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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

How often does (CHILD) eat fast food?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Less than once/week Once/week 2 times/week 3+ times/week Child does not eat fast food
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,261 704 32.4 29.8-35.0 665 29.2 26.7-31.8 464 20.1 18.0-22.4 316 12.8 11.1-14.8 112 5.5 4.4- 7.0
GENDER
Male 1,234 391 33.1 29.6-36.7 365 29.5 26.2-33.1 255 19.3 16.6-22.4 167 12.8 10.4-15.5 56 5.3 3.9- 7.3
Female 1,027 313 31.6 27.8-35.5 300 28.8 25.2-32.7 209 21.0 17.8-24.5 149 12.9 10.5-15.9 56 5.7 4.0- 8.1
RACE
White 1,686 522 32.7 29.7-35.9 501 29.4 26.5-32.4 344 19.5 17.1-22.2 242 13.7 11.6-16.2 77 4.6 3.4- 6.1
African American 309 87 28.0 22.2-34.6 86 31.3 25.1-38.2 80 25.6 20.1-32.1 49 13.5 9.4-18.9 7 1.6 0.7- 3.7
Other Minorities 263 93 36.1 29.1-43.8 78 25.7 19.9-32.5 40 14.7 10.2-20.7 24 8.0 4.6-13.4 28 15.6 10.3-22.7
HISPANIC
Yes 184 61 31.7 24.3-40.2 58 28.0 21.2-36.1 27 15.7 10.4-23.0 17 9.8 5.5-17.1 21 14.7 9.3-22.5
No 2,076 643 32.5 29.7-35.3 607 29.4 26.8-32.1 437 20.7 18.4-23.2 298 13.3 11.4-15.4 91 4.2 3.2- 5.5
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 480 186 39.2 33.7-44.9 135 28.5 23.6-34.0 72 13.9 10.4-18.3 40 7.8 5.2-11.6 47 10.6 7.5-14.8
5 through 10 715 255 36.2 31.6-41.0 223 29.8 25.6-34.3 138 19.4 15.8-23.5 68 9.2 6.6-12.6 31 5.5 3.6- 8.3
11 through 13 404 113 26.1 20.9-32.0 129 33.9 27.7-40.7 96 24.2 18.9-30.4 51 11.9 8.4-16.7 15 3.8 1.9- 7.6
14 through 17 662 150 24.4 20.0-29.4 178 26.0 21.6-30.9 158 24.5 20.1-29.4 157 23.6 19.3-28.5 19 1.6 1.0- 2.6
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 107 38 34.6 24.2-46.8 26 24.6 15.7-36.4 18 19.8 12.0-30.9 13 5.7 2.3-13.8 12 15.2 8.0-27.1
H.S. 400 111 27.7 22.1-34.1 121 30.0 24.2-36.5 91 21.8 16.5-28.3 53 11.8 8.0-16.9 24 8.7 5.4-13.8
Some College 564 166 31.1 26.0-36.8 179 29.0 24.3-34.1 112 20.6 16.3-25.7 89 16.6 12.6-21.4 18 2.7 1.5- 4.9
College Graduate 1,188 387 33.9 30.4-37.6 339 29.7 26.3-33.3 243 19.4 16.6-22.4 161 12.5 10.2-15.2 58 4.5 3.3- 6.3
SCHOOL
Public 1,591 466 30.4 27.3-33.7 485 30.2 27.2-33.4 340 21.6 18.9-24.5 248 14.0 11.9-16.5 52 3.8 2.6- 5.4
Private/Home 224 68 33.8 26.3-42.2 53 19.4 14.3-25.8 55 24.4 17.8-32.4 31 16.1 10.7-23.6 17 6.3 3.5-11.0
GRADE
Not In School 446 170 37.3 31.7-43.2 127 30.8 25.5-36.7 69 13.8 10.4-18.3 37 7.9 5.2-11.9 43 10.1 7.1-14.3
K-5th 798 281 36.2 31.9-40.8 248 28.6 24.8-32.8 152 19.2 15.8-23.1 81 9.8 7.3-13.1 36 6.1 4.1- 9.0
6th-8th 430 123 27.8 22.5-33.9 140 34.5 28.4-41.2 94 23.7 18.5-29.9 57 10.9 7.6-15.3 16 3.1 1.6- 5.7
9th-12th* 585 129 23.5 18.9-28.8 149 24.5 20.1-29.6 149 25.5 20.9-30.8 141 24.9 20.2-30.2 17 1.6 0.9- 2.6
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 103 35 34.6 23.6-47.6 30 28.8 18.9-41.2 16 14.8 7.9-26.0 18 14.4 7.2-26.7 4 7.3 2.0-23.2
Private 1,259 362 29.6 26.4-33.1 368 29.3 26.0-32.7 275 20.6 17.9-23.7 196 16.3 13.6-19.3 58 4.2 3.0- 5.8
Health Choice 123 39 27.3 18.9-37.7 47 46.5 35.0-58.3 16 11.0 6.2-18.7 17 12.7 6.7-22.7 4 2.6 0.9- 7.4
Medicaid 455 154 35.1 29.4-41.3 140 28.8 23.6-34.6 86 20.1 15.6-25.4 44 7.2 4.8-10.8 31 8.8 5.8-13.3
Other 177 66 42.0 32.5-52.1 44 23.8 16.5-33.1 36 20.3 13.4-29.4 25 10.1 5.8-16.8 6 3.8 1.5- 9.2
No health insurance 122 36 30.5 20.7-42.4 32 26.7 17.3-38.6 31 26.0 16.4-38.6 14 8.9 3.9-18.7 9 8.0 3.8-16.2
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 238 72 28.9 21.9-37.1 64 24.8 18.4-32.5 52 26.7 19.6-35.1 39 15.6 9.9-23.6 11 4.1 1.7- 9.2
No 1,993 624 32.9 30.1-35.8 590 29.6 27.0-32.4 409 19.5 17.3-21.9 272 12.4 10.6-14.4 98 5.7 4.4- 7.2

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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 1 year 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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