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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 279 257 89.5 81.0-94.5 22 10.5 5.5-19.0
GENDER
Male 101 89 83.9 68.7-92.6 12 16.1 7.4-31.3
Female 178 168 95.6 91.0-97.9 10 4.4 2.1- 9.0
RACE
White 207 192 92.5 84.5-96.5 15 7.5 3.5-15.5
Other 66 59 80.1 56.2-92.7 7 19.9 7.3-43.8
AGE
18-44 95 87 87.1 72.3-94.6 8 12.9 5.4-27.7
45+ 183 169 92.9 87.3-96.1 14 7.1 3.9-12.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 102 85.7 66.8-94.7 8 14.3 5.3-33.2
Some College + 169 155 92.4 86.4-95.9 14 7.6 4.1-13.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 127 86.9 70.4-94.8 9 13.1 5.2-29.6
$50,000+ 101 92 92.0 83.6-96.3 9 8.0 3.7-16.4

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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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