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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

Seatbelt Use

How often do you use seat belts when you drive or ride in a car?
Would you say-?

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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 6 480 450 92.1 88.4-94.7 25 6.4 4.1- 9.9 5 1.4 0.6- 3.6
GENDER
Male 210 187 86.3 79.3-91.2 18 10.8 6.5-17.4 *** *** ***
Female 270 263 97.7 94.9-98.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 269 251 92.3 87.5-95.4 15 6.2 3.5-10.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 136 128 92.5 84.7-96.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 68 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 176 162 90.5 84.0-94.5 11 7.6 4.0-13.8 *** *** ***
44-64 180 170 91.8 84.5-95.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 119 113 96.2 91.7-98.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 187 174 91.2 84.9-95.1 12 7.9 4.3-14.0 *** *** ***
Some College + 292 276 94.0 89.8-96.5 12 4.1 2.2- 7.6 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 222 205 90.9 85.0-94.6 13 6.8 3.7-12.1 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 161 153 94.4 88.5-97.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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