SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Seatbelt Use

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

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Always Nearly Always Sometimes Seldom Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,719 14,242 88.3 87.4-89.1 975 7.4 6.7- 8.1 283 2.5 2.1- 3.0 100 0.9 0.7- 1.2 119 1.0 0.7- 1.3
-Alamance County 387 356 85.2 74.5-91.9 19 9.3 3.9-20.6 8 3.9 1.2-11.6 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 3 1.2 0.3- 4.7
GENDER
Male 120 104 74.0 54.3-87.2 9 16.4 5.6-39.1 5 8.0 2.3-24.2 1 1.0 0.1- 6.6 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7
Female 267 252 94.3 89.3-97.0 10 3.6 1.8- 7.0 3 0.6 0.2- 1.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.6 0.3- 8.7
RACE
White 304 280 84.9 72.2-92.4 14 8.0 2.6-22.0 6 4.9 1.4-15.2 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 3 1.6 0.4- 6.3
Other 82 76 86.7 59.2-96.7 5 13.0 3.1-41.0 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 104 93 76.7 57.7-88.8 7 15.2 5.3-36.3 3 6.5 1.7-22.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.6 0.2-10.5
45+ 279 259 93.5 89.5-96.0 12 3.5 1.9- 6.4 5 1.3 0.5- 3.3 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 2 0.8 0.2- 3.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 160 79.6 61.0-90.7 8 13.5 4.5-34.4 4 4.7 0.9-20.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.3 0.5- 8.8
Some College + 211 195 91.5 84.5-95.5 11 4.6 2.4- 8.7 4 3.0 0.7-11.7 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 181 96.8 93.2-98.5 7 2.7 1.1- 6.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
$50,000+ 134 120 75.8 56.6-88.2 7 12.4 3.4-35.9 4 8.2 2.2-25.8 1 1.0 0.1- 7.1 2 2.7 0.6-11.3

Back to Seatbelt Use.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook