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BRFSS Survey Results 2006 for South Carolina

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Seatbelt

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  Total #
Respondents
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%)
TOTAL 8,892 7,307 78.2 76.9-79.4 991 12.7 11.7-13.7 319 5.2 4.5- 6.0 147 2.2 1.7- 2.7 128 1.8 1.4- 2.3
GENDER
Male 3,427 2,589 71.2 68.9-73.3 479 15.7 14.0-17.5 183 7.2 5.9- 8.6 90 3.2 2.4- 4.3 86 2.8 2.1- 3.7
Female 5,465 4,718 84.6 83.2-85.9 512 9.9 8.9-11.0 136 3.5 2.8- 4.3 57 1.2 0.8- 1.6 42 0.9 0.5- 1.3
RACE
White 6,762 5,630 80.7 79.3-82.0 732 11.6 10.6-12.7 187 3.9 3.2- 4.6 114 2.3 1.7- 3.0 99 1.5 1.2- 1.9
African American 1,812 1,415 71.7 68.5-74.7 229 15.5 13.2-18.2 119 8.6 6.8-10.8 26 1.9 1.2- 3.0 23 2.3 1.3- 4.0
Other 240 195 76.3 67.4-83.3 24 12.4 7.3-20.4 9 7.1 3.4-14.1 7 2.0 0.6- 6.0 5 2.2 0.8- 6.4
HISPANIC
Yes 179 149 77.7 67.8-85.2 13 8.4 4.4-15.6 12 10.0 5.0-19.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 4 3.7 1.2-10.7
No 8,541 7,014 78.1 76.8-79.4 959 12.9 11.8-13.9 303 5.1 4.4- 5.9 145 2.2 1.8- 2.8 120 1.7 1.3- 2.2
AGE
18-24 328 200 56.1 49.5-62.6 65 20.1 15.2-26.0 35 12.7 8.9-18.0 20 7.3 4.4-11.8 8 3.7 1.7- 8.1
25-34 939 680 72.6 69.0-75.9 151 16.1 13.4-19.2 70 7.5 5.7- 9.8 19 1.9 1.1- 3.1 19 2.0 1.2- 3.3
35-44 1,417 1,118 77.5 74.5-80.1 175 12.1 10.2-14.4 65 5.6 4.2- 7.5 39 3.0 2.0- 4.5 20 1.8 1.0- 3.1
45-54 1,794 1,496 82.7 80.4-84.8 190 11.2 9.5-13.2 60 3.8 2.8- 5.1 25 1.1 0.7- 1.7 23 1.2 0.8- 2.0
55-64 1,861 1,563 84.4 82.3-86.2 199 10.6 9.0-12.4 50 2.6 1.9- 3.6 28 1.2 0.8- 1.9 21 1.1 0.7- 1.9
65+ 2,467 2,171 87.8 86.1-89.3 206 8.4 7.2- 9.9 38 1.7 1.2- 2.5 15 0.5 0.3- 0.9 37 1.5 1.0- 2.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,298 1,051 75.1 71.4-78.5 132 12.1 9.6-15.0 61 6.8 5.0- 9.2 22 2.9 1.7- 4.9 32 3.1 1.9- 5.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,722 2,154 73.3 70.7-75.7 328 13.7 11.9-15.8 135 7.8 6.3- 9.7 52 2.6 1.8- 3.7 53 2.6 1.8- 3.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,194 1,816 79.1 76.5-81.5 253 14.1 12.1-16.4 69 3.9 2.9- 5.4 34 1.8 1.1- 2.8 22 1.0 0.5- 2.0
College Graduate 2,653 2,266 84.1 82.0-86.0 274 10.6 9.0-12.3 53 2.8 2.0- 3.9 39 1.7 1.0- 2.8 21 0.9 0.5- 1.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,063 879 78.3 74.2-81.9 108 11.4 8.9-14.5 41 6.3 4.1- 9.6 16 1.7 1.0- 3.0 19 2.3 1.1- 4.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,332 1,031 70.0 66.0-73.7 167 15.1 12.4-18.3 75 9.0 6.6-12.2 32 3.3 2.1- 5.2 27 2.6 1.6- 4.3
$25,000- $34,999 1,000 821 78.1 74.0-81.7 103 10.5 8.0-13.6 42 6.4 4.4- 9.2 19 2.4 1.3- 4.2 15 2.7 1.4- 5.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,238 996 77.0 73.6-80.2 163 15.3 12.8-18.3 45 4.3 3.0- 6.0 17 2.4 1.1- 5.0 17 1.0 0.5- 1.8
$50,000+ 2,977 2,497 81.8 79.8-83.6 335 12.0 10.5-13.7 79 3.7 2.8- 4.8 41 1.5 1.0- 2.3 25 1.0 0.6- 1.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 704 574 78.1 73.1-82.4 91 14.5 11.3-18.5 18 4.8 2.3- 9.8 12 1.6 0.8- 3.0 9 1.1 0.5- 2.2
Appalachia II 651 553 82.1 77.9-85.7 65 11.8 9.0-15.5 20 3.9 2.3- 6.4 6 1.0 0.4- 2.8 7 1.2 0.4- 3.3
Appalachia III 492 401 77.7 72.4-82.3 62 15.8 11.8-20.8 16 3.5 2.0- 6.0 5 1.8 0.7- 4.8 8 1.2 0.6- 2.5
Catawba 379 318 78.5 72.3-83.6 34 10.6 7.1-15.6 13 5.3 2.8- 9.5 5 2.7 1.0- 7.0 9 3.0 1.3- 6.5
Edisto Savannah 1,045 848 75.7 71.8-79.3 124 14.6 12.0-17.7 34 5.2 3.2- 8.4 29 3.6 2.3- 5.7 10 0.8 0.4- 1.7
Low Country 933 756 74.5 70.1-78.4 113 12.4 9.9-15.4 38 7.5 5.2-10.7 15 3.7 1.9- 7.1 11 1.9 0.9- 4.2
Palmetto 842 720 81.4 77.4-84.8 73 9.8 7.5-12.7 29 5.8 3.7- 8.8 11 1.9 0.8- 4.4 9 1.2 0.6- 2.5
Pee Dee 731 575 73.1 68.4-77.3 95 14.9 11.8-18.7 34 8.0 5.3-11.9 12 2.0 1.0- 4.0 15 2.0 1.1- 3.6
Trident 1,022 866 80.0 76.1-83.4 85 11.1 8.5-14.4 37 4.3 2.9- 6.2 18 2.3 1.3- 4.1 16 2.4 1.1- 5.1
Upper Savannah 574 457 77.2 72.3-81.4 84 16.7 13.0-21.1 14 2.9 1.6- 5.2 11 1.9 0.9- 3.9 8 1.3 0.5- 3.3
Waccamaw 938 774 77.7 73.6-81.4 98 12.1 9.3-15.7 37 6.4 4.3- 9.4 17 2.4 1.4- 4.1 12 1.4 0.7- 2.8
Wateree 474 375 71.5 65.2-77.1 60 14.5 10.7-19.3 24 7.4 4.3-12.6 6 2.8 1.1- 6.8 9 3.8 1.6- 8.5
Region***
Region I 1,278 1,031 77.7 74.2-80.8 175 15.5 13.0-18.4 32 4.0 2.3- 6.7 23 1.7 1.0- 2.8 17 1.2 0.6- 2.1
Region II 1,143 954 80.1 76.9-83.0 127 13.6 11.1-16.6 36 3.7 2.5- 5.4 11 1.4 0.7- 2.8 15 1.2 0.6- 2.3
Region III 1,221 1,038 80.5 77.2-83.4 107 10.0 8.0-12.5 42 5.6 3.9- 8.0 16 2.1 1.1- 4.0 18 1.8 1.0- 3.0
Region IV 1,205 950 72.5 68.7-75.9 155 14.7 12.3-17.6 58 7.8 5.6-10.7 18 2.3 1.3- 4.1 24 2.7 1.6- 4.6
Region V 1,045 848 75.7 71.8-79.3 124 14.6 12.0-17.7 34 5.2 3.2- 8.4 29 3.6 2.3- 5.7 10 0.8 0.4- 1.7
Region VI 938 774 77.7 73.6-81.4 98 12.1 9.3-15.7 37 6.4 4.3- 9.4 17 2.4 1.4- 4.1 12 1.4 0.7- 2.8
Region VII 1,022 866 80.0 76.1-83.4 85 11.1 8.5-14.4 37 4.3 2.9- 6.2 18 2.3 1.3- 4.1 16 2.4 1.1- 5.1
Region VIII 933 756 74.5 70.1-78.4 113 12.4 9.9-15.4 38 7.5 5.2-10.7 15 3.7 1.9- 7.1 11 1.9 0.9- 4.2

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50 and confidence intervals with width greater than 20. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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