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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Safety

During the past 12 months, has (CHILD) ridden a bike, scooter, skateboard, roller skates, or rollerblades?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,032 1,614 81.3 78.9-83.4 418 18.7 16.6-21.1
GENDER
Male 1,109 902 81.8 78.5-84.6 207 18.2 15.4-21.5
Female 923 712 80.7 77.2-83.8 211 19.3 16.2-22.8
RACE
White 1,521 1,251 85.0 82.5-87.2 270 15.0 12.8-17.5
African American 284 195 72.4 65.6-78.3 89 27.6 21.7-34.4
Other Minorities 224 165 76.9 69.6-82.9 59 23.1 17.1-30.4
HISPANIC
Yes 152 112 78.5 70.4-84.9 40 21.5 15.1-29.6
No 1,879 1,501 81.6 79.2-83.9 378 18.4 16.1-20.8
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 247 209 85.1 78.1-90.2 38 14.9 9.8-21.9
5 through 10 716 659 91.9 88.9-94.2 57 8.1 5.8-11.1
11 through 13 405 357 89.5 85.1-92.7 48 10.5 7.3-14.9
14 through 17 664 389 59.0 53.6-64.1 275 41.0 35.9-46.4
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 89 63 75.9 63.8-84.9 26 24.1 15.1-36.2
H.S. 357 256 75.6 69.0-81.2 101 24.4 18.8-31.0
Some College 519 407 80.2 75.3-84.3 112 19.8 15.7-24.7
College Graduate 1,065 887 84.2 81.0-86.9 178 15.8 13.1-19.0
SCHOOL
Public 1,596 1,251 79.9 77.1-82.4 345 20.1 17.6-22.9
Private/Home 223 184 85.5 79.1-90.2 39 14.5 9.8-20.9
GRADE
Not In School 213 179 85.7 78.6-90.7 34 14.3 9.3-21.4
K-5th 800 733 91.2 88.1-93.5 67 8.8 6.5-11.9
6th-8th 430 365 88.2 84.2-91.3 65 11.8 8.7-15.8
9th-12th* 587 335 56.3 50.6-61.8 252 43.7 38.2-49.4
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 90 72 86.6 76.7-92.7 18 13.4 7.3-23.3
Private 1,154 944 84.4 81.5-86.9 210 15.6 13.1-18.5
Health Choice 121 94 78.1 67.8-85.7 27 21.9 14.3-32.2
Medicaid 379 286 76.0 69.8-81.3 93 24.0 18.7-30.2
Other 155 124 78.7 68.2-86.4 31 21.3 13.6-31.8
No health insurance 113 78 76.3 64.9-84.8 35 23.7 15.2-35.1
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 233 176 75.9 67.7-82.6 57 24.1 17.4-32.3
No 1,773 1,418 82.0 79.5-84.2 355 18.0 15.8-20.5

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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 3 years 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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