Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
H3 Percentage who always or usually get the social and emotional support they need

  Total Yes No
  N % N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total   1,838 100.0 1,497 81.7 78.8- 84.2 341 18.3 15.8- 21.2
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 1,212 100.0 1,055 87.5 84.1- 90.2 157 12.5 9.8- 15.9
  African American, Non-Hispanic 364 100.0 253 72.2 65.5- 78.1 111 27.8 21.9- 34.5
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 47 100.0 34 78.5 60.4- 89.8 13 21.5 10.2- 39.6
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 59 100.0 48 88.8 76.6- 95.0 11 11.2 5.0- 23.4
  Latino/Hispanic 147 100.0 99 61.3 49.4- 71.9 48 38.7 28.1- 50.6
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 51 100.0 27 45.6 28.5- 63.8 24 54.4 36.2- 71.5
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 90 100.0 52 52.0 35.7- 67.8 38 48.0 32.2- 64.3
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 403 100.0 296 74.5 67.9- 80.2 107 25.5 19.8- 32.1
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 520 100.0 429 86.7 82.7- 89.9 91 13.3 10.1- 17.3
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 774 100.0 693 91.0 88.1- 93.2 81 9.0 6.8- 11.9
Age                  
  18-24 185 100.0 156 80.7 71.1- 87.7 29 19.3 12.3- 28.9
  25-30 305 100.0 252 82.6 75.7- 87.9 53 17.4 12.1- 24.3
  31-40 932 100.0 755 82.1 78.7- 85.1 177 17.9 14.9- 21.3
  41-44 416 100.0 334 80.8 75.3- 85.4 82 19.2 14.6- 24.7

Source: 2010 North Carolina BRFSS