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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 254 233 91.8 83.3-96.2 21 8.2 3.8-16.7
GENDER
Male 107 96 90.1 76.0-96.4 11 9.9 3.6-24.0
Female 147 137 94.5 89.0-97.3 10 5.5 2.7-11.0
RACE
White 203 191 95.7 91.9-97.7 12 4.3 2.3- 8.1
Other 49 41 79.8 50.9-93.8 8 20.2 6.2-49.1
AGE
18-44 79 74 92.1 74.6-97.9 5 7.9 2.1-25.4
45+ 172 156 91.3 85.8-94.8 16 8.7 5.2-14.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 120 90.1 74.8-96.5 12 9.9 3.5-25.2
Some College + 120 111 94.0 88.3-97.0 9 6.0 3.0-11.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 131 126 97.6 93.9-99.1 5 2.4 0.9- 6.1
$50,000+ 87 78 91.7 83.8-95.9 9 8.3 4.1-16.2

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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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