TABLE 1

Sample Characteristics

Unweighted
N = 681Weighted %
Parent genderWoman36654
Man31546
Parent age, y<3524044
≥3544156
Parent race/ethnicityWhite46764
African American477
Other547
Hispanic11322
Parent educationHigh school or less19238
Some college20831
College graduate28131
Income<$30 0009723
$30 000–$60 00019228
$60 000–$100 00024234
>$100 00015015
Family size1 child12621
2 children31541
≥3 children24038
Child genderGirl35646
Boy31954
Age of child, y412220
513520
615720
713118
813622
Child restraint useChild safety seat51376
Seat belt16824
Parent seat belt useAlways uses seat belt63492
Does not always468
Carpooling frequencyNever23536
Occasionally34049
Frequently10615