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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 309 275 89.5 84.1-93.2 34 10.5 6.8-15.9
GENDER
Male 129 117 90.6 82.5-95.2 12 9.4 4.8-17.5
Female 180 158 88.2 80.1-93.3 22 11.8 6.7-19.9
RACE
White 275 244 89.8 84.4-93.4 31 10.2 6.6-15.6
Other 32 29 87.3 63.0-96.5 3 12.7 3.5-37.0
AGE
18-44 83 72 87.9 77.9-93.8 11 12.1 6.2-22.1
45+ 225 202 91.2 86.3-94.4 23 8.8 5.6-13.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 131 93.1 84.3-97.1 12 6.9 2.9-15.7
Some College + 166 144 86.5 78.6-91.7 22 13.5 8.3-21.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 148 88.4 79.3-93.8 17 11.6 6.2-20.7
$50,000+ 113 103 92.8 86.4-96.4 10 7.2 3.6-13.6

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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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