Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2004 North Carolina BRFSS

Indicator E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Yes 225 5.5 4.7 6.4
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month No 3485 94.5 93.6 95.3
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Total 3710 100.0 . .



Race-Ethnicity E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
White, Non-Hispanic Yes 183 7.2 6.0 8.5
White, Non-Hispanic No 2295 92.8 91.5 94.0
White, Non-Hispanic Total 2478 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 27 2.6 1.5 3.7
African American, Non-Hispanic No 756 97.4 96.3 98.5
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 783 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 8 5.0 1.2 8.7
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 74 95.0 91.3 98.8
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 82 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 1 0.9 0.0 2.8
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 75 99.1 97.2 100.0
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 76 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 5 1.1 0.0 2.2
Latino/Hispanic No 268 98.9 97.8 100.0
Latino/Hispanic Total 273 100.0 . .



Education E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Yes 3 3.4 0.0 8.1
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 84 96.6 91.9 100.0
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 87 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 12 4.1 1.0 7.1
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 291 95.9 92.9 99.0
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 303 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 50 4.0 2.6 5.3
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 930 96.0 94.7 97.4
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 980 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 68 6.3 4.5 8.0
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 994 93.7 92.0 95.5
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 1062 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 92 6.6 5.0 8.2
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 1184 93.4 91.8 95.0
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 1276 100.0 . .



Age E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
18-24 Yes 46 8.3 5.5 11.0
18-24 No 454 91.7 89.0 94.5
18-24 Total 500 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 60 7.4 5.1 9.7
25-30 No 739 92.6 90.3 94.9
25-30 Total 799 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 86 4.3 3.2 5.3
31-40 No 1620 95.7 94.7 96.8
31-40 Total 1706 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 33 4.0 2.4 5.6
41-44 No 672 96.0 94.4 97.6
41-44 Total 705 100.0 . .