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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 2,984 655 22.2 20.3-24.1 2,329 77.8 75.9-79.7
GENDER
Male 1,537 336 22.2 19.7-25.0 1,201 77.8 75.0-80.3
Female 1,447 319 22.1 19.6-24.8 1,128 77.9 75.2-80.4
RACE
White 2,107 446 21.1 19.0-23.3 1,661 78.9 76.7-81.0
African American 453 103 23.7 19.3-28.6 350 76.3 71.4-80.7
Other Minorities 420 105 24.5 19.6-30.1 315 75.5 69.9-80.4
HISPANIC
Yes 307 80 27.0 21.2-33.7 227 73.0 66.3-78.8
No 2,669 572 21.5 19.6-23.5 2,097 78.5 76.5-80.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 756 180 24.6 20.9-28.6 576 75.4 71.4-79.1
5 through 10 925 200 20.9 17.9-24.3 725 79.1 75.7-82.1
11 through 13 499 91 18.9 14.8-23.7 408 81.1 76.3-85.2
14 through 17 804 184 23.3 19.8-27.2 620 76.7 72.8-80.2
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 207 48 23.0 16.6-31.0 159 77.0 69.0-83.4
H.S. 498 97 18.4 14.5-23.0 401 81.6 77.0-85.5
Some College 758 162 23.5 19.7-27.7 596 76.5 72.3-80.3
College Graduate 1,516 348 22.7 20.2-25.4 1,168 77.3 74.6-79.8
SCHOOL
Public 1,967 414 21.1 18.9-23.4 1,553 78.9 76.6-81.1
Private/Home 279 61 21.6 16.3-28.1 218 78.4 71.9-83.7
GRADE
Not In School 729 180 25.2 21.4-29.3 549 74.8 70.7-78.6
K-5th 1,015 210 20.4 17.5-23.6 805 79.6 76.4-82.5
6th-8th 493 96 19.5 15.4-24.4 397 80.5 75.6-84.6
9th-12th* 746 168 23.4 19.7-27.5 578 76.6 72.5-80.3
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 133 24 18.9 11.8-29.0 109 81.1 71.0-88.2
Private 1,625 353 21.3 18.9-23.9 1,272 78.7 76.1-81.1
Health Choice 129 19 20.1 12.1-31.5 110 79.9 68.5-87.9
Medicaid 657 157 25.4 21.4-29.8 500 74.6 70.2-78.6
Other 255 63 22.3 16.7-29.0 192 77.7 71.0-83.3
No health insurance 162 34 20.7 14.1-29.4 128 79.3 70.6-85.9
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 297 55 20.1 15.0-26.4 242 79.9 73.6-85.0
No 2,659 596 22.4 20.4-24.4 2,063 77.6 75.6-79.6

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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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