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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 404 380 93.7 90.2-96.1 16 3.8 2.2- 6.8 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6
GENDER
Male 165 152 91.1 84.4-95.1 7 4.7 2.0-10.4 4 2.3 0.8- 6.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.9 0.5- 7.3
Female 239 228 96.2 92.6-98.1 9 3.1 1.4- 6.5 2 0.7 0.1- 3.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 308 290 94.0 90.1-96.5 13 4.0 2.1- 7.4 4 1.3 0.5- 3.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
Other 91 85 92.4 81.7-97.1 3 3.7 0.9-13.7 2 2.1 0.4-11.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.8 0.3-12.0
AGE
18-44 151 139 92.7 87.0-96.0 7 4.0 1.8- 8.8 3 1.8 0.6- 5.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9
45+ 253 241 95.4 91.3-97.6 9 3.6 1.7- 7.4 3 1.0 0.3- 3.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 172 159 92.3 86.1-95.9 9 4.1 1.9- 8.7 3 2.5 0.8- 7.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.1 0.2- 7.5
Some College + 232 221 94.8 89.8-97.4 7 3.7 1.6- 8.3 3 0.8 0.2- 3.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 199 188 94.1 88.3-97.1 4 1.9 0.5- 7.1 6 3.0 1.2- 7.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4
$50,000+ 154 143 93.0 86.9-96.3 11 7.0 3.7-13.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 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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