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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

On a typical day, how many servings of fruit and/or vegetables does (CHILD) eat?***

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  Total
Respond.#
None 1-4 servings 5 or more servings
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,234 30 0.9 0.6- 1.5 1,631 73.5 71.0-75.9 573 25.6 23.2-28.1
GENDER
Male 1,217 25 1.5 0.9- 2.6 895 73.0 69.5-76.3 297 25.4 22.2-28.9
Female 1,017 5 0.2 0.1- 0.6 736 74.0 70.3-77.4 276 25.7 22.3-29.4
RACE
White 1,671 21 0.9 0.6- 1.6 1,205 72.2 69.3-75.0 445 26.8 24.0-29.8
African American 306 6 1.3 0.4- 4.5 238 76.7 70.2-82.1 62 22.0 16.7-28.4
Other Minorities 254 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3 185 74.3 66.9-80.4 66 25.3 19.2-32.7
HISPANIC
Yes 183 7 1.4 0.6- 3.3 138 78.0 70.1-84.2 38 20.6 14.5-28.5
No 2,050 23 0.9 0.5- 1.5 1,492 72.8 70.1-75.4 535 26.3 23.8-29.0
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 477 5 0.7 0.3- 1.9 322 73.2 68.2-77.8 150 26.0 21.5-31.1
5 through 10 706 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2 494 67.5 62.6-72.0 209 32.2 27.7-37.0
11 through 13 401 8 1.0 0.5- 2.1 313 77.1 70.8-82.4 80 21.8 16.6-28.2
14 through 17 650 14 1.9 0.9- 4.2 502 79.6 75.2-83.5 134 18.4 14.8-22.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 108 5 1.1 0.4- 2.8 82 79.5 68.2-87.5 21 19.4 11.5-30.8
H.S. 393 8 1.9 0.7- 5.5 282 73.2 66.9-78.7 103 24.8 19.5-31.0
Some College 555 8 1.0 0.5- 2.3 418 75.4 70.2-80.0 129 23.6 19.0-28.8
College Graduate 1,176 9 0.6 0.3- 1.2 847 71.9 68.3-75.2 320 27.6 24.3-31.1
SCHOOL
Public 1,567 24 1.1 0.6- 2.0 1,168 74.1 71.0-77.0 375 24.8 21.9-27.9
Private/Home 224 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 165 75.3 67.8-81.5 57 24.4 18.2-31.9
GRADE
Not In School 443 4 0.7 0.2- 2.0 298 71.0 65.4-76.0 141 28.3 23.4-33.9
K-5th 789 6 0.5 0.2- 1.3 557 69.7 65.3-73.8 226 29.7 25.7-34.1
6th-8th 421 9 1.1 0.6- 2.3 321 76.9 70.7-82.1 91 22.0 16.8-28.2
9th-12th* 579 11 1.8 0.7- 4.5 453 79.8 75.1-83.9 115 18.4 14.5-22.9
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 102 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 69 65.8 52.7-77.0 31 33.3 22.3-46.5
Private 1,250 15 0.9 0.5- 1.6 930 74.5 71.2-77.6 305 24.6 21.5-27.9
Health Choice 118 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 85 69.2 56.6-79.5 32 30.5 20.2-43.2
Medicaid 449 5 0.6 0.2- 1.6 315 70.7 64.8-76.0 129 28.7 23.4-34.6
Other 173 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5 125 78.4 70.3-84.8 44 20.6 14.3-28.7
No health insurance 121 3 3.3 0.6-16.6 89 75.3 63.4-84.3 29 21.4 13.3-32.5
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 236 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 171 75.2 67.6-81.5 63 24.5 18.2-32.1
No 1,968 26 1.0 0.6- 1.7 1,442 73.4 70.7-75.9 500 25.6 23.1-28.3

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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. Responses combined from questions 3b & 4 from Nutrition module: 3b. How many servings of fruit does (CHILD) eat? 4. How many servings of vegetables does (CHILD) eat?

^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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