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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 325 294 87.5 75.3-94.1 31 12.5 5.9-24.7
GENDER
Male 129 116 80.4 55.4-93.1 13 19.6 6.9-44.6
Female 196 178 92.8 87.4-96.1 18 7.2 3.9-12.6
RACE
White 293 263 91.2 86.4-94.4 30 8.8 5.6-13.6
Other 31 30 61.6 17.7-92.3 1 38.4 7.7-82.3
AGE
18-44 87 76 83.4 62.5-93.8 11 16.6 6.2-37.5
45+ 236 216 92.8 88.4-95.6 20 7.2 4.4-11.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 122 111 83.2 54.3-95.4 11 16.8 4.6-45.7
Some College + 202 182 90.4 84.0-94.4 20 9.6 5.6-16.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 127 113 78.0 49.9-92.7 14 22.0 7.3-50.1
$50,000+ 143 131 90.9 83.3-95.3 12 9.1 4.7-16.7

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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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