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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Physical Activity

Does your child walk or ride a bicycle to school?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,707 87 5.1 3.8- 6.6 1,620 94.9 93.4-96.2
GENDER
Male 930 52 5.8 4.0- 8.2 878 94.2 91.8-96.0
Female 777 35 4.3 2.8- 6.6 742 95.7 93.4-97.2
RACE
White 1,267 63 4.8 3.5- 6.5 1,204 95.2 93.5-96.5
African American 252 15 4.7 2.4- 9.3 237 95.3 90.7-97.6
Other Minorities 185 9 7.1 3.2-15.0 176 92.9 85.0-96.8
HISPANIC
Yes 125 10 8.1 3.9-15.8 115 91.9 84.2-96.1
No 1,581 77 4.7 3.5- 6.3 1,504 95.3 93.7-96.5
AGE GROUPS
5 through 10 671 28 4.4 2.7- 7.1 643 95.6 92.9-97.3
11 through 13 388 18 5.2 2.8- 9.3 370 94.8 90.7-97.2
14 through 17 648 41 5.8 3.9- 8.5 607 94.2 91.5-96.1
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 77 6 10.1 4.1-22.6 71 89.9 77.4-95.9
H.S. 313 14 4.6 2.2- 9.4 299 95.4 90.6-97.8
Some College 429 20 4.5 2.4- 8.3 409 95.5 91.7-97.6
College Graduate 886 47 4.9 3.4- 7.0 839 95.1 93.0-96.6
SCHOOL
Public 1,574 82 5.2 3.9- 6.9 1,492 94.8 93.1-96.1
Private/Home 133 5 3.4 1.2- 8.9 128 96.6 91.1-98.8
GRADE
K-5th 719 29 4.2 2.6- 6.7 690 95.8 93.3-97.4
6th-8th 414 20 6.4 3.6-11.1 394 93.6 88.9-96.4
9th-12th* 572 38 5.4 3.7- 7.8 534 94.6 92.2-96.3
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 80 5 6.6 2.5-16.1 75 93.4 83.9-97.5
Private 983 46 4.4 3.0- 6.4 937 95.6 93.6-97.0
Health Choice 107 6 8.7 3.7-19.1 101 91.3 80.9-96.3
Medicaid 294 11 4.1 1.8- 9.1 283 95.9 90.9-98.2
Other 123 12 9.6 4.5-19.3 111 90.4 80.7-95.5
No health insurance 99 5 4.1 1.4-10.9 94 95.9 89.1-98.6
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 206 4 1.1 0.3- 3.9 202 98.9 96.1-99.7
No 1,478 81 5.6 4.2- 7.4 1,397 94.4 92.6-95.8

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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 enrolled in public or private school.

^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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