Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2009 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 255 12.3 10.1 14.5
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month No 1984 87.7 85.5 89.9
E4 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month Total 2239 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 193 13.4 10.8 16.0
White, Non-Hispanic No 1371 86.6 84.0 89.2
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1564 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 36 11.0 5.0 17.0
African American, Non-Hispanic No 348 89.0 83.0 95.0
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 384 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 2 2.2 0.0 5.6
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 50 97.8 94.4 100.0
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 52 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 9 14.2 2.5 25.9
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 51 85.8 74.1 97.5
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 60 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 14 9.2 3.3 15.0
Latino/Hispanic No 152 90.8 85.0 96.7
Latino/Hispanic Total 166 100.0 . .



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 2 4.7 0.0 12.6
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 41 95.3 87.4 100.0
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 43 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 12 5.2 1.6 8.7
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 116 94.8 91.3 98.4
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 128 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 60 12.3 8.0 16.7
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 465 87.7 83.3 92.0
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 525 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 65 12.8 7.9 17.7
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 582 87.2 82.3 92.1
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 647 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 116 14.0 10.5 17.5
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 777 86.0 82.5 89.5
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 893 100.0 . .



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 37 17.7 10.5 25.0
18-24 No 164 82.3 75.0 89.5
18-24 Total 201 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 49 11.2 7.2 15.1
25-30 No 356 88.8 84.9 92.8
25-30 Total 405 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 124 10.7 8.3 13.2
31-40 No 1020 89.3 86.8 91.7
31-40 Total 1144 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 45 9.5 5.8 13.1
41-44 No 444 90.5 86.9 94.2
41-44 Total 489 100.0 . .