Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2006 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 2607 82.6 81.0 84.3
H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need No 590 17.4 15.7 19.0
H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Total 3197 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 1803 87.5 85.7 89.2
White, Non-Hispanic No 291 12.5 10.8 14.3
White, Non-Hispanic Total 2094 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 466 75.4 71.5 79.4
African American, Non-Hispanic No 172 24.6 20.6 28.5
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 638 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 55 74.8 61.7 87.9
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 19 25.2 12.1 38.3
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 74 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 58 60.8 47.0 74.6
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 28 39.2 25.4 53.0
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 86 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 215 72.4 66.0 78.9
Latino/Hispanic No 77 27.6 21.1 34.0
Latino/Hispanic Total 292 100.0 . .



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 71 61.7 49.7 73.8
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 37 38.3 26.2 50.3
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 108 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 129 64.4 55.6 73.3
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 72 35.6 26.7 44.4
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 201 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 649 81.1 77.8 84.4
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 185 18.9 15.6 22.2
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 834 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 767 82.2 79.2 85.1
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 188 17.8 14.9 20.8
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 955 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 990 90.6 88.5 92.7
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 107 9.4 7.3 11.5
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 1097 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 314 83.5 79.2 87.9
18-24 No 65 16.5 12.1 20.8
18-24 Total 379 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 526 81.2 77.5 84.9
25-30 No 121 18.8 15.1 22.5
25-30 Total 647 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 1200 82.6 80.3 84.9
31-40 No 266 17.4 15.1 19.7
31-40 Total 1466 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 567 82.9 79.7 86.1
41-44 No 138 17.1 13.9 20.3
41-44 Total 705 100.0 . .