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Table 4 Seatbelt Compliance of Drivers

From: Buckling up in Singapore: residency and other risk factors for seatbelt non-compliance – a cross-sectional study based on trauma registry data

  Seatbelt Compliance Non-compliant [Number (%)/Mean (SD)] Compliant [Number (%)/Mean (SD)] OR 95 % CI P
Demographics Age 40.5 (SD 13.9) 42.2 (SD 13.2) 1.01 0.99–1.02 0.06
Males 209 (8.94) 2129 (91.06) 0.77 0.53–1.11 0.15
Females 36 (6.99) 479 (93.01) 1 (Ref)  
Country of Residence Singapore 220 (8.53) 2360 (91.47) 1 (Ref)   0.06
Malaysia 2 (3.39) 57 (96.61) 2.24 0.30–16.62
India 1 (4) 24 (96) 2.66 0.64–10.96
China 0 (0) 21 (100) NA  
Other Nationalities 22 (13.1) 146 (86.9) 0.62 0.39–0.99
Vehicle Type Bus (capacity of 20 or more passengers) 9 (52.94) 8 (47.06) 0.07 0.03–0.19 <0.0001
Heavy Transport Vehicle 20 (9.09) 200 (90.91) 0.82 0.50–1.35
Minibus (less than 20 passengers) 2 (9.52) 19 (90.48) 0.78 0.18–3.40
Private Car 132 (7.62) 1601 (92.38) 1 (Ref)  
Taxi 33 (6.61) 466 (93.39) 1.16 0.78–1.72
Van or Pickup 21 (11.35) 164 (88.65) 0.64 0.39–1.05