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2011 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

On a typical day, how many servings of fruit, 100% fruit juice, and/or vegetables does (CHILD) eat?1

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  Total
Respond2
None 1-4 servings 5 or more servings
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,300 13 1.0 0.4- 2.6 504 35.4 31.2-39.8 783 63.6 59.2-67.8
GENDER
Male 664 *** *** *** 283 41.5 35.3-48.1 371 56.6 50.0-62.9
Female 632 *** *** *** 221 29.1 24.1-34.7 408 70.7 65.1-75.8
RACE
White 904 *** *** *** 391 43.0 37.6-48.7 506 56.4 50.8-61.9
African American 204 *** *** *** 57 27.3 19.2-37.1 147 72.7 62.9-80.8
Other Minorities 185 *** *** *** 56 20.6 13.3-30.5 125 75.2 64.4-83.6
HISPANIC
Yes 136 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,158 *** *** *** 457 37.2 32.8-42.0 691 62.1 57.4-66.6
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 250 *** *** *** 48 22.3 14.5-32.7 198 76.2 65.9-84.2
5 through 10 391 *** *** *** 148 36.4 29.2-44.4 242 63.4 55.5-70.7
11 through 13 268 *** *** *** 126 43.4 34.0-53.2 141 56.5 46.7-65.9
14 through 17 390 *** *** *** 182 40.8 32.9-49.2 201 56.4 47.8-64.7
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 260 *** *** *** 85 29.4 21.5-38.8 170 68.7 59.2-76.9
Some College 267 *** *** *** 109 34.2 26.3-43.1 156 65.5 56.6-73.4
College Graduate 771 *** *** *** 309 39.9 34.2-46.0 456 59.1 53.1-65.0
SCHOOL
Public School 914 *** *** *** 395 38.8 33.7-44.0 510 60.2 54.9-65.3
Private/Home 160 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 278 *** *** *** 54 22.0 14.6-31.6 220 76.8 67.2-84.2
K-5th 390 *** *** *** 154 39.1 31.6-47.2 235 60.7 52.6-68.2
6th-8th 256 *** *** *** 120 43.4 34.0-53.4 135 56.4 46.5-65.9
9th-12th3 374 *** *** *** 175 40.3 32.1-48.9 192 56.8 48.0-65.3
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 729 *** *** *** 308 41.0 35.1-47.1 414 58.3 52.2-64.2
Public 371 *** *** *** 119 30.2 23.5-37.7 249 69.4 61.9-76.1
Other 145 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 246 *** *** *** 104 32.6 24.2-42.3 139 65.7 55.9-74.4
No 1,041 *** *** *** 395 36.3 31.6-41.3 636 62.8 57.7-67.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards; see N.C. CHAMP Technical Notes for more details

1Asked only for children 1 year and older. Responses combined from questions 1, 2 & 3 from Nutrition module: 1. How many servings of fruit does (CHILD) eat? 2. How many servings of 100% fruit juice does (CHILD) drink? 3. How many servings of v egetables does (CHILD) eat?

2Use 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.

39th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

4Health 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.

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