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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Food Preparation

What would help you to serve your family more fruits and vegetables than you do right now:
Easy access to affordable locally grown fruits and vegetables

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  Total
Respond.#
Reported Not Reported
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,984 401 12.7 11.3-14.3 2,583 87.3 85.7-88.7
GENDER
Male 1,537 194 12.1 10.2-14.4 1,343 87.9 85.6-89.8
Female 1,447 207 13.4 11.4-15.7 1,240 86.6 84.3-88.6
RACE
White 2,107 291 13.0 11.3-14.9 1,816 87.0 85.1-88.7
African American 453 57 12.5 9.3-16.5 396 87.5 83.5-90.7
Other Minorities 420 53 12.3 8.8-16.9 367 87.7 83.1-91.2
HISPANIC
Yes 307 27 9.4 6.0-14.4 280 90.6 85.6-94.0
No 2,669 373 13.2 11.6-14.8 2,296 86.8 85.2-88.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 756 96 13.0 10.3-16.3 660 87.0 83.7-89.7
5 through 10 925 114 11.5 9.2-14.2 811 88.5 85.8-90.8
11 through 13 499 69 13.7 10.2-18.2 430 86.3 81.8-89.8
14 through 17 804 122 13.6 10.9-16.8 682 86.4 83.2-89.1
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 207 13 5.1 2.6-10.0 194 94.9 90.0-97.4
H.S. 498 68 13.0 9.7-17.2 430 87.0 82.8-90.3
Some College 758 96 13.3 10.4-16.9 662 86.7 83.1-89.6
College Graduate 1,516 223 13.5 11.5-15.7 1,293 86.5 84.3-88.5
SCHOOL
Public 1,967 259 12.1 10.4-14.0 1,708 87.9 86.0-89.6
Private/Home 279 45 15.6 11.1-21.6 234 84.4 78.4-88.9
GRADE
Not In School 729 96 13.4 10.6-16.8 633 86.6 83.2-89.4
K-5th 1,015 122 11.3 9.1-13.8 893 88.7 86.2-90.9
6th-8th 493 72 14.3 10.7-18.8 421 85.7 81.2-89.3
9th-12th* 746 110 13.4 10.6-16.8 636 86.6 83.2-89.4
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 133 28 22.4 14.6-32.8 105 77.6 67.2-85.4
Private 1,625 229 13.6 11.6-15.8 1,396 86.4 84.2-88.4
Health Choice 129 16 11.8 6.8-19.7 113 88.2 80.3-93.2
Medicaid 657 69 10.1 7.6-13.4 588 89.9 86.6-92.4
Other 255 38 13.8 9.3-20.1 217 86.2 79.9-90.7
No health insurance 162 20 10.5 6.0-17.6 142 89.5 82.4-94.0
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 297 33 13.5 9.0-19.6 264 86.5 80.4-91.0
No 2,659 363 12.7 11.2-14.3 2,296 87.3 85.7-88.8

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*Includes those in college or other post high school education
**SHCN=Children with Special Health Care Needs

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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