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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

On a typical day, how many servings of fruit, 100% fruit juice, 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 2,216 15 0.5 0.3- 1.1 1,030 45.2 42.4-48.0 1,171 54.2 51.4-57.0
GENDER
Male 1,207 13 0.9 0.4- 2.0 578 45.7 42.0-49.5 616 53.4 49.6-57.1
Female 1,009 2 0.1 0.0- 0.6 452 44.6 40.5-48.8 555 55.2 51.0-59.4
RACE
White 1,658 11 0.5 0.2- 0.9 787 46.8 43.5-50.1 860 52.8 49.5-56.0
African American 302 3 1.1 0.2- 4.8 138 43.8 37.1-50.8 161 55.1 48.1-61.9
Other Minorities 253 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 104 40.5 33.2-48.4 148 59.3 51.5-66.7
HISPANIC
Yes 183 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 75 39.7 31.7-48.4 104 59.4 50.7-67.5
No 2,032 11 0.5 0.2- 1.2 954 46.0 43.1-49.0 1,067 53.5 50.5-56.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 475 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 145 34.0 28.6-39.9 329 65.8 59.9-71.2
5 through 10 699 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2 308 41.9 37.1-46.7 388 57.8 52.9-62.5
11 through 13 398 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7 218 55.2 48.4-61.7 176 44.2 37.7-51.0
14 through 17 644 7 1.1 0.3- 3.8 359 54.7 49.3-60.0 278 44.2 38.9-49.6
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 107 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 51 44.8 33.4-56.8 55 55.0 43.0-66.5
H.S. 391 6 1.7 0.5- 5.5 183 47.2 40.4-54.1 202 51.2 44.3-58.0
Some College 545 4 0.6 0.2- 1.6 249 42.2 36.6-47.9 292 57.3 51.5-62.9
College Graduate 1,171 4 0.2 0.1- 0.8 546 45.8 42.1-49.7 621 53.9 50.1-57.7
SCHOOL
Public 1,553 13 0.7 0.3- 1.6 794 49.5 46.0-52.9 746 49.8 46.4-53.2
Private/Home 222 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 103 48.7 40.4-57.1 118 51.2 42.8-59.5
GRADE
Not In School 441 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 133 31.7 26.3-37.6 307 68.1 62.2-73.5
K-5th 782 4 0.4 0.1- 1.2 344 43.6 39.0-48.3 434 56.0 51.3-60.6
6th-8th 418 5 0.7 0.3- 1.8 225 53.5 46.7-60.1 188 45.8 39.2-52.6
9th-12th* 573 5 1.0 0.2- 4.4 326 55.8 50.2-61.3 242 43.1 37.7-48.8
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 44 44.2 31.6-57.6 55 55.5 42.1-68.1
Private 1,241 8 0.4 0.2- 1.0 618 48.5 44.8-52.2 615 51.1 47.4-54.8
Health Choice 119 0 0.0 . - . 54 39.1 28.5-50.9 65 60.9 49.1-71.5
Medicaid 447 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5 166 36.2 30.5-42.3 278 63.4 57.3-69.1
Other 170 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 80 48.8 38.9-58.8 89 51.0 41.0-60.9
No health insurance 119 2 3.1 0.5-17.3 55 49.8 37.9-61.7 62 47.1 35.4-59.1
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 233 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 106 46.1 37.7-54.8 126 53.7 45.0-62.1
No 1,954 13 0.6 0.3- 1.2 914 45.2 42.3-48.2 1,027 54.2 51.2-57.2

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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. Responses combined from questions 3a, 3b & 4 from Nutrition module: 3a. How many servings of 100% fruit juice does (CHILD) drink? 3b. How many servings of fruit does (CHILD) eat? 4. How many servings of veget ables 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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