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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 473 428 88.6 83.8-92.1 23 6.4 3.7-10.9 6 1.3 0.5- 3.3 6 1.5 0.6- 3.8 10 2.2 1.1- 4.5
GENDER
Male 163 137 84.6 76.8-90.1 12 7.0 3.6-13.4 4 2.1 0.7- 6.4 4 2.5 0.8- 7.5 6 3.7 1.6- 8.6
Female 310 291 92.1 85.1-96.0 11 5.8 2.4-13.5 2 0.6 0.1- 2.8 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6
RACE
White 274 249 88.8 81.7-93.4 13 6.6 3.0-13.7 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 8 3.5 1.6- 7.6
Other 197 177 88.2 80.9-92.9 10 6.3 2.9-12.8 3 1.9 0.5- 6.6 5 3.0 1.1- 8.1 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1
AGE
18-44 150 131 85.6 76.8-91.5 10 9.0 4.4-17.6 4 2.0 0.6- 5.9 2 1.7 0.4- 7.0 3 1.7 0.5- 5.8
45+ 319 293 91.5 87.1-94.5 13 3.7 1.9- 7.0 2 0.7 0.2- 3.0 4 1.3 0.4- 3.5 7 2.8 1.2- 6.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 205 183 85.2 75.9-91.3 10 8.6 3.8-18.3 4 2.4 0.8- 7.1 4 1.9 0.7- 5.1 4 1.9 0.6- 5.9
Some College + 266 243 91.1 85.9-94.5 13 4.7 2.5- 8.8 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0 2 1.2 0.2- 6.4 6 2.5 1.0- 6.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 266 242 87.6 79.9-92.7 12 7.3 3.3-15.2 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9 5 2.5 0.9- 6.7 4 1.7 0.6- 4.9
$50,000+ 153 140 91.1 84.0-95.2 8 5.4 2.4-11.6 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 3 2.9 0.9- 9.2

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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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