Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
E1 Percentage who currently smoke everyday or some days

  Total Yes No
  N % N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total   1,883 100.0 345 17.4 15.0- 20.2 1,538 82.6 79.8- 85.0
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 1,230 100.0 246 21.1 17.8- 25.0 984 78.9 75.0- 82.2
  African American, Non-Hispanic 379 100.0 67 12.4 9.0- 17.0 312 87.6 83.0- 91.0
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 51 100.0 13 28.8 14.3- 49.6 38 71.2 50.4- 85.7
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 61 100.0 9 20.2 8.1- 42.0 52 79.8 58.0- 91.9
  Latino/Hispanic 152 100.0 9 2.4 1.1- 5.1 143 97.6 94.9- 98.9
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 54 100.0 7 15.1 5.3- 35.9 47 84.9 64.1- 94.7
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 95 100.0 41 50.1 34.8- 65.4 54 49.9 34.6- 65.2
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 415 100.0 116 25.4 19.7- 32.0 299 74.6 68.0- 80.3
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 529 100.0 118 17.9 14.2- 22.3 411 82.1 77.7- 85.8
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 790 100.0 63 5.7 4.2- 7.7 727 94.3 92.3- 95.8
Age                  
  18-24 192 100.0 32 18.8 12.0- 28.2 160 81.2 71.8- 88.0
  25-30 306 100.0 64 19.6 14.3- 26.2 242 80.4 73.8- 85.7
  31-40 955 100.0 164 15.5 12.8- 18.5 791 84.5 81.5- 87.2
  41-44 430 100.0 85 18.3 14.2- 23.3 345 81.7 76.7- 85.8

Source: 2010 North Carolina BRFSS