Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2007 North Carolina BRFSS

Indicator F1 Percentage of women who consume fruits and vegetables at least five times per day Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
F1 Percentage of women who consume fruits and vegetables at least five times per day Yes 647 24.2 21.8 26.6
F1 Percentage of women who consume fruits and vegetables at least five times per day No 2104 75.8 73.4 78.2
F1 Percentage of women who consume fruits and vegetables at least five times per day Total 2751 100.0 . .



Race-Ethnicity F1 Percentage of women who consume fruits and vegetables at least five times per day Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
White, Non-Hispanic Yes 449 25.3 22.3 28.3
White, Non-Hispanic No 1410 74.7 71.7 77.7
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1859 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 111 23.1 17.9 28.2
African American, Non-Hispanic No 395 76.9 71.8 82.1
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 506 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 15 34.6 15.2 53.9
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 52 65.4 46.1 84.8
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 67 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 25 25.7 14.3 37.2
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 46 74.3 62.8 85.7
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 71 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 47 17.8 11.7 24.0
Latino/Hispanic No 196 82.2 76.0 88.3
Latino/Hispanic Total 243 100.0 . .



Education F1 Percentage of women who consume fruits and vegetables at least five times per day Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Yes 15 15.6 5.0 26.1
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 65 84.4 73.9 95.0
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 80 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 32 16.8 9.0 24.6
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 155 83.2 75.4 91.0
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 187 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 127 20.1 15.4 24.8
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 564 79.9 75.2 84.6
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 691 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 195 24.5 20.0 29.1
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 639 75.5 70.9 80.0
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 834 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 278 30.1 26.3 34.0
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 680 69.9 66.0 73.7
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 958 100.0 . .



Age F1 Percentage of women who consume fruits and vegetables at least five times per day Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
18-24 Yes 73 28.8 21.6 35.9
18-24 No 210 71.2 64.1 78.4
18-24 Total 283 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 127 23.6 18.7 28.5
25-30 No 390 76.4 71.5 81.3
25-30 Total 517 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 316 23.1 20.2 25.9
31-40 No 1040 76.9 74.1 79.8
31-40 Total 1356 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 131 21.1 17.2 25.0
41-44 No 464 78.9 75.0 82.8
41-44 Total 595 100.0 . .