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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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
Region 3 550 507 91.8 88.4-94.2 34 5.8 4.0- 8.4 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 237 216 90.3 84.0-94.2 15 5.7 3.2-10.0 *** *** ***
Female 313 291 93.1 89.4-95.6 19 5.9 3.7- 9.5 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 418 386 91.2 87.1-94.1 26 6.4 4.2- 9.6 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 74 66 91.2 82.2-95.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 52 50 97.4 85.8-99.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 170 148 87.5 80.4-92.3 17 8.2 4.8-13.5 *** *** ***
45-64 205 189 93.5 89.2-96.2 13 5.0 2.7- 8.8 *** *** ***
65+ 169 164 96.6 91.8-98.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 200 92.4 86.4-95.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 334 307 91.2 86.8-94.2 25 8.0 5.2-12.2 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 277 252 92.4 88.4-95.0 21 6.0 3.8- 9.4 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 180 170 90.6 81.7-95.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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