Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
E4 Percentage who participated in binge drinking on at least one occasion in the past month

  Total Yes No
  N % N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total   1,851 100.0 188 9.4 7.7- 11.3 1,663 90.6 88.7- 92.3
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 1,211 100.0 140 11.2 9.0- 13.9 1,071 88.8 86.1- 91.0
  African American, Non-Hispanic 373 100.0 28 6.1 3.8- 9.6 345 93.9 90.4- 96.2
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 47 100.0 5 8.8 2.6- 25.7 42 91.2 74.3- 97.4
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 59 100.0 5 10.7 3.7- 27.3 54 89.3 72.7- 96.3
  Latino/Hispanic 152 100.0 9 4.5 2.1- 9.5 143 95.5 90.5- 97.9
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 54 100.0 2 1.0 0.2- 4.2 52 99.0 95.8- 99.8
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 92 100.0 6 7.8 2.8- 19.8 86 92.2 80.2- 97.2
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 407 100.0 35 8.7 5.4- 13.8 372 91.3 86.2- 94.6
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 522 100.0 50 10.5 7.5- 14.4 472 89.5 85.6- 92.5
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 776 100.0 95 10.0 7.8- 12.8 681 90.0 87.2- 92.2
Age                  
  18-24 186 100.0 22 9.7 5.7- 16.0 164 90.3 84.0- 94.3
  25-30 301 100.0 35 9.9 6.4- 15.1 266 90.1 84.9- 93.6
  31-40 942 100.0 92 8.8 6.9- 11.1 850 91.2 88.9- 93.1
  41-44 422 100.0 39 9.9 6.6- 14.5 383 90.1 85.5- 93.4

Source: 2010 North Carolina BRFSS