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   1,166 100.0 127 11.8 9.6- 14.3 1,039 88.2 85.7- 90.4
Race / Ethnicity                  
  White, Non-Hispanic 624 100.0 76 13.2 10.1- 16.9 548 86.8 83.1- 89.9
  African American, Non-Hispanic 279 100.0 37 13.3 9.3- 18.6 242 86.7 81.4- 90.7
  American Indian, Non-Hispanic 15 100.0 2 22.1 5.6- 57.6 13 77.9 42.4- 94.4
  Other Race, Non-Hispanic 62 100.0 6 7.4 3.2- 16.3 56 92.6 83.7- 96.8
  Latino/Hispanic 186 100.0 6 2.9 1.2- 6.6 180 97.1 93.4- 98.8
Education                  
  No Schooling through Grade 8 (Elementary) 38 100.0 1 7.4 1.1- 36.9 37 92.6 63.1- 98.9
  Grades 9 through 11 (Some High School) 68 100.0 10 18.9 9.5- 34.2 58 81.1 65.8- 90.5
  Grades 12 or GED (High School Graduate) 271 100.0 29 11.3 7.6- 16.6 242 88.7 83.4- 92.4
  College 1 year to 3 years (Some College or Technical school) 360 100.0 52 13.8 10.2- 18.4 308 86.2 81.6- 89.8
  College 4 years or more (College Graduate) 437 100.0 35 7.5 5.2- 10.6 402 92.5 89.4- 94.8
Age                  
  18-24 219 100.0 30 16.1 10.8- 23.1 189 83.9 76.9- 89.2
  25-30 250 100.0 15 6.5 3.7- 11.1 235 93.5 88.9- 96.3
  31-40 505 100.0 55 10.7 7.9- 14.3 450 89.3 85.7- 92.1
  41-44 201 100.0 27 13.1 8.7- 19.2 174 86.9 80.8- 91.3

Source: 2015 North Carolina BRFSS
PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.