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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 677 621 90.5 86.9-93.1 45 7.3 5.1-10.4 11 2.3 1.0- 4.9
GENDER
Male 327 289 87.5 82.5-91.3 29 9.7 6.4-14.5 *** *** ***
Female 350 332 93.0 87.2-96.3 16 5.1 2.6- 9.9 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 427 395 91.1 86.5-94.2 24 7.0 4.1-11.5 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 154 139 91.1 84.9-94.9 13 7.5 4.1-13.5 *** *** ***
Other 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 254 226 86.6 79.7-91.4 24 11.0 6.9-17.2 *** *** ***
45-64 221 207 93.6 88.8-96.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 190 176 93.5 88.4-96.5 12 5.1 2.7- 9.2 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 211 193 90.2 83.4-94.4 14 6.2 3.5-10.9 *** *** ***
Some College + 466 428 90.6 86.1-93.7 31 7.9 5.0-12.2 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 294 272 92.1 86.4-95.5 15 4.4 2.4- 8.1 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 268 243 89.7 84.6-93.3 24 9.7 6.3-14.7 *** *** ***

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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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