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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 567 528 93.6 90.8-95.5 34 5.6 3.8- 8.1 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 265 238 90.5 85.5-93.8 22 7.8 4.8-12.3 *** *** ***
Female 302 290 96.5 93.6-98.1 12 3.5 1.9- 6.4 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 356 336 95.0 91.8-96.9 18 4.7 2.8- 7.8 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 114 107 94.8 88.5-97.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 91 82 88.5 76.5-94.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 181 169 92.8 87.4-96.0 11 6.1 3.3-11.1 *** *** ***
45-64 207 193 93.9 89.7-96.4 13 5.6 3.2- 9.6 *** *** ***
65+ 177 165 94.7 89.9-97.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 258 246 95.7 92.0-97.7 11 4.1 2.1- 7.7 *** *** ***
Some College + 308 281 91.5 87.0-94.5 23 7.0 4.4-11.1 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 295 275 93.0 88.6-95.8 17 5.6 3.2- 9.5 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 163 152 93.9 88.5-96.9 11 6.1 3.1-11.5 *** *** ***

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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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