NC Department of Health and Human Services
N.C. State Center for Health Statistics Home
N.C. Public Health Home

2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Discipline

Has anyone in your household used this approach with (CHILD) in the past month:
Hit him/her on the bottom or legs with something like a belt, hairbrush, or other hard object?1

Select a different topic:
  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 976 42 5.2 3.2- 8.5 934 94.8 91.5-96.8
GENDER
Male 519 29 6.2 3.3-11.2 490 93.8 88.8-96.7
Female 457 13 4.1 1.8- 9.4 444 95.9 90.6-98.2
RACE
White 635 11 3.0 1.2- 7.2 624 97.0 92.8-98.8
African American 179 20 10.6 5.1-20.6 159 89.4 79.4-94.9
Other Minorities 157 11 5.2 2.1-12.2 146 94.8 87.8-97.9
HISPANIC
Yes 99 *** *** *** 94 95.4 85.8-98.6
No 877 37 5.3 3.1- 8.7 840 94.7 91.3-96.9
AGE GROUPS
3 through 4 110 *** *** *** 107 98.8 95.9-99.7
5 through 10 345 19 7.0 3.5-13.5 326 93.0 86.5-96.5
11 through 13 187 13 10.0 4.1-22.6 174 90.0 77.4-95.9
14 through 17 334 *** *** *** 327 98.7 97.0-99.5
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 209 *** *** *** 202 93.3 82.3-97.6
Some College 254 15 5.9 2.4-13.5 239 94.1 86.5-97.6
College Graduate 512 20 3.9 2.0- 7.3 492 96.1 92.7-98.0
SCHOOL
Public School 770 36 5.5 3.2- 9.4 734 94.5 90.6-96.8
Private/Home 127 *** *** *** 124 98.1 93.1-99.5
GRADE
K-5th 346 19 6.3 3.2-11.9 327 93.7 88.1-96.8
6th-8th 190 11 8.6 3.0-22.2 179 91.4 77.8-97.0
9th-12th3 309 *** *** *** 303 98.8 96.8-99.5
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 498 18 3.9 2.0- 7.5 480 96.1 92.5-98.0
Public 346 20 7.6 3.8-14.5 326 92.4 85.5-96.2
Other 76 *** *** *** 74 97.9 89.4-99.6
No health insurance 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 237 13 10.4 4.6-21.8 224 89.6 78.2-95.4
No 727 29 3.6 2.0- 6.4 698 96.4 93.6-98.0

Back to Child Discipline.

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 3 years old or 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.

CHAMP Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 30NOV15.

SCHS Home | FAQs | Contacts