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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

On a typical day, how many servings of fruit does (CHILD) eat?
(a serving of fruit is 1/2 cup or a medium piece of fruit)***

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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 1,892 653 32.7 30.1-35.4 629 35.0 32.3-37.8 450 25.1 22.7-27.6 160 7.3 6.0- 8.8
GENDER
Male 961 337 32.9 29.2-36.7 320 35.8 32.0-39.7 209 22.4 19.2-25.8 95 9.0 7.0-11.6
Female 929 316 32.6 28.9-36.5 308 34.2 30.4-38.1 240 27.7 24.2-31.5 65 5.5 4.1- 7.3
RACE
White 1,350 466 32.1 29.1-35.3 451 34.5 31.4-37.7 331 27.2 24.3-30.3 102 6.2 4.9- 7.9
African American 330 117 37.1 30.9-43.7 104 33.1 27.2-39.6 71 20.2 15.5-25.9 38 9.6 6.5-13.9
Other Minorities 209 69 27.7 20.8-35.7 73 41.4 33.2-50.2 47 22.4 16.0-30.4 20 8.5 5.0-14.2
HISPANIC
Yes 149 56 32.5 24.1-42.1 53 37.4 28.4-47.3 31 23.0 15.6-32.5 9 7.2 3.3-14.8
No 1,742 596 32.7 30.0-35.5 576 34.8 32.0-37.7 419 25.3 22.8-27.9 151 7.3 6.0- 8.8
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 416 91 20.2 15.9-25.4 165 41.3 35.5-47.2 146 35.8 30.3-41.7 14 2.7 1.4- 5.3
5 through 10 550 167 29.9 25.4-34.8 202 37.4 32.6-42.5 145 26.8 22.6-31.4 36 5.9 4.1- 8.6
11 through 13 368 152 41.9 35.6-48.5 114 31.6 26.1-37.8 64 17.5 13.0-23.1 38 8.9 5.9-13.3
14 through 17 558 243 42.9 37.7-48.3 148 27.4 22.9-32.5 95 17.1 13.4-21.6 72 12.6 9.5-16.6
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 98 43 42.3 30.7-54.8 26 27.0 17.3-39.7 20 25.3 15.9-37.7 9 5.4 2.5-11.2
H.S. 305 109 36.9 30.2-44.1 95 30.6 24.6-37.4 71 23.5 18.1-29.9 30 9.0 5.8-13.8
Some College 437 171 34.0 28.7-39.7 121 30.1 24.8-36.0 102 26.1 21.0-31.9 43 9.8 6.7-14.0
College Graduate 1,052 330 29.9 26.5-33.5 387 39.1 35.5-42.9 257 25.1 22.0-28.5 78 5.9 4.5- 7.7
SCHOOL
Public School 1,308 495 37.0 33.7-40.4 413 33.4 30.2-36.7 266 21.0 18.3-23.9 134 8.6 7.0-10.6
Private/Home 213 71 29.5 22.5-37.6 75 36.4 28.7-44.9 53 26.5 19.7-34.6 14 7.6 4.2-13.5
GRADE
Not In School 441 99 20.9 16.6-25.9 174 40.4 34.8-46.1 152 35.3 30.0-41.0 16 3.4 1.9- 6.3
K-5th 568 180 31.2 26.7-36.1 208 37.1 32.4-42.1 146 26.6 22.4-31.2 34 5.1 3.4- 7.5
6th-8th 362 148 41.0 34.7-47.6 111 31.6 26.0-37.8 64 16.5 12.4-21.6 39 11.0 7.4-16.0
9th-12th* 516 225 43.2 37.8-48.8 134 27.6 22.8-32.9 88 17.0 13.2-21.7 69 12.2 9.1-16.1
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 1,077 349 30.5 27.2-34.1 371 36.3 32.8-40.0 271 26.0 22.8-29.3 86 7.2 5.5- 9.3
Public 530 196 35.3 30.5-40.5 170 35.2 30.3-40.5 121 22.8 18.7-27.4 43 6.7 4.6- 9.6
Other 157 55 32.5 23.9-42.5 52 34.9 26.0-44.9 36 26.6 18.2-37.0 14 6.0 3.4-10.6
No health insurance 106 43 33.7 24.0-44.9 32 25.8 17.6-36.1 18 29.3 18.4-43.2 13 11.3 5.5-21.7
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 408 143 32.1 26.6-38.1 120 31.7 26.2-37.7 103 27.6 22.4-33.5 42 8.7 5.9-12.5
No 1,456 501 33.0 30.0-36.1 502 36.0 32.9-39.2 337 24.2 21.5-27.1 116 6.9 5.5- 8.6

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***Asked only for children 1 year 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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