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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 595 494 75.8 69.6-81.0 28 4.7 3.0- 7.3 73 19.6 14.6-25.7
GENDER
Male 193 159 72.6 61.3-81.6 8 4.1 1.7- 9.3 26 23.3 14.7-34.9
Female 402 335 78.6 72.8-83.5 20 5.2 3.2- 8.3 47 16.2 11.8-21.8
RACE
White 375 325 79.1 72.0-84.8 9 2.3 1.1- 4.9 41 18.6 13.0-25.8
Other 218 167 72.0 61.5-80.5 19 7.2 4.1-12.3 32 20.8 13.0-31.7
AGE
18-44 174 113 64.2 54.5-72.9 13 5.4 2.9- 9.9 48 30.4 22.0-40.2
45+ 415 375 90.5 86.6-93.4 15 3.8 2.1- 6.5 25 5.7 3.6- 9.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 146 118 72.7 57.0-84.3 11 5.7 2.9-11.0 17 21.6 10.7-38.7
Some College + 449 376 76.9 70.7-82.2 17 4.3 2.4- 7.6 56 18.8 13.9-24.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 228 179 71.0 59.2-80.4 19 7.8 4.4-13.7 30 21.2 12.5-33.7
$50,000+ 300 253 77.6 70.0-83.6 9 3.0 1.5- 6.1 38 19.4 13.6-27.0

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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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