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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 336 304 90.6 84.9-94.3 32 9.4 5.7-15.1
GENDER
Male 113 105 95.2 89.9-97.8 8 4.8 2.2-10.1
Female 223 199 86.1 76.2-92.3 24 13.9 7.7-23.8
RACE
White 307 277 90.8 85.1-94.4 30 9.2 5.6-14.9
Other 26 24 89.5 62.4-97.8 2 10.5 2.2-37.6
AGE
18-44 69 63 90.5 78.8-96.1 6 9.5 3.9-21.2
45+ 263 238 91.0 86.2-94.2 25 9.0 5.8-13.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 160 91.7 83.7-95.9 15 8.3 4.1-16.3
Some College + 160 143 89.2 79.5-94.7 17 10.8 5.3-20.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 172 90.3 82.1-95.0 18 9.7 5.0-17.9
$50,000+ 90 82 93.2 86.3-96.7 8 6.8 3.3-13.7

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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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