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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Parent Education

How helpful would it be to learn about helping teens maintain a healthy weight?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Least Helpful Helpful Very Helpful
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 956 82 7.6 5.9- 9.8 212 23.0 19.7-26.6 662 69.4 65.5-73.0
GENDER
Male 501 50 8.6 6.2-11.9 122 24.9 20.3-30.1 329 66.5 61.0-71.6
Female 455 32 6.6 4.3- 9.8 90 20.9 16.5-26.2 333 72.5 67.0-77.4
RACE
White 631 69 10.8 8.1-14.1 150 25.3 21.2-30.0 412 63.9 59.0-68.5
African American 167 4 2.0 0.7- 5.6 31 17.1 11.4-24.8 132 80.9 73.1-86.9
Other Minorities 158 9 4.7 2.2- 9.5 31 23.4 15.3-34.0 118 72.0 61.5-80.5
HISPANIC
Yes 82 6 4.7 1.9-11.1 16 26.3 15.6-40.8 60 69.0 54.9-80.3
No 872 76 8.0 6.1-10.4 196 22.6 19.3-26.4 600 69.4 65.4-73.1
AGE GROUPS
11 through 13 389 31 7.1 4.6-10.8 80 23.0 17.9-29.0 278 69.9 63.6-75.5
14 through 17 567 51 8.0 5.8-11.0 132 23.0 18.9-27.6 384 69.0 64.1-73.5
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 57 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 12 27.2 14.6-44.9 44 72.1 54.5-84.8
H.S. 201 7 3.4 1.4- 8.0 35 17.3 11.6-25.0 159 79.3 71.3-85.5
Some College 249 14 4.9 2.3- 9.9 51 21.7 15.8-29.0 184 73.5 65.8-80.0
College Graduate 449 60 11.8 8.8-15.5 114 25.3 20.5-30.8 275 62.9 57.2-68.3
SCHOOL
Public 861 72 7.8 6.0-10.2 178 20.9 17.6-24.7 611 71.3 67.3-74.9
Private/Home 88 10 6.5 3.0-13.3 32 42.0 29.9-55.0 46 51.6 38.9-64.0
GRADE
4th-5th 42 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 8 26.6 12.5-48.0 33 72.7 51.5-87.0
6th-8th 387 32 7.3 4.8-11.0 84 23.2 18.1-29.3 271 69.5 63.2-75.0
9th-12th* 524 49 8.6 6.2-11.7 118 22.3 18.1-27.1 357 69.1 64.0-73.8
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 52 6 12.6 4.7-29.5 6 12.3 5.3-25.9 40 75.2 58.8-86.5
Private 508 48 8.9 6.4-12.2 121 23.0 18.7-27.9 339 68.1 62.8-72.9
Health Choice 58 2 1.9 0.4- 7.5 10 20.9 10.6-36.9 46 77.3 61.5-87.9
Medicaid 166 8 4.8 1.9-11.8 34 22.9 15.6-32.3 124 72.2 62.5-80.2
Other 86 11 12.0 6.1-22.4 20 26.3 15.3-41.4 55 61.7 47.4-74.2
No health insurance 74 4 3.4 1.1-10.0 17 25.1 14.3-40.1 53 71.5 56.7-82.8
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 110 4 3.4 1.0-11.1 29 27.5 18.7-38.5 77 69.1 57.9-78.4
No 840 78 8.3 6.4-10.7 179 21.9 18.5-25.8 583 69.8 65.7-73.6

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

***Asked only for children 11 years and older that would like to learn more about teen health issues (Responded 'Yes' to question 1 of Parent Education Module).

^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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