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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Prescription Medication Adherence

Iím going to read a list of reasons people sometime donít get their medications filled or refilled. Do
any of these reasons apply to you Ö

You could not afford to pay for the medicine?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,825 1,077 37.6 34.6-40.6 1,748 62.4 59.4-65.4
-Randolph County 130 59 41.7 30.3-54.1 71 58.3 45.9-69.7
GENDER
Male 45 14 19.2 9.1-35.8 31 80.8 64.2-90.9
Female 85 45 56.7 43.1-69.4 40 43.3 30.6-56.9
RACE
White 119 53 44.3 33.2-56.1 66 55.7 43.9-66.8
Other 11 6 26.6 5.9-67.7 5 73.4 32.3-94.1
AGE
18-44 32 12 35.5 17.8-58.2 20 64.5 41.8-82.2
45+ 97 46 47.3 36.3-58.7 51 52.7 41.3-63.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 78 42 47.8 31.6-64.4 36 52.2 35.6-68.4
Some College + 52 17 31.0 16.8-50.0 35 69.0 50.0-83.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 74 46 53.7 34.7-71.7 28 46.3 28.3-65.3
$50,000+ 35 9 25.7 12.8-44.8 26 74.3 55.2-87.2

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*Asked only of those who have ever NOT filled or refilled a doctor-prescribed medication.

^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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