- 7.1 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 217 191 88.2 82.5-92.3 22 9.7 6.1-15.1 *** *** ***
35-44 198 177 88.6 82.3-92.9 19 10.8 6.7-17.1 *** *** ***
45-54 236 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 259 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 166 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 91 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 140 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 419 383 89.0 84.6-92.3 33 10.1 7.0-14.4 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 329 308 92.5 87.8-95.4 17 6.5 3.8-11.1 *** *** ***
College Graduate 291 272 92.9 88.3-95.8 17 5.8 3.5- 9.5 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 163 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 280 258 91.5 86.9-94.6 18 7.5 4.5-12.1 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 118 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 134 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 122 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 128 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 334 316 94.5 90.9-96.7 15 4.9 2.7- 8.5 *** *** ***
No 841 774 90.0 87.0-92.4 59 8.6 6.4-11.5 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 152 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,026 947 90.5 87.8-92.6 69 8.2 6.3-10.7 *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 450 414 90.1 86.0-93.2 32 8.4 5.6-12.2 *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 201 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 528 486 90.0 86.0-92.9 37 8.9 6.2-12.8 *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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