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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 317 290 89.5 81.6-94.2 27 10.5 5.8-18.4
GENDER
Male 125 116 87.7 74.3-94.6 9 12.3 5.4-25.7
Female 192 174 92.1 86.7-95.4 18 7.9 4.6-13.3
RACE
White 218 198 90.0 82.6-94.5 20 10.0 5.5-17.4
Other 95 88 88.0 64.6-96.7 7 12.0 3.3-35.4
AGE
18-44 90 83 88.2 73.4-95.3 7 11.8 4.7-26.6
45+ 222 202 90.6 84.2-94.6 20 9.4 5.4-15.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 120 110 86.1 68.1-94.7 10 13.9 5.3-31.9
Some College + 197 180 91.9 85.8-95.6 17 8.1 4.4-14.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 146 135 88.5 71.4-96.0 11 11.5 4.0-28.6
$50,000+ 119 109 88.2 78.5-93.8 10 11.8 6.2-21.5

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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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