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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 761 717 92.5 89.7-94.5 38 6.5 4.6- 9.1 6 1.0 0.4- 2.5
GENDER
Male 322 298 92.0 87.8-94.8 19 6.6 4.1-10.6 *** *** ***
Female 439 419 92.9 88.7-95.6 19 6.5 4.0-10.4 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 465 438 92.1 88.4-94.7 22 6.4 4.1- 9.8 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 172 157 89.4 82.3-93.8 15 10.6 6.2-17.7 *** *** ***
Other 110 108 99.0 95.8-99.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 285 258 89.2 84.1-92.7 25 9.9 6.6-14.8 *** *** ***
44-64 265 254 94.0 88.9-96.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 198 192 97.0 92.7-98.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 259 236 88.9 83.2-92.8 17 8.6 5.2-13.9 *** *** ***
Some College + 496 475 94.7 91.7-96.7 21 5.3 3.3- 8.3 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 326 303 90.6 85.7-93.9 19 7.5 4.6-11.9 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 285 270 93.2 88.2-96.1 15 6.8 3.9-11.8 *** *** ***

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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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