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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 4 1,042 942 89.8 87.6-91.7 86 9.0 7.2-11.2 14 1.1 0.6- 2.0
GENDER
Male 498 442 88.9 85.5-91.5 50 10.3 7.7-13.6 *** *** ***
Female 544 500 90.7 87.4-93.3 36 7.9 5.5-11.1 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 677 618 91.0 88.2-93.1 51 8.2 6.1-10.8 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 189 164 86.4 80.2-90.9 23 12.7 8.4-18.8 *** *** ***
Other 162 146 88.0 80.2-93.0 12 9.0 4.7-16.6 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 415 371 89.4 85.7-92.2 38 9.4 6.7-13.0 *** *** ***
45-64 353 326 91.7 87.9-94.5 24 7.6 5.0-11.4 *** *** ***
65+ 260 233 87.8 82.0-91.9 22 10.3 6.6-15.9 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 363 320 87.6 83.3-90.9 36 10.8 7.7-15.0 *** *** ***
Some College + 673 616 91.2 88.4-93.3 50 8.0 5.9-10.7 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 432 386 88.0 84.0-91.1 40 11.1 8.0-15.0 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 437 403 92.4 89.3-94.6 30 6.8 4.7- 9.8 *** *** ***

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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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