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   1,178 100.0 101 9.3 7.5- 11.4 1,077 90.7 88.6- 92.5
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 635 100.0 62 9.9 7.6- 12.9 573 90.1 87.1- 92.4
  African American, Non-Hispanic 290 100.0 24 10.3 6.7- 15.4 266 89.7 84.6- 93.3
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 20 100.0 3 11.2 3.1- 32.9 17 88.8 67.1- 96.9
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 50 100.0 6 15.7 5.8- 35.8 44 84.3 64.2- 94.2
  Latino/Hispanic 183 100.0 6 2.0 0.8- 5.2 177 98.0 94.8- 99.2
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 47 100.0 2 3.5 0.9- 13.1 45 96.5 86.9- 99.1
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 79 100.0 6 8.3 3.6- 18.0 73 91.7 82.0- 96.4
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 281 100.0 26 10.1 6.6- 15.0 255 89.9 85.0- 93.4
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 343 100.0 34 10.4 7.2- 14.7 309 89.6 85.3- 92.8
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 434 100.0 33 8.1 5.7- 11.4 401 91.9 88.6- 94.3
Age                  
  18-24 237 100.0 26 9.2 6.0- 13.8 211 90.8 86.2- 94.0
  25-30 265 100.0 19 8.6 5.2- 13.7 246 91.4 86.3- 94.8
  31-40 455 100.0 29 7.5 5.0- 11.1 426 92.5 88.9- 95.0
  41-44 234 100.0 27 13.2 8.8- 19.4 207 86.8 80.6- 91.2

Source: 2014 North Carolina BRFSS
PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.