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North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Food Insecurity

In the last 12 months, how often did you rely on only a few kinds of low-cost food to feed (CHILD)
because you were running out of money to buy food?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Very often Often Sometimes Seldom Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
YEAR
2005 3,740 154 4.6 3.8- 5.5 156 5.1 4.2- 6.0 482 14.1 12.8-15.6 379 10.3 9.1-11.5 2,569 66.0 64.1-67.8
2006 2,964 96 3.5 2.8- 4.5 103 3.7 3.0- 4.7 342 13.0 11.5-14.6 236 8.5 7.3- 9.8 2,187 71.3 69.2-73.3
2007 2,562 93 4.4 3.5- 5.6 84 3.8 3.0- 5.0 213 8.3 7.1- 9.8 211 8.5 7.2-10.0 1,961 74.9 72.7-77.0
2008 2,838 113 4.4 3.5- 5.5 130 4.6 3.7- 5.7 342 12.6 11.2-14.3 402 15.0 13.4-16.8 1,851 63.3 61.0-65.5
2009 2,262 127 5.9 4.7- 7.4 101 3.9 3.0- 5.1 289 14.8 12.9-17.1 252 11.5 9.9-13.5 1,493 63.8 61.1-66.5
2010 1,912 71 4.9 3.7- 6.4 68 3.6 2.7- 4.8 203 10.9 9.2-12.8 199 10.4 8.8-12.2 1,371 70.3 67.6-72.8

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*Asked only for children 1 year and older.

^Use 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.

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