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2013-2014 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Nutrition

On a typical day, how many servings of vegetables does (CHILD) eat, not including french fries?1

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  Total
Respond2
1 serving 2 servings 3 or more servings None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,048 288 26.7 23.0-30.7 420 40.1 35.8-44.5 273 27.7 23.7-32.2 67 5.5 4.0- 7.5
GENDER
Male 524 146 29.0 23.6-35.2 194 35.0 29.5-41.1 143 28.9 23.2-35.4 41 7.0 4.5-10.7
Female 518 139 24.0 19.4-29.4 225 45.6 39.2-52.0 129 26.6 21.0-33.1 25 3.8 2.4- 6.1
RACE
White 662 174 26.0 21.6-30.8 270 41.8 36.6-47.2 186 27.6 22.9-32.7 32 4.7 2.9- 7.5
African American 199 45 22.0 14.2-32.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 6.1 3.1-11.9
Other Minorities 178 65 34.1 24.9-44.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** 19 6.8 3.7-12.2
HISPANIC
Yes 165 64 39.8 30.6-49.8 58 39.5 30.3-49.4 22 10.7 6.1-18.3 21 10.0 6.0-16.2
No 880 224 24.6 20.7-29.1 361 40.0 35.2-44.9 250 30.7 26.1-35.8 45 4.7 3.1- 7.0
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 191 42 21.6 14.1-31.7 96 48.5 38.7-58.3 47 27.5 19.3-37.6 *** *** ***
5 through 10 328 90 23.5 17.8-30.3 129 38.9 31.4-46.9 85 30.1 22.5-38.9 24 7.5 4.4-12.6
11 through 13 188 59 36.3 27.3-46.5 63 31.1 22.3-41.4 53 27.9 19.2-38.6 13 4.7 2.1-10.2
14 through 17 341 97 29.0 22.3-36.7 132 40.4 32.8-48.6 88 24.6 18.5-31.9 24 6.0 3.6- 9.8
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 255 88 33.0 25.2-42.0 89 36.3 28.2-45.3 50 21.6 14.8-30.6 28 9.0 5.5-14.4
Some College 274 64 22.2 16.3-29.4 117 40.3 32.2-49.0 80 34.7 26.3-44.2 13 2.8 1.2- 6.3
College Graduate 517 135 25.9 20.9-31.7 213 42.4 36.5-48.6 143 26.4 21.6-31.9 26 5.2 3.1- 8.5
SCHOOL
Public School 757 219 27.7 23.4-32.4 288 39.1 33.9-44.4 197 26.4 21.6-31.8 53 6.9 4.7- 9.8
Private/Home 124 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 218 45 20.0 13.2-29.1 110 47.2 38.1-56.5 56 30.6 22.4-40.3 *** *** ***
K-5th 324 94 25.3 19.5-32.2 122 39.0 31.5-47.0 82 27.3 20.1-36.0 26 8.4 5.0-13.6
6th-8th 196 60 34.0 25.3-43.8 65 30.5 21.8-40.9 55 28.5 19.9-39.0 16 7.0 3.7-13.0
9th-12th3 310 89 30.8 23.5-39.2 123 41.0 32.9-49.5 80 24.4 17.9-32.2 18 3.9 2.1- 7.3
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 537 156 29.5 24.3-35.2 214 40.6 35.0-46.5 141 25.4 20.6-30.8 26 4.6 2.7- 7.5
Public 407 114 25.7 20.1-32.3 161 40.0 33.2-47.3 98 28.4 21.9-36.0 34 5.8 3.7- 9.2
Other 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 33 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 216 54 21.3 14.6-29.9 70 31.1 22.9-40.8 68 37.8 28.5-48.1 24 9.7 5.6-16.4
No 822 233 28.1 23.9-32.7 346 42.0 37.1-47.0 202 25.4 20.9-30.4 41 4.5 3.0- 6.8

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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.

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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