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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

On a typical day, how many servings of fruit and/or vegetables does (CHILD) eat?***

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  Total
Respond.#
None 1-4 servings 5 or more servings
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,885 30 1.5 1.0- 2.3 1,339 70.5 67.8-73.0 516 28.1 25.6-30.7
GENDER
Male 957 21 2.1 1.3- 3.5 709 73.6 70.0-77.0 227 24.2 21.0-27.8
Female 926 9 0.8 0.4- 1.9 629 67.3 63.4-71.0 288 31.9 28.2-35.8
RACE
White 1,347 18 1.3 0.7- 2.2 947 68.7 65.5-71.7 382 30.1 27.0-33.3
African American 327 7 1.4 0.6- 3.3 237 73.9 67.9-79.2 83 24.7 19.5-30.7
Other Minorities 208 5 2.9 1.1- 7.4 153 74.0 66.0-80.6 50 23.1 16.9-30.9
HISPANIC
Yes 149 3 1.6 0.5- 5.1 122 81.2 72.4-87.6 24 17.3 11.1-26.0
No 1,735 27 1.5 0.9- 2.3 1,216 69.3 66.6-72.0 492 29.2 26.6-31.9
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 414 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 259 62.4 56.6-68.0 151 36.7 31.2-42.5
5 through 10 549 10 1.7 0.8- 3.5 380 68.8 64.0-73.2 159 29.5 25.1-34.3
11 through 13 367 6 1.6 0.6- 4.4 276 74.9 68.8-80.1 85 23.5 18.5-29.5
14 through 17 555 10 1.7 0.8- 3.6 424 78.0 73.3-82.0 121 20.4 16.5-24.9
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 97 4 3.5 1.2- 9.7 78 80.0 69.0-87.8 15 16.5 9.4-27.2
H.S. 303 3 1.4 0.4- 4.9 223 73.4 66.9-79.0 77 25.2 19.7-31.6
Some College 436 6 1.0 0.4- 2.5 312 70.0 64.1-75.3 118 28.9 23.7-34.8
College Graduate 1,049 17 1.5 0.8- 2.7 726 68.8 65.2-72.2 306 29.7 26.4-33.3
SCHOOL
Public School 1,303 20 1.2 0.7- 1.9 960 73.8 70.8-76.7 323 25.0 22.2-28.0
Private/Home 213 6 4.1 1.7- 9.7 143 63.7 55.2-71.5 64 32.2 24.8-40.6
GRADE
Not In School 439 6 1.7 0.7- 4.2 277 63.1 57.4-68.4 156 35.2 29.9-40.8
K-5th 566 8 1.0 0.5- 2.1 393 68.4 63.6-72.9 165 30.6 26.2-35.4
6th-8th 362 7 2.4 1.0- 5.6 271 75.7 69.9-80.7 84 22.0 17.2-27.6
9th-12th* 513 9 1.3 0.6- 2.9 394 78.4 73.7-82.6 110 20.2 16.2-24.9
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 1,076 18 1.8 1.0- 3.2 744 68.9 65.4-72.2 314 29.3 26.0-32.7
Public 526 9 1.1 0.5- 2.4 376 71.1 66.1-75.6 141 27.8 23.3-32.8
Other 157 2 1.1 0.2- 4.9 120 75.4 65.6-83.1 35 23.5 16.0-33.3
No health insurance 106 0 0.0 . - . 83 70.9 57.8-81.3 23 29.1 18.7-42.2
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 407 7 1.7 0.8- 3.8 285 67.5 61.4-73.0 115 30.8 25.4-36.9
No 1,451 22 1.4 0.8- 2.3 1,034 71.2 68.2-74.1 395 27.4 24.6-30.4

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***Asked only for children 1 year and older. Responses combined from questions 3b & 4 from Nutrition module: 3b. How many servings of fruit does (CHILD) eat? 4. How many servings of vegetables does (CHILD) eat?

*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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