Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2008 North Carolina BRFSS

Indicator G1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who report that their mental health was not good for at least 14 out of the past 30 days Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
G1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who report that their mental health was not good for at least 14 out of the past 30 days Yes 379 12.9 11.1 14.7
G1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who report that their mental health was not good for at least 14 out of the past 30 days No 2309 87.1 85.3 88.9
G1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who report that their mental health was not good for at least 14 out of the past 30 days Total 2688 100.0 . .



Race-Ethnicity G1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who report that their mental health was not good for at least 14 out of the past 30 days Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
White, Non-Hispanic Yes 256 13.9 11.4 16.3
White, Non-Hispanic No 1502 86.1 83.7 88.6
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1758 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 69 12.1 8.4 15.8
African American, Non-Hispanic No 455 87.9 84.2 91.6
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 524 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 19 27.3 14.5 40.1
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 49 72.7 59.9 85.5
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 68 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 6 5.6 0.0 11.7
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 66 94.4 88.3 100.0
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 72 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 26 8.6 4.9 12.3
Latino/Hispanic No 227 91.4 87.7 95.1
Latino/Hispanic Total 253 100.0 . .



Education G1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who report that their mental health was not good for at least 14 out of the past 30 days Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Yes 12 9.3 3.4 15.1
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 76 90.7 84.9 96.6
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 88 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 38 19.0 11.9 26.2
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 140 81.0 73.8 88.1
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 178 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 110 15.2 10.8 19.5
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 507 84.8 80.5 89.2
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 617 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 126 14.7 11.3 18.2
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 672 85.3 81.8 88.7
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 798 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 93 8.3 6.2 10.5
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 913 91.7 89.5 93.8
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 1006 100.0 . .



Age G1 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who report that their mental health was not good for at least 14 out of the past 30 days Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
18-24 Yes 33 12.8 7.4 18.2
18-24 No 240 87.2 81.8 92.6
18-24 Total 273 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 67 11.8 8.4 15.3
25-30 No 417 88.2 84.7 91.6
25-30 Total 484 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 181 12.4 10.2 14.6
31-40 No 1140 87.6 85.4 89.8
31-40 Total 1321 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 98 15.5 11.9 19.0
41-44 No 512 84.5 81.0 88.1
41-44 Total 610 100.0 . .