Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2007 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 2011 71.3 68.9 73.7
C3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who had a routine checkup in the past year No 756 28.7 26.3 31.1
C3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who had a routine checkup in the past year Total 2767 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 1321 68.8 65.8 71.9
White, Non-Hispanic No 546 31.2 28.1 34.2
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1867 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 423 81.2 76.6 85.9
African American, Non-Hispanic No 88 18.8 14.1 23.4
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 511 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 48 76.9 63.1 90.7
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 19 23.1 9.3 36.9
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 67 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 52 65.2 50.5 79.8
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 20 34.8 20.2 49.5
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 72 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 164 70.0 62.6 77.4
Latino/Hispanic No 80 30.0 22.6 37.4
Latino/Hispanic Total 244 100.0 . .



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 53 71.4 58.3 84.5
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 29 28.6 15.5 41.7
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 82 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 128 66.3 56.9 75.8
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 60 33.7 24.2 43.1
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 188 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 471 68.3 63.6 73.0
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 224 31.7 27.0 36.4
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 695 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 605 70.6 65.9 75.3
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 230 29.4 24.7 34.1
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 835 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 753 75.7 71.9 79.5
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 213 24.3 20.5 28.1
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 966 100.0 . .



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 194 70.5 63.7 77.3
18-24 No 86 29.5 22.7 36.3
18-24 Total 280 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 372 67.7 62.3 73.1
25-30 No 150 32.3 26.9 37.7
25-30 Total 522 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 1017 72.7 69.6 75.8
31-40 No 350 27.3 24.2 30.4
31-40 Total 1367 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 428 73.5 69.2 77.8
41-44 No 170 26.5 22.2 30.8
41-44 Total 598 100.0 . .