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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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 11,248 10,247 90.6 89.6-91.5 1,001 9.4 8.5-10.4
-Cumberland County 278 260 93.0 88.0-96.1 18 7.0 3.9-12.0
GENDER
Male 84 78 93.6 83.9-97.6 6 6.4 2.4-16.1
Female 194 182 92.6 85.8-96.3 12 7.4 3.7-14.2
RACE
White 151 138 91.4 83.7-95.6 13 8.6 4.4-16.3
Other 125 120 94.7 85.9-98.1 5 5.3 1.9-14.1
AGE
18-44 74 67 89.5 78.4-95.3 7 10.5 4.7-21.6
45+ 199 188 95.7 91.7-97.8 11 4.3 2.2- 8.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 93 92.6 85.1-96.5 9 7.4 3.5-14.9
Some College + 176 167 93.2 85.8-96.9 9 6.8 3.1-14.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 135 123 92.6 86.1-96.2 12 7.4 3.8-13.9
$50,000+ 99 95 94.7 83.8-98.4 4 5.3 1.6-16.2

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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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