Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2009 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 1573 70.8 67.6 73.9
C3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who had a routine checkup in the past year No 674 29.2 26.1 32.4
C3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who had a routine checkup in the past year Total 2247 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 1056 67.2 63.1 71.3
White, Non-Hispanic No 509 32.8 28.7 36.9
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1565 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 315 79.4 73.2 85.5
African American, Non-Hispanic No 76 20.6 14.5 26.8
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 391 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 35 76.2 63.1 89.3
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 16 23.8 10.7 36.9
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 51 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 40 66.3 51.9 80.8
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 21 33.7 19.2 48.1
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 61 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 115 74.6 65.4 83.9
Latino/Hispanic No 50 25.4 16.1 34.6
Latino/Hispanic Total 165 100.0 . .



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 29 65.2 43.4 87.1
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 15 34.8 12.9 56.6
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 44 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 84 68.6 55.2 81.9
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 45 31.4 18.1 44.8
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 129 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 343 67.4 60.9 74.0
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 184 32.6 26.0 39.1
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 527 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 450 72.8 67.4 78.1
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 192 27.2 21.9 32.6
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 642 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 664 72.1 66.8 77.4
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 238 27.9 22.6 33.2
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 902 100.0 . .



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 140 70.3 60.7 79.8
18-24 No 59 29.7 20.2 39.3
18-24 Total 199 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 284 68.7 62.3 75.2
25-30 No 125 31.3 24.8 37.7
25-30 Total 409 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 798 71.1 67.3 74.9
31-40 No 348 28.9 25.1 32.7
31-40 Total 1146 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 351 72.8 67.1 78.5
41-44 No 142 27.2 21.5 32.9
41-44 Total 493 100.0 . .