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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:
More skill in food preparation techniques

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  Total
Respond.#
Reported Not Reported
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,984 146 4.9 4.0- 6.0 2,838 95.1 94.0-96.0
GENDER
Male 1,537 73 4.8 3.6- 6.3 1,464 95.2 93.7-96.4
Female 1,447 73 5.0 3.8- 6.6 1,374 95.0 93.4-96.2
RACE
White 2,107 94 4.3 3.3- 5.5 2,013 95.7 94.5-96.7
African American 453 25 5.4 3.4- 8.5 428 94.6 91.5-96.6
Other Minorities 420 27 6.8 4.4-10.5 393 93.2 89.5-95.6
HISPANIC
Yes 307 16 5.4 3.1- 9.2 291 94.6 90.8-96.9
No 2,669 130 4.8 3.9- 6.0 2,539 95.2 94.0-96.1
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 756 57 7.0 5.2- 9.5 699 93.0 90.5-94.8
5 through 10 925 36 4.3 2.9- 6.3 889 95.7 93.7-97.1
11 through 13 499 20 4.3 2.4- 7.4 479 95.7 92.6-97.6
14 through 17 804 33 3.5 2.3- 5.3 771 96.5 94.7-97.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 207 11 5.2 2.8- 9.7 196 94.8 90.3-97.2
H.S. 498 23 5.2 3.1- 8.7 475 94.8 91.3-96.9
Some College 758 40 5.3 3.6- 7.8 718 94.7 92.2-96.4
College Graduate 1,516 72 4.6 3.5- 6.0 1,444 95.4 94.0-96.5
SCHOOL
Public 1,967 80 4.2 3.2- 5.6 1,887 95.8 94.4-96.8
Private/Home 279 11 2.8 1.5- 5.4 268 97.2 94.6-98.5
GRADE
Not In School 729 55 7.2 5.2- 9.8 674 92.8 90.2-94.8
K-5th 1,015 42 4.7 3.2- 6.7 973 95.3 93.3-96.8
6th-8th 493 18 3.3 1.8- 5.9 475 96.7 94.1-98.2
9th-12th* 746 31 3.5 2.3- 5.4 715 96.5 94.6-97.7
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 133 3 1.5 0.4- 5.7 130 98.5 94.3-99.6
Private 1,625 84 5.1 3.9- 6.6 1,541 94.9 93.4-96.1
Health Choice 129 5 4.8 1.6-13.7 124 95.2 86.3-98.4
Medicaid 657 31 5.3 3.5- 7.9 626 94.7 92.1-96.5
Other 255 18 6.2 3.6-10.5 237 93.8 89.5-96.4
No health insurance 162 5 2.5 1.0- 6.3 157 97.5 93.7-99.0
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 297 12 4.0 2.0- 7.8 285 96.0 92.2-98.0
No 2,659 131 4.9 4.0- 6.0 2,528 95.1 94.0-96.0

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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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