Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
A1 Percentage who report good or very good or excellent health

  Total Yes No
  N % N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total   1,410 100.0 1,223 87.0 84.6- 89.0 187 13.0 11.0- 15.4
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 784 100.0 704 90.0 87.2- 92.2 80 10.0 7.8- 12.8
  African American, Non-Hispanic 333 100.0 284 83.8 77.5- 88.7 49 16.2 11.3- 22.5
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 59 100.0 52 96.6 89.1- 99.0 7 3.4 1.0- 10.9
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 65 100.0 58 92.0 82.0- 96.7 7 8.0 3.3- 18.0
  Latino/Hispanic 169 100.0 125 75.9 68.1- 82.2 44 24.1 17.8- 31.9
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 56 100.0 28 54.7 39.8- 68.8 28 45.3 31.2- 60.2
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 98 100.0 73 72.9 60.7- 82.4 25 27.1 17.6- 39.3
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 284 100.0 234 85.3 79.9- 89.4 50 14.7 10.6- 20.1
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 465 100.0 404 89.2 85.5- 92.1 61 10.8 7.9- 14.5
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 514 100.0 490 96.2 94.1- 97.6 24 3.8 2.4- 5.9
Age                  
  18-24 235 100.0 216 91.6 86.2- 95.0 19 8.4 5.0- 13.8
  25-30 291 100.0 254 87.1 82.1- 90.9 37 12.9 9.1- 17.9
  31-40 634 100.0 544 86.6 83.1- 89.5 90 13.4 10.5- 16.9
  41-44 257 100.0 215 79.6 71.7- 85.7 42 20.4 14.3- 28.3

Source: 2013 North Carolina BRFSS
PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.