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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 836 798 94.4 92.2-96.1 32 4.8 3.3- 7.0 6 0.7 0.3- 1.8
GENDER
Male 359 334 91.9 87.7-94.7 23 7.8 5.0-12.0 *** *** ***
Female 477 464 96.8 94.4-98.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 508 490 95.3 92.2-97.2 15 4.2 2.4- 7.2 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 193 180 93.0 87.8-96.1 13 7.0 3.9-12.2 *** *** ***
Other 127 121 94.2 87.0-97.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 351 333 93.8 89.8-96.3 17 5.9 3.5- 9.9 *** *** ***
44-64 291 279 95.0 91.1-97.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 186 178 94.8 89.7-97.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 281 259 89.6 84.2-93.3 18 9.0 5.5-14.3 *** *** ***
Some College + 553 537 97.2 95.2-98.3 14 2.5 1.4- 4.4 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 334 316 94.1 90.5-96.4 14 4.8 2.7- 8.4 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 342 332 96.1 92.5-98.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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