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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 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 6,247 5,771 91.6 90.6-92.4 407 7.2 6.4- 8.1 69 1.3 0.9- 1.7
Regions 1 & 2 1,021 944 90.4 87.4-92.8 67 8.2 6.0-11.1 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 440 391 87.2 82.4-90.8 45 11.4 8.0-16.0 *** *** ***
Female 581 553 93.3 89.0-96.0 22 5.3 2.9- 9.6 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 886 821 90.5 87.3-93.0 56 8.0 5.7-11.1 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 39 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 88 83 94.7 84.9-98.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 260 234 86.2 79.4-91.1 22 11.5 7.1-18.1 *** *** ***
45-64 362 335 92.6 88.5-95.3 25 7.1 4.4-11.1 *** *** ***
65+ 384 362 94.5 91.0-96.7 18 4.0 2.3- 6.9 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 414 383 90.7 85.8-94.0 26 7.7 4.7-12.3 *** *** ***
Some College + 608 562 90.1 86.0-93.2 41 8.7 5.8-12.7 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 526 493 91.7 87.5-94.5 26 6.0 3.7- 9.8 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 317 291 90.4 85.0-94.1 26 9.6 5.9-15.0 *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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