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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 257 222 83.6 76.3-89.0 16 6.2 3.2-11.8 19 10.1 6.0-16.6
GENDER
Male 91 78 86.9 74.1-93.9 7 6.8 2.3-18.6 6 6.3 2.2-17.1
Female 166 144 80.7 71.1-87.6 9 5.7 2.7-11.6 13 13.6 7.6-23.1
RACE
White 218 189 81.5 72.9-87.9 12 7.0 3.3-14.1 17 11.5 6.7-19.1
Other 39 33 90.6 75.2-96.8 4 3.9 1.2-11.8 2 5.6 1.1-23.2
AGE
18-44 53 39 74.2 58.3-85.6 3 6.1 1.5-21.7 11 19.7 10.3-34.3
45+ 203 182 90.2 84.6-93.9 13 6.3 3.4-11.4 8 3.4 1.6- 7.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 130 110 81.5 69.6-89.4 12 9.1 4.1-18.9 8 9.4 4.1-20.0
Some College + 127 112 86.3 77.4-92.0 4 2.6 0.9- 7.3 11 11.1 5.9-19.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 120 85.4 74.5-92.2 13 11.6 5.5-22.8 5 2.9 1.0- 8.2
$50,000+ 77 65 83.7 72.2-91.0 2 2.0 0.5- 8.6 10 14.3 7.4-25.7

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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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