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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 697 654 91.8 87.6-94.6 26 5.7 3.5- 9.2 10 1.9 0.6- 5.9 4 0.4 0.1- 1.1 3 0.2 0.1- 0.8
GENDER
Male 249 227 88.1 79.9-93.3 11 7.7 3.9-14.7 7 3.6 1.0-11.6 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
Female 448 427 95.3 92.3-97.2 15 3.9 2.2- 6.8 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1
RACE
White 513 485 93.9 90.5-96.1 15 4.3 2.4- 7.6 7 1.0 0.4- 2.5 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0
Other 174 161 90.2 79.9-95.5 10 6.3 2.8-13.7 3 3.5 0.6-16.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 231 213 90.0 82.7-94.4 14 7.5 4.1-13.6 2 2.2 0.4-11.0 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
45+ 457 432 94.1 90.9-96.2 12 3.3 1.8- 6.2 8 1.5 0.7- 3.4 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 163 153 85.7 71.6-93.4 7 10.2 4.4-22.2 3 4.1 0.7-21.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 532 500 94.1 91.4-96.0 19 4.0 2.4- 6.6 6 1.0 0.4- 2.4 4 0.5 0.2- 1.5 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 225 95.4 90.3-97.9 6 3.5 1.3- 8.9 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0
$50,000+ 368 345 92.4 87.6-95.5 15 5.8 3.1-10.8 3 0.9 0.3- 2.7 3 0.5 0.2- 1.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4

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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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