Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
Source: 2009 North Carolina BRFSS

Indicator H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Yes 1697 76.2 72.8 79.6
H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need No 438 23.8 20.4 27.2
H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Total 2135 100.0 . .



Race-Ethnicity H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
White, Non-Hispanic Yes 1247 80.3 76.7 83.9
White, Non-Hispanic No 256 19.7 16.1 23.3
White, Non-Hispanic Total 1503 100.0 . .
African American, Non-Hispanic Yes 257 67.0 57.7 76.3
African American, Non-Hispanic No 102 33.0 23.7 42.3
African American, Non-Hispanic Total 359 100.0 . .
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Yes 27 67.3 50.8 83.9
American Indian, Non-Hispanic No 18 32.7 16.1 49.2
American Indian, Non-Hispanic Total 45 100.0 . .
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Yes 44 81.2 68.7 93.6
Other Race, Non-Hispanic No 11 18.8 6.4 31.3
Other Race, Non-Hispanic Total 55 100.0 . .
Latino/Hispanic Yes 112 69.2 57.7 80.8
Latino/Hispanic No 47 30.8 19.2 42.3
Latino/Hispanic Total 159 100.0 . .



Education H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Yes 27 74.7 58.2 91.2
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) No 14 25.3 8.8 41.8
No schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) Total 41 100.0 . .
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Yes 60 47.3 32.8 61.9
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) No 63 52.7 38.1 67.2
Grades 9 through 11 (Some high school) Total 123 100.0 . .
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Yes 355 65.7 57.2 74.3
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) No 136 34.3 25.7 42.8
Grade 12 or GED (High school graduate) Total 491 100.0 . .
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Yes 497 79.6 74.1 85.1
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) No 117 20.4 14.9 25.9
College 1 year to 3 years (Some college or technical school) Total 614 100.0 . .
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Yes 757 88.0 85.0 91.0
College 4 years or more (College graduate) No 106 12.0 9.0 15.0
College 4 years or more (College graduate) Total 863 100.0 . .



Age H3 Percentage of women aged 18-44 who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need Frequency Percentage Lower Bound Upper Bound
18-24 Yes 145 68.4 57.7 79.1
18-24 No 45 31.6 20.9 42.3
18-24 Total 190 100.0 . .
25-30 Yes 310 80.3 74.4 86.1
25-30 No 83 19.7 13.9 25.6
25-30 Total 393 100.0 . .
31-40 Yes 864 77.7 73.9 81.6
31-40 No 216 22.3 18.4 26.1
31-40 Total 1080 100.0 . .
41-44 Yes 378 78.7 72.9 84.5
41-44 No 94 21.3 15.5 27.1
41-44 Total 472 100.0 . .