Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2006 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 2377 73.7 71.7 75.6
C3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who had a routine checkup in the past year No 858 26.3 24.4 28.3
C3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who had a routine checkup in the past year Total 3235 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 1499 71.8 69.3 74.3
White, Non-Hispanic No 600 28.2 25.7 30.7
White, Non-Hispanic Total 2099 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 521 80.4 76.7 84.2
African American, Non-Hispanic No 130 19.6 15.8 23.3
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 651 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 60 84.7 75.8 93.5
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 15 15.3 6.5 24.2
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 75 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 68 74.0 62.6 85.3
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 23 26.0 14.7 37.4
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 91 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 217 71.6 65.1 78.0
Latino/Hispanic No 87 28.4 22.0 34.9
Latino/Hispanic Total 304 100.0 . .



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 79 65.6 54.0 77.3
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 35 34.4 22.7 46.0
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 114 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 128 65.9 57.6 74.2
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 78 34.1 25.8 42.4
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 206 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 608 73.5 69.4 77.5
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 235 26.5 22.5 30.6
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 843 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 721 73.5 70.0 77.1
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 248 26.5 22.9 30.0
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 969 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 839 76.6 73.6 79.6
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 262 23.4 20.4 26.4
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 1101 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 303 81.8 77.1 86.5
18-24 No 77 18.2 13.5 22.9
18-24 Total 380 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 461 67.8 63.4 72.1
25-30 No 196 32.2 27.9 36.6
25-30 Total 657 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 1098 71.7 68.9 74.4
31-40 No 388 28.3 25.6 31.1
31-40 Total 1486 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 515 73.4 69.5 77.2
41-44 No 197 26.6 22.8 30.5
41-44 Total 712 100.0 . .