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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Parent Education

Parent level of interest in learning more about:
Talking with teens about their health***

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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 936 67 8.0 6.0-10.8 48 4.0 2.7- 5.7 190 19.8 16.7-23.3 193 21.8 18.5-25.4 438 46.4 42.4-50.6
GENDER
Male 487 35 8.3 5.5-12.4 22 3.4 1.9- 6.0 104 21.3 17.0-26.4 97 19.9 15.7-24.9 229 47.0 41.3-52.8
Female 449 32 7.8 5.1-11.8 26 4.5 2.8- 7.3 86 18.1 14.1-23.1 96 23.7 19.0-29.2 209 45.8 40.0-51.7
RACE
White 677 51 7.6 5.5-10.5 42 5.0 3.3- 7.5 158 23.1 19.3-27.3 144 23.1 19.2-27.6 282 41.1 36.5-45.9
African American 162 11 11.0 5.7-20.3 6 2.7 1.1- 6.5 21 15.5 9.4-24.5 30 17.5 11.6-25.5 94 53.2 43.5-62.7
Other Minorities 95 5 4.4 1.5-12.0 0 0.0 . - . 10 8.8 4.1-17.8 19 22.6 13.7-34.9 61 64.2 51.7-75.1
HISPANIC
Yes 71 2 1.7 0.4- 6.6 0 0.0 . - . 9 10.3 4.3-22.6 11 19.5 10.0-34.4 49 68.6 53.6-80.4
No 864 65 8.6 6.4-11.6 48 4.3 3.0- 6.3 180 20.7 17.5-24.4 182 22.0 18.6-25.8 389 44.3 40.1-48.6
AGE GROUPS
11 through 13 370 21 7.4 4.4-12.5 16 3.6 1.9- 6.8 74 20.1 15.4-25.9 68 19.3 14.7-25.0 191 49.5 43.0-55.9
14 through 17 566 46 8.5 6.0-11.9 32 4.2 2.7- 6.6 116 19.6 15.8-24.0 125 23.5 19.3-28.4 247 44.2 39.0-49.6
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 51 3 10.4 2.4-35.7 1 2.2 0.3-14.4 4 7.2 1.9-23.6 6 16.4 7.0-33.7 37 63.7 45.0-79.1
H.S. 152 6 7.2 2.6-18.1 3 1.3 0.4- 3.9 23 17.2 10.6-26.8 32 21.5 14.3-31.1 88 52.8 42.4-63.0
Some College 215 13 6.5 3.2-12.8 9 4.6 2.1- 9.9 49 22.1 15.8-30.1 41 18.8 12.9-26.6 103 48.0 39.4-56.7
College Graduate 518 45 8.8 6.3-12.2 35 4.7 3.0- 7.3 114 20.7 16.8-25.4 114 23.7 19.3-28.7 210 42.1 36.8-47.5
SCHOOL
Public School 829 57 7.4 5.3-10.3 44 4.0 2.7- 5.9 172 20.4 17.1-24.1 172 22.1 18.7-26.0 384 46.1 41.8-50.5
Private/Home 100 8 9.6 4.6-18.9 4 4.1 1.2-12.7 16 15.4 8.7-25.9 20 19.8 11.7-31.7 52 51.1 38.8-63.2
GRADE
4th-5th 51 4 14.6 4.7-37.1 3 9.5 2.5-29.9 8 8.8 4.0-18.3 9 15.7 6.8-32.1 27 51.4 34.3-68.2
6th-8th 360 20 6.3 3.7-10.8 13 2.8 1.4- 5.3 71 20.9 16.0-26.9 71 20.9 16.0-26.9 185 49.0 42.6-55.5
9th-12th* 523 43 8.6 5.9-12.2 32 4.2 2.7- 6.5 110 20.2 16.2-24.9 113 23.1 18.7-28.2 225 43.9 38.5-49.5
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 555 48 8.9 6.4-12.4 39 5.6 3.7- 8.6 129 21.5 17.6-25.9 124 23.9 19.6-28.8 215 40.0 34.9-45.3
Public 232 13 7.6 3.8-14.5 4 1.6 0.6- 4.5 34 18.2 12.3-26.0 41 19.2 13.6-26.4 140 53.3 45.1-61.4
Other 70 5 6.6 2.4-16.6 3 2.8 0.8- 9.8 14 16.9 8.8-30.1 15 20.7 10.5-36.9 33 53.0 37.4-68.0
No health insurance 66 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 12 16.4 9.0-28.1 13 23.0 12.4-38.6 41 60.6 45.8-73.7
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 242 22 14.1 8.6-22.1 10 4.5 2.0-10.1 52 19.8 14.1-27.2 43 17.9 12.7-24.7 115 43.6 36.0-51.6
No 681 44 5.8 4.0- 8.4 37 3.7 2.5- 5.6 136 19.8 16.2-23.8 149 23.3 19.5-27.7 315 47.4 42.6-52.2

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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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