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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Physical Activity

During the past week, on how many days did (CHILD) exercise,
play a sport, or participate in physical activity for at least 60 minutes
that made (him/her) sweat or breathe hard?***

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  Total
Respond.#
None 1-3 days 4-5 days 6-7 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,794 129 7.9 6.4- 9.7 412 22.3 20.0-24.8 454 24.0 21.6-26.6 799 45.8 42.9-48.7
GENDER
Male 914 48 6.1 4.3- 8.6 188 20.7 17.6-24.2 219 22.1 19.0-25.6 459 51.1 47.0-55.1
Female 878 81 9.7 7.5-12.5 224 24.0 20.7-27.7 235 26.1 22.6-29.9 338 40.2 36.2-44.4
RACE
White 1,290 61 5.1 3.8- 7.0 292 22.0 19.3-25.0 344 24.8 22.1-27.8 593 48.0 44.6-51.4
African American 304 41 12.7 8.9-17.8 70 20.1 15.4-25.8 71 22.9 17.6-29.2 122 44.3 37.5-51.2
Other Minorities 197 26 13.5 8.4-21.0 49 28.2 20.9-36.9 39 21.8 15.3-30.2 83 36.5 28.6-45.1
HISPANIC
Yes 139 22 19.1 12.0-29.1 44 35.0 25.8-45.5 25 17.1 10.7-26.1 48 28.8 20.8-38.4
No 1,654 107 6.7 5.3- 8.4 367 21.0 18.7-23.5 429 24.7 22.2-27.4 751 47.6 44.6-50.6
AGE GROUPS
2 through 4 320 23 7.6 4.7-12.0 52 18.6 13.8-24.6 42 10.4 7.2-14.8 203 63.4 56.7-69.5
5 through 10 549 23 5.2 3.3- 8.3 111 20.4 16.6-24.9 140 25.8 21.5-30.5 275 48.6 43.6-53.7
11 through 13 365 18 7.1 4.0-12.2 94 24.8 19.7-30.7 116 29.6 24.1-35.6 137 38.5 32.4-45.1
14 through 17 560 65 12.4 9.2-16.5 155 26.1 21.8-31.0 156 28.3 23.7-33.4 184 33.2 28.3-38.5
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 92 18 22.6 13.1-36.0 27 30.3 19.9-43.3 14 13.3 7.4-22.9 33 33.8 22.7-46.9
H.S. 291 38 13.3 9.1-19.0 76 27.6 21.5-34.6 47 15.5 10.9-21.5 130 43.6 36.6-50.9
Some College 419 26 7.8 4.9-12.1 94 20.6 16.2-25.8 109 23.4 18.7-28.8 190 48.2 42.1-54.4
College Graduate 992 47 4.8 3.4- 6.8 215 20.6 17.7-23.9 284 28.0 24.7-31.6 446 46.6 42.7-50.5
SCHOOL
Public School 1,305 97 8.6 6.8-10.8 324 23.3 20.6-26.3 360 26.9 24.0-30.0 524 41.2 37.9-44.6
Private/Home 214 9 2.4 1.1- 4.8 40 19.4 13.5-27.0 56 23.7 17.4-31.5 109 54.5 46.1-62.7
GRADE
Not In School 345 24 7.3 4.6-11.4 57 18.8 14.2-24.4 51 12.6 9.1-17.3 213 61.3 54.9-67.4
K-5th 567 25 5.9 3.7- 9.2 120 21.0 17.2-25.5 140 24.7 20.5-29.3 282 48.4 43.4-53.5
6th-8th 361 16 5.6 3.0-10.0 88 24.2 19.1-30.0 122 32.2 26.6-38.4 135 38.1 31.8-44.7
9th-12th* 516 63 13.1 9.7-17.5 147 26.4 21.9-31.6 140 27.8 23.0-33.1 166 32.7 27.6-38.2
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 1,024 42 4.7 3.2- 6.8 232 22.3 19.3-25.7 302 28.6 25.2-32.1 448 44.4 40.7-48.3
Public 499 57 12.4 9.1-16.5 124 24.7 20.3-29.6 83 15.1 11.6-19.3 235 47.9 42.5-53.3
Other 149 11 6.9 3.2-14.1 24 11.7 7.3-18.4 50 35.6 26.2-46.2 64 45.8 35.7-56.3
No health insurance 102 15 11.8 6.5-20.5 28 26.7 17.4-38.7 17 16.2 9.4-26.5 42 45.3 33.4-57.7
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 403 27 6.5 4.0-10.3 113 26.9 21.8-32.7 100 24.8 19.7-30.6 163 41.9 35.9-48.1
No 1,368 98 8.1 6.4-10.2 297 21.3 18.7-24.1 347 23.9 21.2-26.8 626 46.7 43.5-50.0

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***Asked only for children 2 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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