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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Physical Activity

On a typical day, how much total time does your child spend in physically active play?***

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  Total
Respond.#
None Less than 1 hr 1 hr to 2 hrs more than 2 hrs
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,099 58 2.3 1.6- 3.2 186 7.4 6.1- 8.9 1,094 52.3 49.4-55.2 761 37.9 35.1-40.8
GENDER
Male 1,147 21 2.1 1.2- 3.6 95 6.1 4.7- 7.9 576 50.1 46.2-54.0 455 41.7 37.9-45.6
Female 952 37 2.6 1.7- 3.8 91 8.9 6.8-11.5 518 54.9 50.6-59.1 306 33.7 29.7-37.9
RACE
White 1,572 36 1.7 1.1- 2.7 149 7.9 6.4- 9.8 827 52.8 49.4-56.2 560 37.6 34.3-40.9
African American 285 13 3.3 1.7- 6.2 16 5.9 3.3-10.3 140 49.1 41.9-56.4 116 41.7 34.7-49.1
Other Minorities 239 9 3.8 1.7- 8.3 21 7.3 4.4-12.1 126 55.1 47.0-63.0 83 33.7 26.6-41.8
HISPANIC
Yes 173 8 3.5 1.5- 7.9 9 3.9 1.8- 8.1 97 60.3 51.4-68.5 59 32.3 24.6-41.0
No 1,925 50 2.1 1.5- 3.1 177 7.9 6.5- 9.6 997 51.2 48.1-54.2 701 38.8 35.8-41.8
AGE GROUPS
2 through 4 349 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 7 1.4 0.6- 3.4 107 31.8 25.8-38.5 234 66.6 59.9-72.7
5 through 10 710 3 0.6 0.1- 2.4 54 8.0 5.7-11.2 395 55.5 50.6-60.3 258 35.9 31.3-40.7
11 through 13 399 5 0.8 0.3- 2.0 52 10.5 7.5-14.5 232 60.4 53.7-66.8 110 28.3 22.5-34.9
14 through 17 641 49 7.5 5.2-10.7 73 9.1 6.7-12.4 360 58.6 53.1-63.8 159 24.8 20.3-30.0
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 95 5 2.9 1.0- 8.2 10 7.1 3.4-14.4 44 54.0 41.1-66.3 36 36.0 24.6-49.2
H.S. 371 15 3.1 1.5- 6.2 22 5.7 3.2- 9.9 169 46.1 39.1-53.2 165 45.1 38.2-52.2
Some College 526 14 2.0 1.0- 3.9 43 7.8 5.1-11.6 269 51.3 45.3-57.2 200 39.0 33.3-45.0
College Graduate 1,105 24 2.1 1.3- 3.6 111 7.9 6.2- 9.9 612 54.7 50.7-58.6 358 35.3 31.6-39.2
SCHOOL
Public 1,562 54 3.1 2.1- 4.3 159 8.5 6.9-10.5 867 56.9 53.5-60.3 482 31.5 28.3-34.8
Private/Home 222 4 1.5 0.5- 4.2 21 10.2 6.0-16.7 137 58.5 50.0-66.5 60 29.8 22.6-38.3
GRADE
Not In School 315 0 0.0 . - . 6 1.4 0.5- 3.6 90 30.9 24.6-38.1 219 67.7 60.5-74.0
K-5th 793 5 0.7 0.2- 2.1 57 7.4 5.3-10.2 446 56.4 51.7-61.0 285 35.5 31.2-40.1
6th-8th 421 5 0.9 0.4- 2.3 60 11.5 8.4-15.6 236 55.9 49.2-62.4 120 31.7 25.6-38.5
9th-12th* 568 48 8.3 5.7-11.8 63 9.2 6.5-12.7 322 59.9 54.2-65.3 135 22.7 18.2-27.9
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 91 4 3.2 0.9-10.5 10 9.6 3.9-22.1 52 49.1 35.6-62.8 25 38.0 25.3-52.6
Private 1,187 29 2.0 1.2- 3.2 107 7.4 5.7- 9.4 647 54.1 50.3-57.9 404 36.6 32.9-40.4
Health Choice 119 3 2.6 0.8- 8.0 10 7.1 3.4-14.0 65 58.0 46.2-68.9 41 32.4 22.5-44.2
Medicaid 404 10 2.4 1.1- 5.3 29 5.8 3.5- 9.5 184 46.4 39.8-53.0 181 45.5 39.0-52.1
Other 161 6 2.6 0.8- 7.9 10 6.0 2.5-13.5 79 61.5 51.5-70.6 66 29.9 22.0-39.1
No health insurance 117 5 3.8 1.3-10.6 19 15.6 9.0-25.7 56 44.4 32.7-56.7 37 36.2 25.0-49.2
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 233 10 6.1 2.8-13.0 24 8.5 5.0-14.2 119 52.4 43.7-61.0 80 33.0 25.4-41.6
No 1,839 46 1.8 1.3- 2.6 159 7.3 5.9- 8.9 960 52.3 49.2-55.4 674 38.6 35.6-41.7

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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 2 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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