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2013-2014 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Whole Grain Foods

In the past week, how many times did (CHILD) eat: Whole grain cereals like Cheerios, Wheaties, Life, Bran Flakes or Grape Nuts?1

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  Total
Respond2
None 1-3 times 4-6 times 7 or more times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 904 180 18.2 15.1-21.7 383 40.8 36.3-45.4 164 19.2 15.5-23.5 177 21.9 18.0-26.3
GENDER
Male 453 93 18.6 14.3-23.8 188 41.6 35.3-48.1 83 19.0 14.1-25.1 89 20.9 15.9-26.9
Female 445 86 17.8 13.7-22.9 191 39.6 33.3-46.2 80 19.5 14.3-26.0 88 23.1 17.5-29.8
RACE
White 571 120 19.6 15.6-24.4 246 41.8 36.3-47.5 105 19.3 14.9-24.6 100 19.3 15.3-24.1
African American 160 31 16.1 10.3-24.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 165 25 13.5 8.1-21.7 *** *** *** 23 13.0 7.5-21.7 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 159 19 9.7 5.5-16.5 72 46.1 36.4-56.0 19 11.4 6.6-18.9 49 32.8 24.1-42.9
No 743 161 20.1 16.5-24.2 310 39.8 34.8-45.0 145 21.0 16.7-26.0 127 19.2 15.1-24.1
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 188 33 16.0 10.5-23.5 81 40.7 31.9-50.0 32 15.7 10.2-23.4 42 27.7 19.2-38.0
5 through 10 289 42 10.9 7.4-15.8 123 41.2 33.2-49.7 61 24.8 17.3-34.0 63 23.1 16.6-31.2
11 through 13 160 39 22.6 15.2-32.1 66 40.1 30.5-50.4 32 18.9 11.8-28.8 23 18.5 11.4-28.6
14 through 17 267 66 28.6 21.2-37.5 113 40.8 32.3-49.7 39 14.4 9.5-21.2 49 16.2 10.8-23.5
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 215 27 10.9 6.6-17.4 97 46.9 37.8-56.2 30 11.9 7.6-17.9 61 30.4 22.2-40.1
Some College 223 44 12.4 8.5-17.9 92 38.2 29.8-47.5 43 26.7 18.0-37.6 44 22.6 15.3-32.2
College Graduate 465 109 27.0 21.6-33.1 193 38.5 32.4-44.9 91 18.8 14.4-24.1 72 15.8 11.9-20.5
SCHOOL
Public School 628 124 17.9 14.2-22.2 270 41.3 35.7-47.0 111 20.5 15.7-26.4 123 20.4 16.1-25.5
Private/Home 109 *** *** *** *** *** *** 28 23.3 15.1-34.2 14 13.8 7.3-24.6
GRADE
Not In School 214 37 15.1 10.2-21.8 93 43.2 34.6-52.2 35 13.8 9.0-20.5 49 27.9 19.8-37.6
K-5th 282 44 12.5 8.6-17.8 118 38.5 30.7-46.9 59 26.5 18.7-36.1 61 22.5 16.2-30.5
6th-8th 167 43 25.0 17.1-35.0 67 39.3 30.0-49.4 33 19.1 12.1-28.8 24 16.6 10.0-26.2
9th-12th3 241 56 25.9 18.4-35.0 105 42.3 33.2-51.9 37 15.1 9.8-22.5 43 16.8 10.9-24.9
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 460 114 25.9 20.8-31.7 190 41.1 35.2-47.2 78 16.4 12.3-21.4 78 16.7 12.8-21.5
Public 349 49 10.3 7.2-14.5 151 40.1 33.0-47.7 69 22.8 16.6-30.6 80 26.8 20.3-34.3
Other 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 176 40 23.1 15.7-32.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** 29 12.1 7.6-18.7
No 722 138 16.8 13.6-20.7 310 41.8 36.8-47.0 128 17.5 13.6-22.1 146 23.9 19.4-29.0

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011, 2012 and 2013-2014 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 who reported eating whole grain foods in the past week (Responded 'Yes' to question 1 of Whole Grain Foods Module).

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 Services or other type not otherwise listed.

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