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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 861 797 91.1 87.9-93.5 49 7.3 5.1-10.4 15 1.6 0.9- 2.8
GENDER
Male 360 317 87.0 81.5-91.0 32 10.7 6.9-16.1 11 2.3 1.2- 4.4
Female 501 480 94.9 91.1-97.2 17 4.1 2.1- 7.9 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 560 521 91.6 87.6-94.3 29 6.8 4.2-10.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 230 211 89.5 81.8-94.2 16 8.9 4.6-16.7 *** *** ***
Other 60 55 92.2 80.4-97.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 221 196 88.1 81.5-92.6 21 10.8 6.5-17.5 *** *** ***
44-64 359 334 93.0 89.3-95.4 18 5.1 3.0- 8.4 *** *** ***
65+ 274 261 94.4 90.0-97.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 360 332 89.9 84.3-93.7 22 8.4 4.9-14.1 *** *** ***
Some College + 499 465 92.4 88.6-95.0 27 6.3 3.9-10.2 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 411 380 90.6 85.7-94.0 21 7.0 4.0-12.0 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 278 255 90.4 84.1-94.3 19 8.6 4.8-15.0 *** *** ***

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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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