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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:
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  Total
Respond.#
Reported Not Reported
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,984 1,153 39.4 37.2-41.6 1,831 60.6 58.4-62.8
GENDER
Male 1,537 612 40.5 37.5-43.7 925 59.5 56.3-62.5
Female 1,447 541 38.1 35.0-41.3 906 61.9 58.7-65.0
RACE
White 2,107 749 35.5 32.9-38.1 1,358 64.5 61.9-67.1
African American 453 217 47.3 42.0-52.7 236 52.7 47.3-58.0
Other Minorities 420 185 44.4 38.5-50.5 235 55.6 49.5-61.5
HISPANIC
Yes 307 146 50.6 43.7-57.5 161 49.4 42.5-56.3
No 2,669 1,006 37.9 35.6-40.2 1,663 62.1 59.8-64.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 756 298 38.1 34.0-42.5 458 61.9 57.5-66.0
5 through 10 925 360 40.2 36.4-44.1 565 59.8 55.9-63.6
11 through 13 499 190 40.1 34.7-45.8 309 59.9 54.2-65.3
14 through 17 804 305 39.2 34.9-43.6 499 60.8 56.4-65.1
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 207 118 57.8 49.3-65.9 89 42.2 34.1-50.7
H.S. 498 248 52.7 47.1-58.2 250 47.3 41.8-52.9
Some College 758 326 44.1 39.7-48.7 432 55.9 51.3-60.3
College Graduate 1,516 459 30.3 27.5-33.3 1,057 69.7 66.7-72.5
SCHOOL
Public 1,967 787 41.7 39.0-44.5 1,180 58.3 55.5-61.0
Private/Home 279 73 25.7 19.9-32.5 206 74.3 67.5-80.1
GRADE
Not In School 729 287 38.5 34.2-43.0 442 61.5 57.0-65.8
K-5th 1,015 391 39.3 35.7-43.0 624 60.7 57.0-64.3
6th-8th 493 186 40.3 34.8-46.1 307 59.7 53.9-65.2
9th-12th* 746 288 39.9 35.5-44.5 458 60.1 55.5-64.5
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 133 42 35.1 25.2-46.5 91 64.9 53.5-74.8
Private 1,625 538 32.7 29.9-35.6 1,087 67.3 64.4-70.1
Health Choice 129 84 65.4 54.7-74.8 45 34.6 25.2-45.3
Medicaid 657 327 49.1 44.4-53.9 330 50.9 46.1-55.6
Other 255 73 30.8 24.0-38.6 182 69.2 61.4-76.0
No health insurance 162 77 51.1 41.6-60.5 85 48.9 39.5-58.4
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 297 124 40.7 34.0-47.8 173 59.3 52.2-66.0
No 2,659 1,018 39.2 36.9-41.6 1,641 60.8 58.4-63.1

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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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