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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 465 418 88.2 82.8-92.1 32 8.3 5.0-13.7 5 1.3 0.5- 3.4 6 1.3 0.5- 3.7 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6
GENDER
Male 177 149 86.3 79.8-90.9 17 8.3 4.9-13.7 4 2.4 0.8- 6.9 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8 4 1.9 0.6- 5.5
Female 288 269 89.9 80.0-95.2 15 8.3 3.5-18.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 3 1.4 0.3- 6.8 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 377 337 86.8 80.1-91.6 27 9.4 5.3-16.1 4 1.2 0.4- 3.7 6 1.7 0.6- 4.8 3 0.9 0.2- 3.1
Other 84 77 92.7 84.6-96.7 5 4.9 1.9-12.1 1 1.5 0.2- 9.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1
AGE
18-44 152 137 86.9 76.6-93.1 11 9.9 4.4-20.5 3 2.0 0.6- 6.3 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 309 278 89.7 85.0-93.0 21 6.8 4.2-10.7 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0 4 1.3 0.4- 3.7 4 1.8 0.6- 5.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 200 176 84.3 73.4-91.2 13 9.9 4.2-21.6 4 2.1 0.7- 6.4 4 2.2 0.6- 7.8 3 1.5 0.4- 5.4
Some College + 262 240 91.5 86.4-94.8 18 7.0 4.0-11.8 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 2 0.6 0.1- 2.8 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 225 205 91.6 86.2-95.0 13 5.6 3.0-10.2 3 1.8 0.5- 6.4 3 0.9 0.2- 3.4 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0
$50,000+ 185 163 87.2 80.2-92.0 14 7.8 4.3-13.7 2 1.1 0.2- 4.6 3 2.1 0.5- 8.0 3 1.8 0.6- 5.7

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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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