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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Parent Education

How helpful would it be to learn about teens and marijuana or other illegal drugs?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Least Helpful Helpful Very Helpful
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 952 76 8.4 6.4-10.9 157 16.7 13.9-20.0 719 74.9 71.2-78.3
GENDER
Male 498 39 8.8 6.0-12.9 81 16.8 13.0-21.5 378 74.4 69.1-79.1
Female 454 37 7.9 5.4-11.4 76 16.6 12.7-21.5 341 75.5 70.2-80.2
RACE
White 629 56 10.1 7.4-13.7 118 19.3 15.7-23.7 455 70.5 65.7-75.0
African American 165 10 5.7 2.7-11.6 18 10.4 6.0-17.4 137 83.9 76.1-89.6
Other Minorities 158 10 6.0 2.6-13.0 21 16.6 10.0-26.3 127 77.4 67.4-85.1
HISPANIC
Yes 82 5 6.6 2.3-17.5 12 18.2 9.6-31.6 65 75.2 61.4-85.3
No 868 71 8.6 6.5-11.3 145 16.6 13.6-20.0 652 74.8 71.0-78.4
AGE GROUPS
11 through 13 389 33 9.8 6.5-14.7 62 17.7 13.2-23.4 294 72.4 66.1-77.9
14 through 17 563 43 7.2 5.1-10.2 95 15.9 12.5-20.0 425 76.9 72.3-80.9
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 57 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 8 18.2 8.4-35.2 48 81.1 64.3-91.1
H.S. 199 14 7.5 3.9-13.8 20 13.5 8.0-21.7 165 79.1 70.4-85.8
Some College 248 16 6.3 3.3-11.6 36 13.1 8.8-19.2 196 80.6 73.6-86.0
College Graduate 448 45 10.8 7.6-15.1 93 19.5 15.3-24.5 310 69.7 64.1-74.8
SCHOOL
Public 857 62 7.8 5.7-10.5 135 15.7 12.8-19.1 660 76.5 72.7-80.0
Private/Home 88 13 13.5 7.1-24.3 21 26.2 16.1-39.6 54 60.2 47.1-72.1
GRADE
4th-5th 42 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 8 27.3 12.9-48.6 33 72.1 50.9-86.5
6th-8th 386 32 9.7 6.4-14.6 58 15.3 11.2-20.6 296 74.9 68.8-80.2
9th-12th* 521 42 7.7 5.4-11.0 90 16.9 13.3-21.4 389 75.3 70.4-79.6
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 52 6 13.4 5.1-30.6 7 15.4 7.3-29.6 39 71.2 54.9-83.5
Private 508 42 9.6 6.7-13.5 91 15.8 12.4-19.9 375 74.7 69.7-79.1
Health Choice 55 3 5.3 1.5-17.1 8 13.7 5.6-29.9 44 81.0 64.9-90.8
Medicaid 166 8 4.4 1.7-10.9 23 19.6 12.4-29.6 135 76.0 65.9-83.9
Other 85 9 8.4 4.0-16.6 19 26.4 15.5-41.2 57 65.2 50.9-77.2
No health insurance 74 4 6.4 1.8-19.9 9 11.7 5.4-23.7 61 81.9 68.1-90.5
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 109 6 8.2 3.4-18.8 22 19.4 12.2-29.5 81 72.3 61.0-81.4
No 838 69 8.3 6.2-11.0 132 16.1 13.1-19.6 637 75.6 71.6-79.2

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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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