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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Physical Activity

In an average week, how many days does your child participate in physically active play
that is led, taught or coached?***

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  Total
Respond.#
1 day 2 days 3 days 4-7 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,645 191 7.2 6.1- 8.6 258 9.9 8.6-11.5 374 14.1 12.5-15.8 1,181 43.5 41.1-45.8 641 25.3 23.2-27.4
GENDER
Male 1,357 87 6.2 4.8- 7.9 127 9.6 7.7-11.8 185 14.3 12.1-16.8 614 43.4 40.1-46.7 344 26.6 23.7-29.7
Female 1,288 104 8.4 6.7-10.5 131 10.3 8.4-12.6 189 13.9 11.7-16.3 567 43.6 40.2-47.0 297 23.8 21.0-26.9
RACE
White 1,793 120 7.0 5.6- 8.7 178 10.5 8.8-12.4 278 16.3 14.2-18.5 837 45.4 42.6-48.3 380 20.8 18.6-23.3
African American 383 30 6.9 4.5-10.4 43 9.7 6.8-13.5 40 10.1 7.1-14.1 180 48.1 42.3-54.0 90 25.2 20.4-30.8
Other Minorities 468 41 8.5 5.9-12.1 37 8.3 5.4-12.5 55 11.1 8.0-15.2 164 30.5 25.7-35.8 171 41.6 36.0-47.5
HISPANIC
Yes 264 24 8.9 5.6-14.1 26 10.1 6.2-16.0 26 10.4 6.5-16.1 68 22.1 16.8-28.4 120 48.5 41.1-56.0
No 2,376 166 7.0 5.8- 8.4 232 9.9 8.5-11.5 347 14.6 12.9-16.4 1,111 46.2 43.6-48.7 520 22.3 20.3-24.5
AGE GROUPS
2 through 4 448 30 6.5 4.2-10.0 28 7.5 4.9-11.4 25 4.3 2.7- 6.8 174 37.7 32.3-43.4 191 44.0 38.4-49.7
5 through 10 915 102 11.0 8.8-13.8 127 13.8 11.3-16.8 158 17.7 14.8-21.1 377 40.0 36.2-43.9 151 17.5 14.6-20.7
11 through 13 496 23 3.9 2.4- 6.5 45 9.1 6.4-12.8 82 15.7 12.2-19.9 274 52.4 46.8-57.9 72 19.0 14.7-24.2
14 through 17 786 36 4.5 3.1- 6.7 58 6.7 4.9- 9.1 109 15.2 12.3-18.7 356 46.8 42.4-51.3 227 26.8 23.1-30.8
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 175 9 5.2 2.4-10.9 13 8.4 4.2-15.9 16 8.8 4.9-15.3 36 17.5 11.7-25.3 101 60.2 50.9-68.7
H.S. 449 28 7.4 4.7-11.4 42 8.4 5.8-11.9 52 11.4 8.1-15.8 191 41.7 36.0-47.6 136 31.1 26.0-36.8
Some College 671 49 7.8 5.6-10.8 54 7.3 5.3-10.1 100 15.3 12.2-19.0 305 42.3 37.7-47.1 163 27.3 23.0-32.0
College Graduate 1,345 105 7.3 5.8- 9.2 149 11.9 9.8-14.2 206 15.2 13.0-17.7 647 48.3 45.0-51.6 238 17.4 15.0-20.0
SCHOOL
Public 1,938 141 7.3 5.9- 8.9 202 10.6 9.0-12.5 304 16.5 14.4-18.7 902 45.4 42.6-48.2 389 20.3 18.1-22.6
Private/Home 277 24 9.4 5.9-14.6 32 11.1 7.4-16.3 47 14.8 10.5-20.3 121 46.4 39.3-53.8 53 18.3 13.5-24.3
GRADE
Not In School 422 25 5.7 3.5- 9.0 23 6.6 4.1-10.4 23 4.5 2.8- 7.3 158 34.8 29.4-40.5 193 48.5 42.7-54.4
K-5th 1,003 114 11.3 9.1-14.0 142 13.9 11.4-16.8 167 16.8 14.1-20.0 424 41.8 38.1-45.6 156 16.2 13.6-19.1
6th-8th 489 20 2.8 1.6- 4.8 37 7.5 5.0-11.1 82 15.3 12.0-19.4 275 53.7 48.0-59.3 75 20.6 16.1-26.1
9th-12th* 730 32 4.6 3.0- 6.9 56 7.4 5.4-10.0 102 15.7 12.6-19.4 323 45.3 40.8-50.0 217 27.0 23.3-31.2
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 120 7 4.1 1.7- 9.6 15 15.2 8.3-26.2 17 11.7 6.8-19.4 62 51.0 39.6-62.4 19 17.9 10.2-29.5
Private 1,464 109 7.9 6.3- 9.9 157 11.1 9.2-13.3 228 15.6 13.4-18.1 689 46.3 43.2-49.5 281 19.0 16.6-21.7
Health Choice 122 11 10.0 4.9-19.3 15 9.9 5.2-18.2 15 17.1 9.9-28.0 48 41.1 30.8-52.2 33 21.9 14.8-31.2
Medicaid 534 42 7.0 4.8-10.1 30 6.7 4.3-10.2 54 9.4 6.9-12.7 212 36.9 32.0-42.1 196 40.0 34.9-45.3
Other 231 11 3.7 1.8- 7.6 22 9.9 6.0-15.7 31 14.3 9.5-20.9 119 51.7 43.6-59.7 48 20.4 14.7-27.6
No health insurance 155 11 6.5 3.4-12.0 18 9.1 5.0-16.0 28 16.8 10.8-25.1 44 27.9 20.0-37.5 54 39.7 30.4-49.8
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 277 19 6.5 3.8-10.7 31 11.0 7.2-16.4 40 13.4 9.4-18.9 110 41.6 34.5-49.0 77 27.6 21.4-34.7
No 2,344 171 7.3 6.1- 8.8 225 9.8 8.4-11.5 332 14.2 12.5-16.0 1,055 43.5 41.0-46.1 561 25.1 23.0-27.4

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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 2 years and older.

^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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