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

Indicator F5 Percentage of women who participate in enough moderate and/or vigorous physical activity in a usual week to meet the recommended levels of physical activity Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
F5 Percentage of women who participate in enough moderate and/or vigorous physical activity in a usual week to meet the recommended levels of physical activity Yes 1235 47 44.4 49.7
F5 Percentage of women who participate in enough moderate and/or vigorous physical activity in a usual week to meet the recommended levels of physical activity No 1435 53 50.3 55.6
F5 Percentage of women who participate in enough moderate and/or vigorous physical activity in a usual week to meet the recommended levels of physical activity Total 2670 100 . .



Race-Ethnicity F5 Percentage of women who participate in enough moderate and/or vigorous physical activity in a usual week to meet the recommended levels of physical activity Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
White, Non-Hispanic Yes 909 51.2 47.9 54.5
White, Non-Hispanic No 898 48.8 45.5 52.1
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1807 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 181 38.6 32.8 44.3
African American, Non-Hispanic No 309 61.4 55.7 67.2
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 490 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 31 52.5 35.8 69.2
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 33 47.5 30.8 64.2
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 64 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 31 48.1 32.9 63.4
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 38 51.9 36.6 67.1
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 69 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 81 35.4 27.0 43.8
Latino/Hispanic No 155 64.6 56.2 73.0
Latino/Hispanic Total 236 100.0 . .



Education F5 Percentage of women who participate in enough moderate and/or vigorous physical activity in a usual week to meet the recommended levels of physical activity Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Yes 20 25.5 12.0 39.0
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 57 74.5 61.0 88.0
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 77 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 81 48.9 38.9 59.0
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 100 51.1 41.0 61.1
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 181 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 298 47.8 42.5 53.0
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 368 52.2 47.0 57.5
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 666 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 364 44.3 39.3 49.3
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 440 55.7 50.7 60.7
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 804 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 472 50.9 46.7 55.0
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 469 49.1 45.0 53.3
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 941 100.0 . .



Age F5 Percentage of women who participate in enough moderate and/or vigorous physical activity in a usual week to meet the recommended levels of physical activity Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
18-24 Yes 129 49.3 41.5 57.1
18-24 No 138 50.7 42.9 58.5
18-24 Total 267 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 256 51.7 46.1 57.2
25-30 No 252 48.3 42.8 53.9
25-30 Total 508 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 591 44.4 41.0 47.8
31-40 No 724 55.6 52.2 59.0
31-40 Total 1315 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 259 44.8 39.7 49.8
41-44 No 321 55.2 50.2 60.3
41-44 Total 580 100.0 . .