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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 267 223 83.5 76.7-88.5 14 4.0 2.1- 7.4 30 12.5 8.0-19.0
GENDER
Male 108 92 87.0 78.3-92.6 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 12 11.0 5.9-19.6
Female 159 131 79.7 68.9-87.5 10 6.1 2.9-12.6 18 14.1 7.5-25.1
RACE
White 207 178 85.3 78.4-90.3 8 3.6 1.6- 8.1 21 11.1 6.8-17.4
Other 57 42 77.3 59.6-88.7 6 5.3 2.1-13.0 9 17.4 7.2-36.2
AGE
18-44 57 40 78.2 64.3-87.7 3 3.1 0.9-10.5 14 18.7 10.0-32.4
45+ 208 181 87.6 81.2-92.0 11 4.8 2.4- 9.2 16 7.7 4.2-13.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 86 72 85.2 70.9-93.1 6 3.9 1.5- 9.6 8 11.0 4.1-26.3
Some College + 180 150 82.4 74.4-88.3 8 4.1 1.8- 9.1 22 13.5 8.4-21.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 112 93 84.5 74.9-90.8 8 5.9 2.7-12.2 11 9.6 4.8-18.5
$50,000+ 106 89 83.0 72.6-89.9 2 2.3 0.4-10.9 15 14.8 8.4-24.6

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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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