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2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

In the past 12 months, have you gotten fresh fruits or vegetables
from a community garden?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,096 281 23.7 20.1-27.7 815 76.3 72.3-79.9
GENDER
Male 572 161 26.7 21.4-32.8 411 73.3 67.2-78.6
Female 524 120 20.4 16.0-25.6 404 79.6 74.4-84.0
RACE
White 706 192 27.5 22.9-32.5 514 72.5 67.5-77.1
African American 203 35 12.5 7.7-19.6 168 87.5 80.4-92.3
Other Minorities 182 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 980 257 24.2 20.5-28.4 723 75.8 71.6-79.5
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 226 56 27.1 19.3-36.8 170 72.9 63.2-80.7
5 through 10 346 97 20.5 15.8-26.2 249 79.5 73.8-84.2
11 through 13 188 *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 336 91 26.6 20.0-34.4 245 73.4 65.6-80.0
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 242 65 23.6 16.4-32.8 177 76.4 67.2-83.6
Some College 277 80 26.0 19.4-33.9 197 74.0 66.1-80.6
College Graduate 575 136 22.2 17.5-27.7 439 77.8 72.3-82.5
SCHOOL
Public School 774 204 23.3 19.3-27.9 570 76.7 72.1-80.7
Private/Home 128 27 16.3 8.9-27.9 101 83.7 72.1-91.1
GRADE
Not In School 247 61 25.7 18.4-34.6 186 74.3 65.4-81.6
K-5th 347 96 22.3 16.8-28.9 251 77.7 71.1-83.2
6th-8th 191 44 21.6 13.8-32.1 147 78.4 67.9-86.2
9th-12th3 311 80 25.0 18.3-33.1 231 75.0 66.9-81.7
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 559 141 25.2 20.2-30.8 418 74.8 69.2-79.8
Public 398 107 23.4 17.9-30.1 291 76.6 69.9-82.1
Other 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 250 62 21.5 15.0-29.9 188 78.5 70.1-85.0
No 834 212 24.0 19.9-28.7 622 76.0 71.3-80.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 and 2012 are NOT comparable to results from 2010 and earlier.

***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.

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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