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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 342 319 92.7 87.3-95.9 23 7.3 4.1-12.7
GENDER
Male 111 103 91.5 80.6-96.6 8 8.5 3.4-19.4
Female 231 216 93.8 88.9-96.6 15 6.2 3.4-11.1
RACE
White 231 216 92.1 83.9-96.3 15 7.9 3.7-16.1
Other 107 99 93.5 85.4-97.2 8 6.5 2.8-14.6
AGE
18-44 72 65 90.4 77.8-96.2 7 9.6 3.8-22.2
45+ 270 254 94.4 90.1-96.9 16 5.6 3.1- 9.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 162 90.0 79.5-95.4 13 10.0 4.6-20.5
Some College + 167 157 95.3 90.7-97.7 10 4.7 2.3- 9.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 172 157 90.2 82.7-94.7 15 9.8 5.3-17.3
$50,000+ 100 95 95.6 89.1-98.3 5 4.4 1.7-10.9

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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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