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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 Demographics

Seatbelt Use

How often do you use seat belts when you drive or ride in a car?
Would you say-?

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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 9 476 445 91.9 87.5-94.9 25 6.5 3.8-10.8 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 199 184 90.8 82.8-95.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 277 261 93.0 87.7-96.1 15 6.5 3.5-11.6 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 302 278 91.9 87.6-94.8 19 6.0 3.6- 9.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 134 129 92.9 78.2-97.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 123 112 91.3 83.9-95.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 189 181 95.3 90.3-97.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 161 150 92.8 86.9-96.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 177 88.4 79.3-93.8 11 8.8 4.0-18.2 *** *** ***
Some College + 283 267 94.7 91.1-96.9 14 4.6 2.5- 8.1 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 226 209 91.8 86.1-95.3 13 6.3 3.3-12.0 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 163 156 95.1 89.5-97.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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