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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

On a typical day, how many servings of fruit does (CHILD) eat?
(a serving of fruit is 1/2 cup or a medium piece of fruit)***

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  Total
Respond.#
1 serving 2 servings 3 or more servings None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,244 878 39.1 36.4-41.8 686 29.8 27.4-32.4 475 23.3 20.9-25.8 205 7.9 6.5- 9.5
GENDER
Male 1,225 480 38.8 35.2-42.5 387 32.0 28.6-35.6 234 21.2 18.2-24.5 124 8.1 6.3-10.2
Female 1,019 398 39.4 35.5-43.5 299 27.3 23.9-31.0 241 25.7 22.2-29.5 81 7.6 5.6-10.2
RACE
White 1,679 644 38.9 35.8-42.2 520 29.5 26.7-32.4 361 24.0 21.3-27.0 154 7.6 6.1- 9.4
African American 306 129 40.9 34.4-47.9 87 29.7 23.7-36.6 58 20.3 15.2-26.5 32 9.0 5.7-13.9
Other Minorities 256 104 37.2 30.2-44.8 77 30.9 24.2-38.5 56 24.4 18.2-32.0 19 7.5 4.3-12.7
HISPANIC
Yes 185 72 37.5 29.6-46.1 57 32.6 25.2-41.1 43 25.3 18.4-33.7 13 4.6 2.3- 8.9
No 2,058 806 39.3 36.5-42.2 628 29.4 26.8-32.1 432 23.0 20.5-25.6 192 8.3 6.8-10.1
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 480 152 35.6 30.2-41.4 168 33.1 27.9-38.6 142 28.1 23.3-33.4 18 3.3 1.8- 5.9
5 through 10 710 256 34.1 29.7-38.8 237 31.5 27.3-36.1 175 29.2 24.8-34.0 42 5.2 3.5- 7.7
11 through 13 401 177 44.7 38.1-51.5 129 28.5 23.3-34.4 58 17.7 12.8-23.9 37 9.1 5.8-14.0
14 through 17 653 293 45.8 40.4-51.2 152 25.0 20.5-30.1 100 13.9 10.7-17.8 108 15.4 11.9-19.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 108 42 37.2 26.6-49.1 32 33.2 23.0-45.2 21 22.1 13.4-34.3 13 7.6 3.3-16.3
H.S. 396 161 42.7 36.0-49.6 107 23.9 18.7-30.0 84 23.8 18.4-30.3 44 9.6 6.4-14.1
Some College 560 248 41.1 35.6-46.8 155 31.0 25.9-36.7 92 17.5 13.5-22.3 65 10.4 7.4-14.3
College Graduate 1,178 426 37.1 33.5-40.9 391 30.8 27.5-34.3 278 25.8 22.6-29.4 83 6.2 4.6- 8.4
SCHOOL
Public 1,574 646 40.1 36.8-43.5 453 28.6 25.6-31.7 298 21.2 18.4-24.2 177 10.2 8.3-12.4
Private/Home 224 91 42.8 34.8-51.2 82 34.0 26.9-41.9 41 20.3 14.3-28.0 10 2.9 1.2- 7.1
GRADE
Not In School 446 141 34.5 29.0-40.5 151 31.4 26.2-37.1 136 30.6 25.3-36.3 18 3.5 1.9- 6.3
K-5th 793 288 35.6 31.3-40.2 270 32.5 28.4-36.9 188 26.8 22.8-31.2 47 5.0 3.5- 7.3
6th-8th 423 177 41.8 35.4-48.5 136 29.3 23.9-35.4 64 18.1 13.2-24.3 46 10.8 7.2-15.9
9th-12th* 580 270 47.4 41.7-53.1 129 24.0 19.4-29.3 87 13.5 10.2-17.5 94 15.2 11.5-19.7
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 102 32 33.9 22.4-47.6 36 28.7 19.5-40.1 24 28.0 17.5-41.6 10 9.4 3.5-22.9
Private 1,251 488 39.7 36.1-43.4 390 30.0 26.8-33.4 256 22.6 19.6-26.0 117 7.7 6.1- 9.8
Health Choice 120 54 40.2 29.6-51.8 30 24.5 15.9-35.6 27 29.5 19.2-42.5 9 5.8 2.7-12.0
Medicaid 454 181 36.7 31.2-42.7 140 30.3 25.0-36.2 101 25.7 20.5-31.6 32 7.3 4.6-11.3
Other 175 60 37.2 28.0-47.4 53 33.2 24.4-43.3 44 20.8 14.5-28.8 18 8.9 4.4-17.2
No health insurance 121 56 50.6 38.7-62.5 31 25.0 16.1-36.6 21 16.1 9.1-26.7 13 8.3 3.7-17.5
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 238 96 48.0 39.5-56.7 66 22.5 16.5-30.0 51 21.1 15.1-28.7 25 8.3 5.0-13.6
No 1,975 775 38.2 35.4-41.2 607 30.6 28.0-33.4 417 23.4 20.9-26.1 176 7.8 6.3- 9.5

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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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