Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2009 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 332 15.6 13.1 18.2
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 1931 84.4 81.8 86.9
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 2263 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 230 16.0 13.0 18.9
White, Non-Hispanic No 1342 84.0 81.1 87.0
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1572 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 58 15.6 9.3 21.9
African American, Non-Hispanic No 336 84.4 78.1 90.7
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 394 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 13 28.1 11.6 44.6
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 40 71.9 55.4 88.4
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 53 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 3 4.1 0.0 9.4
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 58 95.9 90.6 100.0
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 61 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 26 15.6 5.8 25.3
Latino/Hispanic No 143 84.4 74.7 94.2
Latino/Hispanic Total 169 100.0 . .



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 11 18.6 4.5 32.6
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 34 81.4 67.4 95.5
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 45 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 40 25.5 13.0 38.0
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 91 74.5 62.0 87.0
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 131 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 90 16.4 11.1 21.7
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 437 83.6 78.3 88.9
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 527 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 113 19.5 14.2 24.9
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 538 80.5 75.1 85.8
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 651 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 78 9.5 6.8 12.2
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 828 90.5 87.8 93.2
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 906 100.0 . .



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 36 17.5 9.8 25.2
18-24 No 168 82.5 74.8 90.2
18-24 Total 204 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 59 13.8 9.5 18.1
25-30 No 354 86.2 81.9 90.5
25-30 Total 413 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 169 16.0 12.8 19.2
31-40 No 982 84.0 80.8 87.2
31-40 Total 1151 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 68 14.0 9.4 18.6
41-44 No 427 86.0 81.4 90.6
41-44 Total 495 100.0 . .