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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:
Greater willingness of family members to eat fruits and vegetables

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  Total
Respond.#
Reported Not Reported
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,984 689 22.5 20.7-24.4 2,295 77.5 75.6-79.3
GENDER
Male 1,537 371 23.7 21.1-26.4 1,166 76.3 73.6-78.9
Female 1,447 318 21.3 18.8-24.0 1,129 78.7 76.0-81.2
RACE
White 2,107 519 24.9 22.7-27.3 1,588 75.1 72.7-77.3
African American 453 69 14.8 11.4-19.0 384 85.2 81.0-88.6
Other Minorities 420 100 23.9 19.1-29.5 320 76.1 70.5-80.9
HISPANIC
Yes 307 69 21.8 16.6-28.0 238 78.2 72.0-83.4
No 2,669 618 22.6 20.7-24.7 2,051 77.4 75.3-79.3
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 756 149 20.8 17.4-24.6 607 79.2 75.4-82.6
5 through 10 925 213 22.9 19.8-26.4 712 77.1 73.6-80.2
11 through 13 499 113 22.1 17.9-26.9 386 77.9 73.1-82.1
14 through 17 804 214 24.6 21.1-28.4 590 75.4 71.6-78.9
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 207 47 21.2 15.1-29.0 160 78.8 71.0-84.9
H.S. 498 105 20.6 16.5-25.4 393 79.4 74.6-83.5
Some College 758 164 21.2 17.8-25.2 594 78.8 74.8-82.2
College Graduate 1,516 373 24.0 21.5-26.7 1,143 76.0 73.3-78.5
SCHOOL
Public 1,967 466 23.0 20.8-25.4 1,501 77.0 74.6-79.2
Private/Home 279 77 24.8 19.2-31.4 202 75.2 68.6-80.8
GRADE
Not In School 729 144 20.5 17.2-24.4 585 79.5 75.6-82.8
K-5th 1,015 237 23.1 20.1-26.5 778 76.9 73.5-79.9
6th-8th 493 108 20.8 16.8-25.5 385 79.2 74.5-83.2
9th-12th* 746 200 25.4 21.7-29.5 546 74.6 70.5-78.3
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 133 27 19.8 12.6-29.7 106 80.2 70.3-87.4
Private 1,625 430 25.9 23.3-28.6 1,195 74.1 71.4-76.7
Health Choice 129 21 17.1 10.3-27.1 108 82.9 72.9-89.7
Medicaid 657 122 17.0 13.8-20.8 535 83.0 79.2-86.2
Other 255 58 26.9 20.3-34.8 197 73.1 65.2-79.7
No health insurance 162 29 17.4 11.1-26.1 133 82.6 73.9-88.9
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 297 80 23.0 17.9-29.2 217 77.0 70.8-82.1
No 2,659 604 22.5 20.6-24.6 2,055 77.5 75.4-79.4

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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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