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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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 11,971 11,028 89.6 88.5-90.7 587 6.4 5.6- 7.3 185 2.1 1.6- 2.7 87 1.1 0.7- 1.6 84 0.7 0.5- 1.0
-Union County 342 313 91.1 85.2-94.8 19 6.4 3.2-12.4 4 1.5 0.5- 4.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 4 0.7 0.2- 1.9
GENDER
Male 140 117 87.4 79.8-92.4 14 7.2 3.9-13.1 4 3.3 1.1- 9.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1
Female 202 196 94.1 81.8-98.3 5 5.7 1.6-18.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
RACE
White 308 280 89.9 83.3-94.1 19 7.3 3.7-14.1 4 1.7 0.6- 5.0 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0
Other 33 32 98.7 90.5-99.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.3 0.2- 9.5
AGE
18-44 93 85 90.3 79.1-95.8 5 7.4 2.6-19.2 2 2.0 0.5- 7.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 247 226 92.1 87.8-95.0 14 5.0 2.9- 8.7 2 0.9 0.2- 3.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 4 1.6 0.6- 4.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 131 114 88.8 79.0-94.3 10 6.6 2.6-15.9 4 3.5 1.1-10.2 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1
Some College + 210 198 92.8 83.5-97.0 9 6.2 2.3-16.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 120 88.7 75.2-95.3 11 8.7 2.9-23.4 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.5 0.4- 5.0
$50,000+ 149 139 92.4 85.5-96.2 6 4.2 1.8- 9.8 2 2.6 0.6- 9.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2 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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