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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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 10,031 9,151 90.6 89.5-91.6 880 9.4 8.4-10.5
-Orange County 282 256 91.3 84.5-95.3 26 8.7 4.7-15.5
GENDER
Male 97 88 90.4 74.7-96.8 9 9.6 3.2-25.3
Female 185 168 92.0 86.5-95.4 17 8.0 4.6-13.5
RACE
White 228 205 92.3 87.9-95.2 23 7.7 4.8-12.1
Other 52 49 87.9 56.8-97.6 3 12.1 2.4-43.2
AGE
18-44 80 76 92.7 75.5-98.1 4 7.3 1.9-24.5
45+ 201 179 89.9 84.2-93.7 22 10.1 6.3-15.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 58 53 94.2 85.1-97.9 5 5.8 2.1-14.9
Some College + 224 203 90.5 81.9-95.2 21 9.5 4.8-18.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 93 87 88.7 66.3-96.9 6 11.3 3.1-33.7
$50,000+ 152 138 93.1 87.6-96.2 14 6.9 3.8-12.4

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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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