2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Discipline

Has anyone in your household used this approach with (CHILD) in the past month:
Hit or slapped him/her on the hand, arm or leg?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 976 112 16.7 12.8-21.5 864 83.3 78.5-87.2
GENDER
Male 518 59 17.5 12.2-24.6 459 82.5 75.4-87.8
Female 458 53 15.7 10.6-22.8 405 84.3 77.2-89.4
RACE
White 635 54 9.1 6.1-13.4 581 90.9 86.6-93.9
African American 180 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 877 100 16.9 12.8-22.0 777 83.1 78.0-87.2
AGE GROUPS
3 through 4 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
5 through 10 345 48 19.9 13.4-28.6 297 80.1 71.4-86.6
11 through 13 187 *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 335 17 7.3 3.5-14.9 318 92.7 85.1-96.5
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 32 20.0 12.0-31.4 176 80.0 68.6-88.0
Some College 255 38 19.4 12.3-29.3 217 80.6 70.7-87.7
College Graduate 512 42 12.9 8.3-19.5 470 87.1 80.5-91.7
SCHOOL
Public School 771 72 13.7 9.7-19.0 699 86.3 81.0-90.3
Private/Home 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
K-5th 346 48 20.4 13.7-29.2 298 79.6 70.8-86.3
6th-8th 190 11 8.5 3.3-20.1 179 91.5 79.9-96.7
9th-12th3 310 17 8.2 3.9-16.6 293 91.8 83.4-96.1
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 498 46 12.0 7.8-18.1 452 88.0 81.9-92.2
Public 346 54 22.5 15.8-31.0 292 77.5 69.0-84.2
Other 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 237 39 19.7 12.5-29.7 198 80.3 70.3-87.5
No 727 72 15.8 11.3-21.6 655 84.2 78.4-88.7

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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 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.

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