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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 618 581 92.1 88.9-94.5 29 6.2 4.1- 9.1 8 1.7 0.8- 3.6
GENDER
Male 255 234 90.2 84.8-93.9 14 6.7 3.7-11.7 *** *** ***
Female 363 347 94.0 89.9-96.5 15 5.6 3.2- 9.7 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 411 385 91.7 87.6-94.5 21 6.3 4.0-10.0 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 114 111 95.1 84.9-98.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 84 79 94.2 82.8-98.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 194 180 92.3 86.8-95.7 11 5.9 3.0-11.0 *** *** ***
44-64 231 216 89.6 82.8-93.9 12 8.4 4.6-14.9 *** *** ***
65+ 183 175 95.1 89.9-97.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 257 237 89.7 83.9-93.5 17 9.2 5.6-14.9 *** *** ***
Some College + 359 342 94.3 90.5-96.6 12 3.5 1.9- 6.4 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 291 272 91.7 86.7-95.0 14 6.5 3.7-11.3 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 201 190 92.9 86.8-96.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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