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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 3 577 533 91.0 86.6-94.0 37 7.8 4.9-12.1 7 1.3 0.6- 2.8
GENDER
Male 252 226 87.8 79.2-93.1 23 10.9 5.8-19.5 *** *** ***
Female 325 307 93.7 89.7-96.3 14 5.1 2.8- 9.0 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 453 420 92.6 89.3-95.0 26 5.8 3.7- 8.8 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 69 62 90.3 79.4-95.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 168 147 85.5 75.7-91.7 18 12.9 6.9-22.8 *** *** ***
44-64 222 210 95.8 92.6-97.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 182 171 93.3 87.5-96.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 230 216 93.9 89.6-96.5 12 4.8 2.6- 8.6 *** *** ***
Some College + 345 315 88.4 81.0-93.2 25 10.3 5.7-17.9 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 289 267 89.1 80.9-94.1 18 9.3 4.6-17.7 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 186 171 91.3 85.4-95.0 12 7.2 3.8-13.0 *** *** ***

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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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