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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 288 266 93.3 88.6-96.1 22 6.7 3.9-11.4
GENDER
Male 98 88 91.0 81.8-95.8 10 9.0 4.2-18.2
Female 190 178 95.5 91.5-97.6 12 4.5 2.4- 8.5
RACE
White 127 113 91.1 83.4-95.4 14 8.9 4.6-16.6
Other 161 153 94.5 87.6-97.7 8 5.5 2.3-12.4
AGE
18-44 83 78 94.6 85.9-98.0 5 5.4 2.0-14.1
45+ 203 186 91.5 86.0-95.0 17 8.5 5.0-14.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 169 158 93.6 86.6-97.0 11 6.4 3.0-13.4
Some College + 119 108 92.7 86.2-96.3 11 7.3 3.7-13.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 200 186 95.1 90.8-97.5 14 4.9 2.5- 9.2
$50,000+ 46 43 91.8 74.6-97.7 3 8.2 2.3-25.4

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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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