2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Breast Feeding

During the past year, has your child's physician or another health professional told you that your child was overweight?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,055 91 6.8 5.1- 8.8 964 93.2 91.2-94.9
GENDER
Male 564 45 4.8 3.1- 7.1 519 95.2 92.9-96.9
Female 491 46 9.0 6.3-12.8 445 91.0 87.2-93.7
RACE
White 681 46 5.4 3.7- 7.8 635 94.6 92.2-96.3
African American 198 29 10.0 6.2-15.7 169 90.0 84.3-93.8
Other Minorities 171 16 6.9 3.1-14.7 155 93.1 85.3-96.9
HISPANIC
Yes 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 942 74 6.1 4.6- 8.2 868 93.9 91.8-95.4
AGE GROUPS
2 through 4 180 *** *** *** 172 95.9 91.1-98.2
5 through 10 347 31 5.8 3.6- 9.2 316 94.2 90.8-96.4
11 through 13 189 14 5.4 2.6-10.9 175 94.6 89.1-97.4
14 through 17 339 38 11.3 7.4-16.9 301 88.7 83.1-92.6
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 233 28 8.4 5.0-13.8 205 91.6 86.2-95.0
Some College 270 27 7.2 4.4-11.5 243 92.8 88.5-95.6
College Graduate 551 36 5.5 3.6- 8.3 515 94.5 91.7-96.4
SCHOOL
Public School 778 78 7.9 5.8-10.6 700 92.1 89.4-94.2
Private/Home 128 *** *** *** 121 96.4 91.3-98.5
GRADE
Not In School 201 *** *** *** 192 96.0 91.7-98.1
K-5th 348 33 6.7 4.2-10.4 315 93.3 89.6-95.8
6th-8th 192 13 3.7 1.7- 7.9 179 96.3 92.1-98.3
9th-12th3 314 36 12.0 7.7-18.1 278 88.0 81.9-92.3
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 536 37 5.3 3.5- 7.9 499 94.7 92.1-96.5
Public 382 43 7.6 5.1-11.1 339 92.4 88.9-94.9
Other 79 *** *** *** 75 96.9 90.9-99.0
No health insurance 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 247 31 9.1 5.8-14.0 216 90.9 86.0-94.2
No 794 58 6.0 4.2- 8.5 736 94.0 91.5-95.8

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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

1Asked only of children ages 2 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 Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

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