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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

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%) 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
-Cabarrus County 364 335 88.9 82.8-93.0 21 8.7 5.0-14.8 6 2.2 0.9- 5.1 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 136 122 88.3 79.5-93.6 10 8.2 3.9-16.5 3 3.3 1.0- 9.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 0 0.0 . - .
Female 228 213 89.4 79.7-94.8 11 9.1 4.0-19.2 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 304 278 88.1 81.0-92.8 20 9.9 5.5-17.1 4 1.7 0.6- 4.7 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 0 0.0 . - .
Other 59 56 92.3 76.4-97.8 1 3.5 0.5-20.9 2 4.2 0.8-19.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 106 90 82.8 71.2-90.3 13 14.5 7.5-26.0 3 2.8 0.8- 8.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 255 242 95.0 91.0-97.2 8 2.9 1.4- 6.1 3 1.6 0.5- 5.3 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 137 90.0 81.4-94.9 9 8.6 4.0-17.4 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 214 197 88.3 79.5-93.6 12 8.8 4.1-17.7 4 2.7 1.0- 7.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 171 160 89.1 79.1-94.6 8 8.5 3.7-18.7 3 2.4 0.7- 8.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 147 136 92.8 86.6-96.2 7 4.5 2.1- 9.5 3 2.6 0.8- 8.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 0 0.0 . - .

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^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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