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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Food Preparation

How often in the past 12 months did you buy fruits or vegetables locally grown
such as from a farmer's market, CSA, roadside stand, or pick-your-own produce farm?

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  Total
Respond.#
Never Less than once a month At least once a month Once a week
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,932 773 26.9 25.0-29.0 986 33.6 31.5-35.7 443 14.9 13.3-16.6 730 24.6 22.7-26.6
GENDER
Male 1,514 397 27.2 24.5-30.1 509 33.3 30.4-36.3 228 14.5 12.4-16.8 380 25.1 22.4-27.9
Female 1,418 376 26.7 23.9-29.6 477 33.9 30.9-37.0 215 15.4 13.1-17.9 350 24.1 21.4-27.0
RACE
White 1,985 442 22.1 19.9-24.5 764 38.9 36.3-41.7 331 16.3 14.3-18.4 448 22.7 20.4-25.1
African American 419 160 37.5 32.3-43.1 122 30.8 25.9-36.2 55 14.3 10.7-18.9 82 17.3 13.6-21.9
Other Minorities 527 171 30.8 26.2-35.8 100 18.6 14.7-23.2 56 10.9 7.9-14.8 200 39.7 34.6-45.2
HISPANIC
Yes 307 99 28.6 23.0-35.0 39 14.3 9.9-20.1 25 9.5 6.0-14.8 144 47.6 40.8-54.5
No 2,618 671 26.7 24.6-28.9 945 36.2 33.9-38.5 418 15.7 14.0-17.5 584 21.4 19.5-23.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 743 211 28.4 24.5-32.6 263 34.1 30.1-38.4 106 13.5 10.7-16.8 163 24.0 20.3-28.1
5 through 10 914 221 25.5 22.2-29.2 316 35.9 32.2-39.9 136 13.6 11.2-16.5 241 24.9 21.7-28.4
11 through 13 483 132 26.6 21.9-31.8 160 32.7 27.6-38.1 85 17.4 13.5-22.2 106 23.3 18.8-28.6
14 through 17 792 209 27.5 23.6-31.6 247 29.9 26.1-34.1 116 16.8 13.6-20.7 220 25.8 22.2-29.8
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 203 59 24.8 18.4-32.5 24 13.7 8.6-21.1 17 8.7 4.9-15.1 103 52.8 44.3-61.2
H.S. 481 166 34.5 29.4-40.1 124 26.7 21.8-32.1 65 14.6 11.0-19.3 126 24.2 19.7-29.2
Some College 747 212 30.7 26.6-35.1 236 30.7 26.7-35.0 128 17.4 14.1-21.2 171 21.2 17.8-25.1
College Graduate 1,496 334 23.2 20.6-25.9 602 40.0 37.0-43.1 231 14.6 12.6-16.9 329 22.2 19.7-25.0
SCHOOL
Public 1,932 505 26.5 24.1-29.0 632 33.4 30.8-36.1 297 15.6 13.6-17.8 498 24.5 22.2-27.0
Private/Home 274 62 25.3 19.3-32.3 96 32.7 26.4-39.8 41 14.7 10.3-20.7 75 27.3 21.3-34.3
GRADE
Not In School 717 202 28.3 24.4-32.6 255 34.2 30.1-38.6 105 13.5 10.7-16.9 155 23.9 20.2-28.1
K-5th 1,001 249 26.3 23.1-29.8 338 34.7 31.2-38.5 148 13.7 11.3-16.4 266 25.3 22.1-28.7
6th-8th 477 135 27.5 22.7-32.9 154 32.6 27.5-38.2 78 16.0 12.2-20.8 110 23.9 19.2-29.3
9th-12th* 737 187 25.8 22.0-30.0 239 31.3 27.3-35.6 112 18.0 14.5-22.1 199 24.9 21.2-28.9
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 131 23 19.4 11.7-30.5 57 40.5 30.4-51.5 27 16.9 10.9-25.2 24 23.2 14.5-34.9
Private 1,594 360 22.7 20.3-25.4 628 40.1 37.2-43.2 261 16.5 14.3-18.9 345 20.6 18.3-23.2
Health Choice 128 41 30.0 21.3-40.3 29 25.5 16.9-36.5 19 12.4 7.4-20.0 39 32.1 22.8-43.2
Medicaid 645 216 34.1 29.7-38.8 143 23.2 19.3-27.5 83 12.3 9.4-15.9 203 30.4 26.2-35.0
Other 254 79 35.4 28.2-43.3 90 31.9 25.4-39.3 29 11.6 7.4-17.7 56 21.1 15.4-28.2
No health insurance 158 52 30.8 22.8-40.1 32 19.8 13.1-28.7 18 10.2 5.7-17.5 56 39.2 30.1-49.1
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 293 82 29.2 23.2-36.1 107 38.3 31.6-45.4 45 13.2 9.2-18.4 59 19.3 14.3-25.6
No 2,611 679 26.5 24.5-28.7 867 32.9 30.7-35.2 398 15.2 13.6-17.1 667 25.3 23.3-27.5

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

^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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