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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

General Preparedness

Does your household have a 3-day supply of prescription medication for each person
who takes prescribed medicines?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No No one HH requires meds.
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,650 9,803 78.9 77.5-80.2 649 7.4 6.5- 8.4 1,198 13.7 12.6-14.9
-Buncombe County 256 224 86.7 80.1-91.3 11 5.1 2.3-11.1 21 8.2 4.9-13.4
GENDER
Male 96 82 84.9 73.0-92.1 5 7.3 2.4-20.0 9 7.9 3.7-16.0
Female 160 142 88.3 80.3-93.3 6 3.1 1.2- 7.7 12 8.6 4.3-16.5
RACE
White 240 211 86.5 79.4-91.4 8 4.4 1.7-11.2 21 9.1 5.5-14.8
Other 12 10 91.7 63.7-98.6 2 8.3 1.4-36.3 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 48 41 85.3 70.2-93.5 2 5.3 1.0-23.1 5 9.4 3.8-21.7
45+ 203 180 88.6 82.4-92.9 8 4.1 1.8- 9.2 15 7.2 4.1-12.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 93 80 82.9 69.2-91.3 5 8.4 2.7-23.1 8 8.6 3.7-18.8
Some College + 163 144 89.1 82.1-93.6 6 2.9 1.1- 7.6 13 8.0 4.2-14.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 116 82.6 71.1-90.2 7 6.4 2.0-19.0 13 11.0 5.7-20.2
$50,000+ 79 71 91.7 82.9-96.2 3 4.3 1.3-13.4 5 4.0 1.5-10.1

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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