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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Breast Feeding

Was (CHILD) breastfed for any length of time?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,752 1,229 71.1 68.4-73.6 523 28.9 26.4-31.6
GENDER
Male 878 604 70.7 66.8-74.3 274 29.3 25.7-33.2
Female 872 624 71.6 67.7-75.3 248 28.4 24.7-32.3
RACE
White 1,281 937 76.2 73.3-78.9 344 23.8 21.1-26.7
African American 282 155 53.8 46.7-60.8 127 46.2 39.2-53.3
Other Minorities 186 136 74.0 65.1-81.2 50 26.0 18.8-34.9
HISPANIC
Yes 145 109 76.5 67.0-84.0 36 23.5 16.0-33.0
No 1,606 1,119 70.5 67.7-73.2 487 29.5 26.8-32.3
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 444 343 77.3 72.0-81.8 101 22.7 18.2-28.0
5 through 10 478 336 71.7 66.6-76.4 142 28.3 23.6-33.4
11 through 13 329 226 67.0 60.2-73.1 103 33.0 26.9-39.8
14 through 17 500 323 65.4 59.9-70.4 177 34.6 29.6-40.1
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 87 56 67.2 54.5-77.8 31 32.8 22.2-45.5
H.S. 257 110 42.7 35.3-50.5 147 57.3 49.5-64.7
Some College 396 243 62.1 55.8-68.0 153 37.9 32.0-44.2
College Graduate 1,011 820 82.5 79.4-85.2 191 17.5 14.8-20.6
SCHOOL
Public School 1,157 754 65.3 61.8-68.6 403 34.7 31.4-38.2
Private/Home 193 165 90.3 85.1-93.8 28 9.7 6.2-14.9
GRADE
Not In School 465 362 78.4 73.3-82.7 103 21.6 17.3-26.7
K-5th 495 342 69.6 64.4-74.3 153 30.4 25.7-35.6
6th-8th 320 219 68.2 61.5-74.3 101 31.8 25.7-38.5
9th-12th* 470 305 65.5 59.9-70.8 165 34.5 29.2-40.1
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 1,052 809 79.7 76.6-82.6 243 20.3 17.4-23.4
Public 441 242 54.8 49.0-60.4 199 45.2 39.6-51.0
Other 143 100 67.3 56.4-76.7 43 32.7 23.3-43.6
No health insurance 101 68 73.0 61.3-82.2 33 27.0 17.8-38.7
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 342 221 65.9 59.3-71.9 121 34.1 28.1-40.7
No 1,382 990 72.4 69.4-75.2 392 27.6 24.8-30.6

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***Asked of biological parents for children of all ages.

*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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