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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Parent Education

Parent level of interest in learning more about:
Helping teens maintain a healthy weight***

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  Total
Respond.#
Not at all interested Somewhat interested Interested Very interested Extremely interested
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 938 131 12.9 10.4-15.8 57 4.7 3.3- 6.5 205 22.2 18.9-25.8 162 18.2 15.2-21.7 383 42.1 38.1-46.2
GENDER
Male 491 77 13.5 10.3-17.6 35 5.1 3.2- 7.8 104 22.5 18.0-27.7 87 18.5 14.4-23.4 188 40.4 34.9-46.2
Female 447 54 12.2 8.7-16.7 22 4.2 2.5- 6.9 101 21.9 17.4-27.1 75 17.9 13.6-23.1 195 43.9 38.1-49.8
RACE
White 675 108 13.9 11.1-17.2 44 5.0 3.4- 7.4 157 24.9 20.9-29.4 122 18.6 15.0-22.8 244 37.6 33.0-42.4
African American 162 14 12.0 6.6-20.9 7 3.8 1.7- 8.3 30 18.0 11.6-26.9 25 17.2 11.0-25.9 86 49.0 39.4-58.6
Other Minorities 99 9 8.8 4.0-18.5 6 4.3 1.6-10.8 16 13.6 7.3-23.9 15 18.0 10.2-29.8 53 55.3 43.0-66.9
HISPANIC
Yes 73 5 6.1 2.5-14.3 4 5.0 1.7-13.6 10 12.8 5.6-26.7 12 21.8 11.4-37.5 42 54.4 39.8-68.2
No 864 126 13.5 10.9-16.7 53 4.6 3.3- 6.5 194 23.1 19.7-26.9 150 17.8 14.7-21.4 341 40.9 36.7-45.2
AGE GROUPS
11 through 13 370 46 12.5 8.7-17.5 19 5.6 3.3- 9.6 85 22.0 17.1-27.8 58 16.2 11.9-21.5 162 43.7 37.4-50.2
14 through 17 568 85 13.2 10.2-16.9 38 3.9 2.7- 5.7 120 22.3 18.2-27.1 104 19.7 15.6-24.5 221 40.9 35.7-46.3
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 53 5 12.5 3.7-34.9 1 1.2 0.2- 8.4 7 12.3 5.0-27.2 8 19.8 9.4-37.2 32 54.2 37.3-70.1
H.S. 152 11 8.0 3.5-17.1 6 3.5 1.3- 8.6 33 24.7 16.4-35.5 26 16.3 10.3-25.0 76 47.5 37.3-58.0
Some College 216 25 11.8 7.2-18.6 13 5.9 3.1-11.0 47 19.8 13.9-27.3 45 22.1 15.4-30.7 86 40.5 32.2-49.3
College Graduate 517 90 15.0 11.8-18.9 37 4.8 3.1- 7.3 118 23.4 19.1-28.3 83 16.8 13.1-21.5 189 39.9 34.7-45.4
SCHOOL
Public School 830 116 12.7 10.1-15.8 52 5.0 3.5- 7.0 187 22.6 19.2-26.6 140 18.5 15.3-22.3 335 41.2 36.9-45.5
Private/Home 101 14 14.2 8.1-23.9 4 2.0 0.7- 5.9 16 19.0 11.1-30.5 21 13.3 8.0-21.3 46 51.4 39.3-63.4
GRADE
4th-5th 51 4 9.5 2.6-29.4 2 7.8 1.6-30.1 13 19.2 9.8-34.2 7 10.9 4.8-22.7 25 52.6 35.5-69.1
6th-8th 361 45 12.5 8.8-17.5 17 4.5 2.6- 7.9 81 23.0 17.8-29.1 60 16.6 12.2-22.0 158 43.4 37.1-49.9
9th-12th* 524 82 13.6 10.4-17.5 37 4.3 2.9- 6.2 111 22.0 17.7-26.9 95 20.3 16.0-25.4 199 39.8 34.5-45.4
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 555 95 15.4 12.1-19.4 39 5.4 3.6- 8.2 137 24.9 20.7-29.7 91 18.8 14.7-23.7 193 35.4 30.6-40.6
Public 234 20 9.4 5.3-15.9 9 3.7 1.8- 7.5 37 18.9 13.0-26.7 40 17.1 11.9-23.9 128 51.0 42.8-59.1
Other 71 12 12.8 6.6-23.4 5 4.1 1.5-10.7 10 9.5 4.2-20.2 20 20.2 11.4-33.1 24 53.4 38.2-68.0
No health insurance 65 2 3.5 0.7-15.3 3 3.5 0.8-13.7 20 30.5 19.0-45.1 9 13.3 6.5-25.4 31 49.3 35.0-63.6
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 242 37 15.8 10.6-23.0 15 6.3 3.2-12.1 50 22.2 15.9-30.0 47 16.9 11.9-23.4 93 38.8 31.4-46.8
No 683 93 11.9 9.3-15.2 40 4.0 2.8- 5.8 151 21.9 18.2-26.0 115 18.9 15.2-23.2 284 43.3 38.6-48.2

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***Asked only for children 11 years and older.

*9th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

**Health Insurance categories: PRIVATE = State Employee Health Plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC, or other private health insurance plan purchased from an employer or directly from insurance company.
PUBLIC = Medicaid, Carolina ACCESS, Health Check, or NC Health Choice. OTHER = the military, CHAMPUS, TRI CARE, Indian Health Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

^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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