Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2006 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 306 10.1 8.7 11.4
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month No 2920 89.9 88.6 91.3
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Total 3226 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 234 11.9 10.0 13.7
White, Non-Hispanic No 1862 88.1 86.3 90.0
White, Non-Hispanic Total 2096 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 44 8.2 5.3 11.1
African American, Non-Hispanic No 605 91.8 88.9 94.7
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 649 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 7 10.7 0.0 22.3
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 67 89.3 77.7 100.0
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 74 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 7 4.3 0.5 8.0
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 81 95.7 92.0 99.5
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 88 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 12 4.2 1.3 7.2
Latino/Hispanic No 292 95.8 92.8 98.7
Latino/Hispanic Total 304 100.0 . .



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 4 2.7 0.0 5.5
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 110 97.3 94.5 100.0
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 114 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 19 8.7 3.7 13.7
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 184 91.3 86.3 96.3
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 203 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 58 7.2 5.0 9.3
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 785 92.8 90.7 95.0
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 843 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 87 10.1 7.4 12.8
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 879 89.9 87.2 92.6
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 966 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 138 13.7 11.0 16.4
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 960 86.3 83.6 89.0
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 1098 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 48 12.0 8.2 15.8
18-24 No 336 88.0 84.2 91.8
18-24 Total 384 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 76 13.1 9.8 16.4
25-30 No 577 86.9 83.6 90.2
25-30 Total 653 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 115 7.4 5.8 9.0
31-40 No 1369 92.6 91.0 94.2
31-40 Total 1484 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 67 9.7 7.0 12.3
41-44 No 638 90.3 87.7 93.0
41-44 Total 705 100.0 . .