Core State Preconception Health Indicators
Women Aged 18 to 44
I5 Percentage who currently have asthma

  Total Yes No
  N % N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total   1,403 100.0 143 11.4 9.5- 13.7 1,260 88.6 86.3- 90.5
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 779 100.0 84 12.2 9.6- 15.5 695 87.8 84.5- 90.4
  African American, Non-Hispanic 333 100.0 36 13.0 9.1- 18.3 297 87.0 81.7- 90.9
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 59 100.0 8 23.0 8.1- 50.4 51 77.0 49.6- 91.9
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 64 100.0 6 5.9 2.3- 13.9 58 94.1 86.1- 97.7
  Latino/Hispanic 168 100.0 9 5.6 2.6- 11.6 159 94.4 88.4- 97.4
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 57 100.0 5 10.6 3.8- 26.3 52 89.4 73.7- 96.2
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 97 100.0 16 15.3 9.0- 25.0 81 84.7 75.0- 91.0
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 284 100.0 32 12.7 8.7- 18.2 252 87.3 81.8- 91.3
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 462 100.0 50 11.9 8.6- 16.1 412 88.1 83.9- 91.4
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 510 100.0 42 8.6 5.9- 12.4 468 91.4 87.6- 94.1
Age                  
  18-24 235 100.0 27 12.3 8.3- 18.0 208 87.7 82.0- 91.7
  25-30 289 100.0 30 10.9 7.2- 16.2 259 89.1 83.8- 92.8
  31-40 631 100.0 62 10.7 8.0- 14.2 569 89.3 85.8- 92.0
  41-44 255 100.0 26 12.5 8.0- 19.0 229 87.5 81.0- 92.0

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.