Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
C3 Percentage who had a routine checkup in the past year

  Total Yes No
  N % N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total   1,775 100.0 1,310 72.9 69.7- 75.9 465 27.1 24.1- 30.3
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 1,105 100.0 787 70.2 66.0- 74.2 318 29.8 25.8- 34.0
  African American, Non-Hispanic 364 100.0 300 79.4 72.4- 84.9 64 20.6 15.1- 27.6
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 48 100.0 37 77.3 56.2- 90.0 11 22.7 10.0- 43.8
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 56 100.0 41 72.5 51.7- 86.6 15 27.5 13.4- 48.3
  Latino/Hispanic 193 100.0 137 73.1 63.5- 80.9 56 26.9 19.1- 36.5
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 58 100.0 38 72.3 55.9- 84.4 20 27.7 15.6- 44.1
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 93 100.0 63 69.6 54.7- 81.3 30 30.4 18.7- 45.3
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 398 100.0 265 70.2 63.4- 76.2 133 29.8 23.8- 36.6
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 503 100.0 374 72.1 66.1- 77.5 129 27.9 22.5- 33.9
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 721 100.0 568 77.5 73.1- 81.4 153 22.5 18.6- 26.9
Age                  
  18-24 226 100.0 155 71.0 63.0- 77.9 71 29.0 22.1- 37.0
  25-30 301 100.0 205 66.6 58.6- 73.7 96 33.4 26.3- 41.4
  31-40 853 100.0 631 74.7 70.3- 78.7 222 25.3 21.3- 29.7
  41-44 395 100.0 319 79.0 71.4- 84.9 76 21.0 15.1- 28.6

Source: 2011 North Carolina BRFSS
PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.