Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2005 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 281 7.9 6.7 9.0
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month No 3787 92.1 91.0 93.3
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Total 4068 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 209 9.0 7.5 10.6
White, Non-Hispanic No 2405 91.0 89.4 92.5
White, Non-Hispanic Total 2614 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 36 5.2 3.1 7.3
African American, Non-Hispanic No 836 94.8 92.7 96.9
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 872 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 10 11.5 1.3 21.8
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 80 88.5 78.2 98.7
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 90 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 5 2.8 0.1 5.4
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 80 97.2 94.6 99.9
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 85 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 20 5.8 2.9 8.6
Latino/Hispanic No 373 94.2 91.4 97.1
Latino/Hispanic Total 393 100.0 . .



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 10 5.8 1.1 10.5
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 168 94.2 89.5 98.9
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 178 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 25 9.2 4.8 13.7
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 250 90.8 86.3 95.2
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 275 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 60 5.8 4.0 7.5
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 1022 94.2 92.5 96.0
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 1082 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 76 8.5 6.0 11.0
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 1052 91.5 89.0 94.0
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 1128 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 110 9.0 7.1 10.9
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 1293 91.0 89.1 92.9
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 1403 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 53 11.8 8.3 15.3
18-24 No 463 88.2 84.7 91.7
18-24 Total 516 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 62 7.4 5.3 9.4
25-30 No 778 92.6 90.6 94.7
25-30 Total 840 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 108 5.8 4.6 7.0
31-40 No 1799 94.2 93.0 95.4
31-40 Total 1907 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 58 7.6 5.4 9.8
41-44 No 747 92.4 90.2 94.6
41-44 Total 805 100.0 . .