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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Parent Education

How helpful would it be to learn about teens and tobacco?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Least Helpful Helpful Very Helpful
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 950 149 16.1 13.4-19.3 171 18.0 15.1-21.3 630 65.9 62.0-69.6
GENDER
Male 499 74 15.0 11.4-19.4 98 20.6 16.3-25.6 327 64.4 58.8-69.7
Female 451 75 17.4 13.4-22.3 73 15.1 11.5-19.5 303 67.5 61.9-72.7
RACE
White 627 115 20.3 16.5-24.7 124 20.6 16.8-25.0 388 59.1 54.0-63.9
African American 166 16 9.4 5.2-16.3 22 11.9 7.4-18.6 128 78.7 70.5-85.1
Other Minorities 157 18 11.0 6.3-18.7 25 17.5 10.8-27.2 114 71.5 61.3-79.8
HISPANIC
Yes 82 10 11.6 5.6-22.6 12 17.5 9.1-30.9 60 70.9 57.3-81.6
No 866 139 16.7 13.8-20.1 159 18.1 15.1-21.5 568 65.2 61.1-69.1
AGE GROUPS
11 through 13 388 60 16.2 11.9-21.6 67 18.8 14.2-24.4 261 65.0 58.6-70.9
14 through 17 562 89 16.1 12.7-20.1 104 17.4 13.9-21.5 369 66.6 61.6-71.2
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 57 1 3.1 0.4-18.9 11 21.1 10.7-37.4 45 75.8 59.2-87.2
H.S. 198 22 12.5 7.6-20.0 27 14.1 9.0-21.5 149 73.4 64.7-80.6
Some College 246 30 10.2 6.5-15.6 37 15.5 10.4-22.4 179 74.3 66.8-80.6
College Graduate 449 96 22.2 17.8-27.4 96 20.3 16.1-25.3 257 57.5 51.6-63.1
SCHOOL
Public 855 123 15.2 12.4-18.6 150 16.9 14.0-20.3 582 67.9 63.7-71.7
Private/Home 88 25 24.6 15.8-36.1 20 28.1 17.5-41.8 43 47.4 34.9-60.1
GRADE
4th-5th 42 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 11 32.5 17.1-53.0 30 66.8 46.5-82.3
6th-8th 384 63 17.1 12.8-22.6 64 16.9 12.6-22.2 257 66.0 59.7-71.9
9th-12th* 521 84 16.5 13.0-20.8 95 17.7 13.9-22.1 342 65.8 60.6-70.7
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 52 8 19.0 8.9-36.1 7 14.2 6.7-27.5 37 66.8 50.6-79.8
Private 508 93 19.3 15.4-24.1 102 18.7 15.0-23.2 313 61.9 56.5-67.1
Health Choice 55 5 9.2 3.4-22.6 8 13.8 5.6-29.9 42 77.0 60.6-87.9
Medicaid 164 11 7.1 3.4-14.3 26 20.0 12.8-30.0 127 72.9 62.7-81.1
Other 86 22 24.0 14.4-37.2 15 18.3 9.6-32.0 49 57.7 43.7-70.5
No health insurance 73 6 9.6 3.6-23.2 12 14.8 7.7-26.6 55 75.6 61.6-85.6
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 110 13 13.9 7.5-24.2 24 25.8 16.6-37.6 73 60.4 48.5-71.1
No 835 133 16.1 13.2-19.5 146 17.1 14.1-20.6 556 66.8 62.7-70.8

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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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