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

Indicator H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Yes 3206 80.8 79.3 82.4
H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need No 807 19.2 17.6 20.7
H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Total 4013 100.0 . .



Race-Ethnicity H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
White, Non-Hispanic Yes 2177 84.4 82.6 86.1
White, Non-Hispanic No 420 15.6 13.9 17.4
White, Non-Hispanic Total 2597 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 618 73.2 69.5 76.9
African American, Non-Hispanic No 230 26.8 23.1 30.5
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 848 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 62 73.9 61.6 86.2
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 25 26.1 13.8 38.4
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 87 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 64 72.3 58.9 85.7
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 20 27.7 14.3 41.1
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 84 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 274 74.9 69.5 80.2
Latino/Hispanic No 109 25.1 19.8 30.5
Latino/Hispanic Total 383 100.0 . .



Education H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Yes 107 64.9 55.4 74.5
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 63 35.1 25.5 44.6
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 170 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 177 68.1 60.9 75.4
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 94 31.9 24.6 39.1
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 271 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 783 75.9 72.7 79.1
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 280 24.1 20.9 27.3
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 1063 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 920 83.4 80.8 86.1
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 202 16.6 13.9 19.2
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 1122 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 1218 88.5 86.4 90.6
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 168 11.5 9.4 13.6
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 1386 100.0 . .



Age H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
18-24 Yes 397 81.0 76.9 85.1
18-24 No 109 19.0 14.9 23.1
18-24 Total 506 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 660 81.9 78.9 84.9
25-30 No 168 18.1 15.1 21.1
25-30 Total 828 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 1501 79.6 77.4 81.9
31-40 No 379 20.4 18.1 22.6
31-40 Total 1880 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 648 82.3 79.3 85.3
41-44 No 151 17.7 14.7 20.7
41-44 Total 799 100.0 . .