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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 534 486 89.1 85.4-92.0 45 10.4 7.5-14.1 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 232 204 87.2 81.4-91.4 25 11.7 7.7-17.4 *** *** ***
Female 302 282 90.8 85.3-94.4 20 9.2 5.6-14.7 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 303 275 87.7 82.1-91.7 26 11.7 7.8-17.3 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 154 142 90.5 82.9-95.0 11 8.8 4.5-16.4 *** *** ***
Other 71 64 92.9 84.7-96.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 201 172 83.7 76.8-88.9 27 15.5 10.5-22.4 *** *** ***
45-64 171 163 95.3 90.5-97.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 156 146 93.6 88.0-96.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 219 199 88.5 82.0-92.8 18 10.7 6.5-17.2 *** *** ***
Some College + 313 286 89.8 84.9-93.2 26 9.9 6.5-14.7 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 279 257 89.5 83.7-93.4 21 10.1 6.3-15.9 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 158 143 89.4 82.5-93.8 13 9.3 5.2-16.1 *** *** ***

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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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