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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

On a typical day, how many servings of vegetables does (CHILD) eat, not including french fries?***

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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 2,260 692 32.9 30.3-35.6 908 39.4 36.7-42.2 549 22.3 20.2-24.7 111 5.4 4.2- 6.8
GENDER
Male 1,232 386 32.9 29.5-36.5 477 38.3 34.6-42.0 291 21.8 18.9-25.0 78 7.0 5.3- 9.3
Female 1,028 306 32.8 29.0-36.9 431 40.8 36.8-44.9 258 22.9 19.7-26.5 33 3.5 2.2- 5.4
RACE
White 1,684 495 31.3 28.3-34.4 693 40.1 36.9-43.3 421 23.4 20.8-26.1 75 5.3 3.9- 7.1
African American 313 113 36.0 29.7-42.9 116 38.8 32.4-45.7 64 19.8 14.9-26.0 20 5.3 2.9- 9.4
Other Minorities 260 84 36.1 29.1-43.9 96 36.4 29.2-44.2 64 21.5 16.0-28.3 16 5.9 3.4-10.3
HISPANIC
Yes 184 66 35.6 27.9-44.2 63 37.1 29.1-45.9 31 16.2 10.9-23.4 24 11.1 7.0-17.2
No 2,075 626 32.5 29.8-35.3 844 39.7 36.9-42.6 518 23.2 20.9-25.7 87 4.6 3.4- 6.0
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 479 147 34.4 29.1-40.2 195 39.7 34.2-45.4 111 18.9 15.2-23.3 26 7.0 4.4-10.8
5 through 10 713 218 30.0 25.7-34.7 287 40.1 35.5-44.9 175 24.5 20.5-28.9 33 5.4 3.6- 8.1
11 through 13 405 122 33.2 27.2-39.8 163 36.8 30.7-43.4 100 24.8 19.4-31.1 20 5.2 2.9- 9.3
14 through 17 663 205 35.1 30.1-40.5 263 39.9 34.8-45.3 163 21.1 17.3-25.5 32 3.9 2.3- 6.3
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 108 36 39.1 27.9-51.5 34 31.1 21.2-43.1 23 19.4 11.8-30.4 15 10.4 5.7-18.1
H.S. 398 124 32.5 26.4-39.2 155 41.4 34.8-48.4 99 20.6 16.0-26.2 20 5.5 3.0- 9.7
Some College 562 148 27.6 22.7-33.1 247 44.3 38.7-50.0 142 24.1 19.6-29.4 25 4.0 2.3- 6.9
College Graduate 1,190 383 34.6 31.1-38.3 471 37.6 34.0-41.3 285 22.5 19.6-25.7 51 5.3 3.8- 7.5
SCHOOL
Public 1,591 490 33.1 29.9-36.4 626 38.2 35.0-41.6 397 23.8 21.0-26.8 78 4.9 3.6- 6.6
Private/Home 224 69 33.3 25.8-41.8 94 38.6 31.0-46.9 52 22.2 16.3-29.5 9 5.9 2.7-12.3
GRADE
Not In School 445 133 32.1 26.8-37.9 188 43.2 37.4-49.3 100 18.2 14.5-22.6 24 6.5 4.0-10.2
K-5th 797 249 32.0 27.8-36.5 317 38.1 33.7-42.6 194 24.3 20.6-28.5 37 5.6 3.8- 8.2
6th-8th 427 124 32.8 26.9-39.3 167 35.1 29.2-41.4 115 26.9 21.4-33.3 21 5.2 2.9- 9.2
9th-12th* 589 186 35.4 30.2-41.1 234 40.7 35.3-46.4 140 19.8 16.0-24.3 29 4.0 2.3- 6.7
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 104 32 31.4 20.7-44.5 44 38.4 26.9-51.3 23 27.9 17.3-41.7 5 2.3 0.9- 5.7
Private 1,260 395 32.7 29.4-36.3 511 40.2 36.7-43.9 296 21.5 18.7-24.6 58 5.5 4.0- 7.6
Health Choice 121 37 31.3 21.6-43.1 51 43.7 32.5-55.5 29 21.8 13.7-33.0 4 3.1 0.8-11.9
Medicaid 454 118 28.7 23.3-34.8 190 40.9 35.0-47.1 121 24.4 19.6-30.0 25 5.9 3.7- 9.4
Other 176 62 45.3 35.5-55.5 64 31.7 23.3-41.4 39 19.3 13.1-27.5 11 3.7 1.9- 7.2
No health insurance 123 38 33.4 23.1-45.7 41 35.0 24.4-47.3 36 23.3 15.3-33.8 8 8.3 3.3-19.5
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 238 66 30.1 22.8-38.6 95 35.6 28.0-44.0 65 29.0 21.7-37.7 12 5.3 2.3-11.7
No 1,992 618 33.2 30.4-36.0 802 39.9 37.0-42.8 477 21.7 19.4-24.1 95 5.3 4.1- 6.9

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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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