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Seat Belt Use in 2008: Use Rates in the States and Territories

Categories: Statistics,Transportation

http://www-nrd.nhtsa.dot.gov/Pubs/811106.PDF

Reports that seat-belt use in the U.S. in 2008 ranged from a high of 97% in Michigan to a low of 55% in American Samoa. Virginia’s usage rate was 80.6% in 2008. The report also shows state usage trends from 2001. From the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.