Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
E3 Percentage who participated in heavy drinking on at least one occasion within the past month

  Total Yes No
  N % N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total   1,846 100.0 59 2.8 2.0- 3.9 1,787 97.2 96.1- 98.0
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 1,210 100.0 47 3.1 2.1- 4.5 1,163 96.9 95.5- 97.9
  African American, Non-Hispanic 371 100.0 10 3.0 1.3- 6.6 361 97.0 93.4- 98.7
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 47 100.0 2 14.1 3.4- 43.1 45 85.9 56.9- 96.6
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 60 100.0 0 0.0 0.0- 4.9 60 100.0 95.1-100.0
  Latino/Hispanic 150 100.0 0 0.0 0.0- 2.0 150 100.0 98.0-100.0
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 53 100.0 0 0.0 0.0- 5.5 53 100.0 94.5-100.0
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 91 100.0 0 0.0 0.0- 3.2 91 100.0 96.8-100.0
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 406 100.0 8 1.9 0.7- 4.9 398 98.1 95.1- 99.3
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 520 100.0 21 4.6 2.7- 7.7 499 95.4 92.3- 97.3
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 776 100.0 30 2.7 1.7- 4.2 746 97.3 95.8- 98.3
Age                  
  18-24 185 100.0 5 2.8 1.1- 6.9 180 97.2 93.1- 98.9
  25-30 301 100.0 9 2.3 0.9- 6.0 292 97.7 94.0- 99.1
  31-40 936 100.0 26 2.5 1.5- 4.0 910 97.5 96.0- 98.5
  41-44 424 100.0 19 3.8 2.1- 6.5 405 96.2 93.5- 97.9

Source: 2010 North Carolina BRFSS