Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
G1 Percentage who report that their mental health was not good for at least 14 out of the past 30 days

  Total Yes No
  N % N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total   1,801 100.0 273 15.1 12.6- 18.1 1,528 84.9 81.9- 87.4
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 1,177 100.0 183 16.8 13.3- 21.0 994 83.2 79.0- 86.7
  African American, Non-Hispanic 362 100.0 54 12.9 9.1- 18.0 308 87.1 82.0- 90.9
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 48 100.0 9 26.6 11.8- 49.4 39 73.4 50.6- 88.2
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 60 100.0 4 3.9 1.3- 11.4 56 96.1 88.6- 98.7
  Latino/Hispanic 145 100.0 23 12.7 7.6- 20.5 122 87.3 79.5- 92.4
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 52 100.0 10 18.8 7.9- 38.5 42 81.2 61.5- 92.1
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 91 100.0 24 30.7 16.2- 50.2 67 69.3 49.8- 83.8
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 390 100.0 91 20.7 15.4- 27.2 299 79.3 72.8- 84.6
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 504 100.0 79 15.6 10.9- 21.8 425 84.4 78.2- 89.1
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 764 100.0 69 7.7 5.8- 10.3 695 92.3 89.7- 94.2
Age                  
  18-24 184 100.0 26 18.0 10.7- 28.6 158 82.0 71.4- 89.3
  25-30 299 100.0 42 13.7 9.3- 19.9 257 86.3 80.1- 90.7
  31-40 915 100.0 139 14.0 11.5- 17.1 776 86.0 82.9- 88.5
  41-44 403 100.0 66 15.2 11.4- 20.0 337 84.8 80.0- 88.6

Source: 2010 North Carolina BRFSS