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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 318 272 79.6 72.1-85.6 14 8.9 4.6-16.5 32 11.5 7.6-16.9
GENDER
Male 114 89 73.9 61.4-83.5 6 10.2 3.8-24.3 19 15.9 9.4-25.7
Female 204 183 85.3 76.4-91.2 8 7.6 3.2-17.2 13 7.1 3.9-12.7
RACE
White 265 234 83.5 75.9-89.0 8 6.0 2.6-13.3 23 10.5 6.5-16.5
Other 53 38 65.9 45.7-81.7 6 19.1 6.8-43.5 9 14.9 6.7-30.2
AGE
18-44 68 49 69.8 55.1-81.4 7 13.6 5.7-29.0 12 16.5 8.8-29.1
45+ 245 218 85.3 76.9-91.1 7 6.1 2.1-16.3 20 8.5 5.2-13.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 95 84 76.8 58.4-88.7 7 18.7 7.8-38.3 4 4.5 1.2-15.3
Some College + 223 188 80.8 72.8-86.9 7 4.9 1.9-12.2 28 14.3 9.3-21.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 154 130 78.1 66.6-86.5 9 11.4 4.9-24.0 15 10.5 5.8-18.3
$50,000+ 109 95 83.8 72.2-91.2 3 4.7 1.0-19.0 11 11.5 6.0-20.8

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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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