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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

General Preparedness

Does your household have a 3-day supply of prescription medication for each person
who takes prescribed medicines?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No No one HH requires meds.
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,393 8,780 80.0 78.6-81.4 581 7.4 6.5- 8.4 1,032 12.6 11.5-13.8
-Wake County 678 557 76.2 70.2-81.3 35 7.1 4.3-11.5 86 16.7 12.3-22.2
GENDER
Male 240 196 74.4 63.6-82.8 13 9.1 4.4-18.0 31 16.5 9.6-26.9
Female 438 361 77.9 72.0-82.9 22 5.2 3.2- 8.4 55 16.9 12.3-22.7
RACE
White 499 425 81.8 76.5-86.1 22 5.5 3.4- 8.9 52 12.7 8.9-17.6
Other 170 124 65.2 52.3-76.2 13 10.3 4.4-22.4 33 24.4 15.0-37.3
AGE
18-44 223 159 68.6 59.2-76.6 14 8.1 4.0-15.9 50 23.3 16.2-32.3
45+ 447 391 86.4 81.6-90.1 20 5.4 3.1- 9.2 36 8.2 5.4-12.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 155 129 70.4 54.4-82.5 7 8.8 3.0-23.4 19 20.8 10.5-37.0
Some College + 522 428 78.5 73.0-83.1 28 6.5 3.9-10.5 66 15.1 11.2-20.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 183 65.4 52.1-76.7 13 10.5 4.4-23.1 34 24.0 14.1-37.8
$50,000+ 359 301 80.9 74.8-85.8 17 6.1 3.2-11.3 41 13.0 9.2-18.2

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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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