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2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Discipline

Has anyone in your household used this approach with (CHILD) in the past month:
Spanked him/her on the bottom with a bare hand?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 565 166 30.8 25.3-37.0 399 69.2 63.0-74.7
GENDER
Male 293 78 27.1 20.1-35.6 215 72.9 64.4-79.9
Female 272 88 34.7 26.5-43.9 184 65.3 56.1-73.5
RACE
White 360 110 33.4 26.8-40.7 250 66.6 59.3-73.2
African American 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 500 149 31.4 25.5-37.9 351 68.6 62.1-74.5
AGE GROUPS
3 through 4 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
5 through 10 344 97 29.9 23.1-37.7 247 70.1 62.3-76.9
11 through 12 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 310 77 25.7 18.7-34.2 233 74.3 65.8-81.3
SCHOOL
Public School 418 99 27.5 21.1-34.9 319 72.5 65.1-78.9
Private/Home 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
K-5th 345 90 29.0 22.0-37.2 255 71.0 62.8-78.0
6th-8th 89 *** *** *** 79 91.7 77.7-97.2
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 272 74 25.7 18.9-34.0 198 74.3 66.0-81.1
Public 217 78 37.3 28.4-47.2 139 62.7 52.8-71.6
Other 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 135 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 423 127 31.4 24.9-38.6 296 68.6 61.4-75.1

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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

1These data are for children age 3 through age 12.

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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