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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Prescription Medication Adherence

Did your doctor or health professional talk to you about the importance of taking all of your medicine(s)?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,031 9,151 90.6 89.5-91.6 880 9.4 8.4-10.5
-Cabarrus County 288 265 90.1 81.3-95.0 23 9.9 5.0-18.7
GENDER
Male 100 90 83.2 65.0-93.0 10 16.8 7.0-35.0
Female 188 175 95.4 91.3-97.7 13 4.6 2.3- 8.7
RACE
White 251 232 92.9 87.9-96.0 19 7.1 4.0-12.1
Other 35 31 79.6 45.4-94.8 4 20.4 5.2-54.6
AGE
18-44 69 63 87.5 68.9-95.7 6 12.5 4.3-31.1
45+ 219 202 92.6 87.6-95.7 17 7.4 4.3-12.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 130 123 95.1 88.1-98.1 7 4.9 1.9-11.9
Some College + 157 141 86.2 71.8-93.9 16 13.8 6.1-28.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 124 88.9 66.1-97.0 9 11.1 3.0-33.9
$50,000+ 98 89 90.4 81.3-95.3 9 9.6 4.7-18.7

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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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