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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 Demographics

Seatbelt Use

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
Region 1 & 2 959 892 91.9 89.0-94.1 50 5.8 4.1- 8.2 17 2.3 1.1- 4.5
GENDER
Male 418 375 89.1 84.3-92.5 33 8.6 5.7-13.0 *** *** ***
Female 541 517 94.5 90.4-97.0 17 3.2 1.6- 6.1 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 814 759 92.3 89.3-94.5 42 6.0 4.1- 8.8 13 1.6 0.8- 3.4
Non-Hispanic Black 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 95 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 240 221 90.8 84.3-94.7 13 6.4 3.4-11.9 *** *** ***
44-64 347 319 91.9 87.5-94.8 24 7.3 4.5-11.6 *** *** ***
65+ 361 341 93.4 87.9-96.5 13 3.1 1.5- 6.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 364 337 90.8 85.2-94.4 16 4.8 2.6- 8.8 11 4.4 1.9- 9.6
Some College + 592 552 92.8 89.3-95.2 34 6.6 4.3-10.0 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 489 456 91.4 86.7-94.6 23 5.2 3.0- 8.7 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 297 277 91.2 85.5-94.8 18 8.4 4.9-14.2 *** *** ***

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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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