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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Physical Activity

On a typical day how much total time does your child spend in physically active play?***

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  Total
Respond.#
None Less than 20 min 20 min to 1 hr 1 hr to 2 hrs 2 hrs or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,619 97 3.4 2.6- 4.3 87 3.2 2.5- 4.2 185 6.2 5.2- 7.4 1,256 47.7 45.3-50.2 994 39.4 37.1-41.8
GENDER
Male 1,350 31 2.4 1.5- 3.8 36 2.5 1.6- 3.7 81 5.2 3.9- 6.7 631 46.1 42.8-49.4 571 43.9 40.6-47.3
Female 1,269 66 4.4 3.2- 5.9 51 4.1 2.9- 5.7 104 7.4 5.9- 9.3 625 49.6 46.1-53.0 423 34.6 31.4-38.0
RACE
White 1,775 52 2.0 1.4- 2.7 49 2.3 1.6- 3.2 149 7.3 6.0- 8.8 883 51.3 48.4-54.2 642 37.1 34.4-40.0
African American 385 25 5.6 3.6- 8.8 15 4.2 2.3- 7.5 19 5.1 3.0- 8.5 158 39.5 34.0-45.4 168 45.5 39.7-51.5
Other Minorities 458 20 5.5 3.2- 9.5 23 5.4 3.3- 8.6 17 3.9 2.2- 6.8 214 45.0 39.3-50.9 184 40.2 34.6-46.0
HISPANIC
Yes 257 17 7.0 3.8-12.5 17 7.0 4.1-11.8 6 2.5 1.0- 6.0 121 45.8 38.4-53.5 96 37.6 30.5-45.2
No 2,357 80 2.9 2.2- 3.8 70 2.8 2.1- 3.7 178 6.7 5.6- 8.0 1,134 48.0 45.5-50.6 895 39.6 37.2-42.2
AGE GROUPS
2 through 4 439 2 0.5 0.1- 1.8 12 2.5 1.3- 4.6 13 3.0 1.5- 5.8 128 27.9 23.1-33.4 284 66.1 60.5-71.3
5 through 10 915 9 1.2 0.6- 2.7 22 2.5 1.5- 4.2 51 6.0 4.4- 8.2 477 51.4 47.4-55.4 356 38.8 35.0-42.7
11 through 13 490 12 2.7 1.3- 5.6 18 3.1 1.7- 5.5 34 5.9 3.9- 8.9 264 57.4 51.7-62.8 162 31.0 26.0-36.4
14 through 17 775 74 9.3 7.0-12.3 35 5.0 3.3- 7.4 87 9.4 7.3-12.0 387 50.8 46.3-55.3 192 25.5 21.8-29.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 174 16 9.4 5.1-16.8 11 7.2 3.7-13.7 3 2.1 0.6- 6.8 79 41.2 32.5-50.4 65 40.2 31.5-49.5
H.S. 444 23 6.1 3.7-10.0 13 2.8 1.3- 5.8 17 2.9 1.7- 4.9 182 41.7 36.0-47.7 209 46.5 40.7-52.4
Some College 661 27 2.4 1.5- 3.9 17 2.6 1.5- 4.6 49 6.1 4.3- 8.5 292 43.1 38.4-47.9 276 45.8 41.0-50.6
College Graduate 1,335 31 2.1 1.3- 3.1 46 3.1 2.2- 4.3 116 8.0 6.4- 9.9 700 52.7 49.3-56.0 442 34.2 31.1-37.5
SCHOOL
Public 1,922 85 4.0 3.1- 5.3 61 3.1 2.3- 4.2 150 7.2 5.9- 8.7 989 52.1 49.2-54.9 637 33.6 31.0-36.3
Private/Home 276 6 1.8 0.7- 4.6 13 4.8 2.4- 9.2 22 7.3 4.4-11.8 144 53.4 46.1-60.5 91 32.7 26.2-40.0
GRADE
Not In School 413 5 1.4 0.5- 4.0 13 2.9 1.6- 5.2 11 1.8 1.0- 3.5 119 26.9 22.0-32.4 265 67.0 61.3-72.2
K-5th 1,004 8 0.9 0.4- 2.1 23 2.3 1.4- 3.8 56 6.2 4.6- 8.3 523 52.0 48.2-55.8 394 38.6 35.0-42.4
6th-8th 481 15 3.1 1.6- 6.0 20 3.6 2.1- 6.0 31 5.6 3.6- 8.7 264 57.4 51.7-63.0 151 30.3 25.3-35.8
9th-12th* 720 69 9.5 7.1-12.7 31 4.9 3.2- 7.6 87 10.2 7.9-13.1 349 48.9 44.3-53.6 184 26.4 22.5-30.8
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 120 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9 2 1.3 0.3- 5.9 12 9.2 4.2-19.2 66 54.1 42.7-65.2 37 34.1 24.2-45.7
Private 1,444 37 2.0 1.3- 2.9 41 2.6 1.8- 3.7 124 7.6 6.1- 9.3 752 53.3 50.0-56.5 490 34.7 31.6-37.8
Health Choice 124 9 8.5 3.9-17.6 2 2.2 0.4-10.6 4 1.8 0.6- 5.4 52 38.5 28.6-49.6 57 48.9 38.2-59.8
Medicaid 527 28 4.3 2.8- 6.5 25 4.5 2.8- 7.1 18 3.0 1.7- 5.1 204 36.7 31.7-41.9 252 51.6 46.3-56.9
Other 232 9 3.1 1.1- 8.4 10 6.1 2.9-12.2 13 5.0 2.5-10.0 102 44.4 36.6-52.6 98 41.3 33.7-49.3
No health insurance 154 9 8.9 3.9-19.0 7 3.5 1.5- 8.3 11 8.2 3.9-16.4 77 49.7 39.9-59.5 50 29.7 21.8-39.0
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 270 16 5.7 3.1-10.4 10 3.2 1.4- 7.2 19 5.7 3.4- 9.5 128 50.4 43.0-57.7 97 35.0 28.3-42.4
No 2,325 80 3.1 2.3- 4.1 76 3.2 2.4- 4.2 165 6.3 5.2- 7.6 1,117 47.4 44.8-50.0 887 40.0 37.5-42.5

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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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