Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2009 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 532 22.4 19.9 25.0
F1 Percentage of women who consume fruits and vegetables at least five times per day No 1659 77.6 75.0 80.1
F1 Percentage of women who consume fruits and vegetables at least five times per day Total 2191 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 362 21.4 18.4 24.3
White, Non-Hispanic No 1174 78.6 75.7 81.6
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1536 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 95 23.5 17.4 29.7
African American, Non-Hispanic No 276 76.5 70.3 82.6
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 371 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 10 26.4 8.3 44.6
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 38 73.6 55.4 91.7
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 48 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 22 34.1 18.6 49.5
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 36 65.9 50.5 81.4
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 58 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 36 21.0 11.1 30.8
Latino/Hispanic No 128 79.0 69.2 88.9
Latino/Hispanic Total 164 100.0 . .



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 7 14.2 2.6 25.7
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 35 85.8 74.3 97.4
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 42 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 18 7.1 3.1 11.1
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 110 92.9 88.9 96.9
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 128 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 101 20.6 14.6 26.5
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 409 79.4 73.5 85.4
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 510 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 134 21.5 16.7 26.2
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 493 78.5 73.8 83.3
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 627 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 272 29.0 25.0 33.0
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 609 71.0 67.0 75.0
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 881 100.0 . .



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 41 16.6 10.5 22.8
18-24 No 157 83.4 77.2 89.5
18-24 Total 198 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 102 27.7 21.6 33.9
25-30 No 299 72.3 66.1 78.4
25-30 Total 401 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 271 24.4 20.8 28.0
31-40 No 839 75.6 72.0 79.2
31-40 Total 1110 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 118 20.1 15.8 24.4
41-44 No 364 79.9 75.6 84.2
41-44 Total 482 100.0 . .