Table 5.

Reason for No Booster Seat Use Compared With Child Age

Response GivenNo. (%) of Children by AgeTotal No. (%) of
Responses Given
2–3 Years Old4 Years Old5 Years Old6–8 Years Old
Child large enough to not need seat02 (12.5)16 (55.2)14 (58.3)32 (45.7)
Use other safety device1 (100)2 (12.5)2 (6.9)2 (8.3)7 (10.0)
Intend to or usually use seat06 (37.5)5 (17.2)4 (16.7)15 (21.4)
Hassle or problem with seat02 (12.5)3 (10.3)3 (12.5)8 (11.4)
Child does not like seat01 (6.3)2 (6.9)03 (4.3)
Had not considered buying seat03 (18.7)1 (3.4)1 (4.2)5 (7.1)
Total no. (%) of responses given
per age group
1 (1.4)16 (22.9)29 (41.4)24 (34.3)70 (100)