Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2005 North Carolina BRFSS

Indicator C3 Percentage
of women aged
18-44 who
had a routine
checkup in
the past year
Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
C3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who had a routine checkup in the past year Yes 3085 74.2 72.5 76.0
C3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who had a routine checkup in the past year No 977 25.8 24.0 27.5
C3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who had a routine checkup in the past year Total 4062 100.0 . .



Race-Ethnicity C3 Percentage
of women aged
18-44 who
had a routine
checkup in
the past year
Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
White, Non-Hispanic Yes 1952 73.3 71.1 75.5
White, Non-Hispanic No 668 26.7 24.5 28.9
White, Non-Hispanic Total 2620 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 717 80.4 76.9 83.9
African American, Non-Hispanic No 159 19.6 16.1 23.1
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 876 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 71 70.9 56.3 85.5
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 18 29.1 14.5 43.7
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 89 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 58 68.1 55.1 81.2
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 23 31.9 18.8 44.9
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 81 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 274 70.9 64.8 77.0
Latino/Hispanic No 108 29.1 23.0 35.2
Latino/Hispanic Total 382 100.0 . .



Education C3 Percentage
of women aged
18-44 who
had a routine
checkup in
the past year
Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Yes 119 69.3 60.4 78.2
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 54 30.7 21.8 39.6
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 173 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 183 66.9 59.2 74.6
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 89 33.1 25.4 40.8
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 272 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 804 73.0 69.5 76.5
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 275 27.0 23.5 30.5
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 1079 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 879 74.6 71.3 78.0
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 258 25.4 22.0 28.7
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 1137 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 1098 77.6 74.9 80.3
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 301 22.4 19.7 25.1
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 1399 100.0 . .



Age C3 Percentage
of women aged
18-44 who
had a routine
checkup in
the past year
Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
18-24 Yes 384 74.1 69.3 78.8
18-24 No 128 25.9 21.2 30.7
18-24 Total 512 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 627 72.7 68.9 76.5
25-30 No 207 27.3 23.5 31.1
25-30 Total 834 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 1446 74.0 71.6 76.5
31-40 No 462 26.0 23.5 28.4
31-40 Total 1908 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 628 77.0 73.5 80.4
41-44 No 180 23.0 19.6 26.5
41-44 Total 808 100.0 . .