Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2007 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 282 10.8 9.1 12.5
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month No 2467 89.2 87.5 90.9
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Total 2749 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 223 12.7 10.5 14.9
White, Non-Hispanic No 1635 87.3 85.1 89.5
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1858 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 39 8.8 5.0 12.6
African American, Non-Hispanic No 467 91.2 87.4 95.0
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 506 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 5 7.2 0.0 15.1
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 62 92.8 84.9 100.0
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 67 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 8 9.1 2.7 15.6
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 62 90.9 84.4 97.3
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 70 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 7 4.1 0.0 8.3
Latino/Hispanic No 235 95.9 91.7 100.0
Latino/Hispanic Total 242 100.0 . .



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 3 3.7 0.0 8.9
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 77 96.3 91.1 100.0
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 80 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 11 4.8 1.5 8.2
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 176 95.2 91.8 98.5
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 187 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 70 9.7 7.0 12.4
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 622 90.3 87.6 93.0
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 692 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 89 12.1 8.1 16.1
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 740 87.9 83.9 91.9
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 829 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 109 12.9 10.1 15.7
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 851 87.1 84.3 89.9
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 960 100.0 . .



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 42 14.4 8.9 20.0
18-24 No 237 85.6 80.0 91.1
18-24 Total 279 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 67 12.0 8.5 15.4
25-30 No 455 88.0 84.6 91.5
25-30 Total 522 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 115 8.6 6.8 10.4
31-40 No 1241 91.4 89.6 93.2
31-40 Total 1356 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 58 9.8 6.9 12.7
41-44 No 534 90.2 87.3 93.1
41-44 Total 592 100.0 . .