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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 have refills available but not needed at this time.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,810 1,193 43.4 40.3-46.5 1,617 56.6 53.5-59.7
-Randolph County 127 48 39.0 27.8-51.5 79 61.0 48.5-72.2
GENDER
Male 45 22 44.3 24.1-66.6 23 55.7 33.4-75.9
Female 82 26 35.4 22.9-50.4 56 64.6 49.6-77.1
RACE
White 116 47 45.1 33.7-56.9 69 54.9 43.1-66.3
Other 11 1 4.1 0.4-29.0 10 95.9 71.0-99.6
AGE
18-44 32 13 39.2 20.6-61.5 19 60.8 38.5-79.4
45+ 94 35 39.1 28.4-50.9 59 60.9 49.1-71.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 76 27 33.2 19.9-49.8 49 66.8 50.2-80.1
Some College + 51 21 49.5 32.6-66.4 30 50.5 33.6-67.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 72 24 32.0 18.1-50.1 48 68.0 49.9-81.9
$50,000+ 34 16 52.5 34.1-70.3 18 47.5 29.7-65.9

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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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