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2016-2017 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Family Involvement

How many times in a typical week do members of your household eat a main meal together that was prepared at home?1

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  Total
Respond2
1-2 times 3-4 times 5-6 times 7 or more times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 707 67 11.3 8.0-15.7 157 21.0 17.3-25.1 172 24.2 20.2-28.7 296 41.3 36.4-46.4 15 2.3 1.2- 4.3
GENDER
Male 370 35 9.7 6.6-13.9 81 21.1 16.2-27.1 97 27.9 22.2-34.3 149 38.8 32.7-45.4 *** *** ***
Female 333 32 12.9 7.7-20.9 76 21.1 16.0-27.3 74 20.5 15.2-27.2 144 43.3 35.9-50.9 *** *** ***
RACE
White 467 39 8.7 5.9-12.5 103 22.1 17.6-27.5 124 27.4 22.2-33.3 190 39.3 33.7-45.3 11 2.5 1.1- 5.5
African American 118 14 10.4 5.8-18.0 33 26.0 17.5-36.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 79 *** *** *** 13 11.7 5.5-23.0 15 15.4 8.1-27.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 82 14 14.4 7.8-25.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 620 53 10.9 7.3-16.0 149 23.2 19.1-27.9 159 25.9 21.5-30.9 246 38.0 32.9-43.4 13 2.0 1.0- 4.0
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 157 12 10.9 5.6-20.4 20 13.0 7.6-21.4 30 17.8 11.0-27.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
5 through 10 190 *** *** *** 41 19.5 13.4-27.4 42 23.3 16.2-32.3 92 44.6 35.2-54.4 *** *** ***
11 through 13 136 14 9.7 5.1-17.4 32 25.3 17.1-35.8 36 23.3 15.3-33.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 224 30 13.4 8.7-20.0 64 27.0 19.9-35.5 64 31.6 23.8-40.6 62 27.2 20.1-35.6 *** *** ***
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 131 18 15.6 9.5-24.5 21 14.9 8.3-25.3 25 18.5 11.1-29.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College 207 14 4.1 2.1- 7.7 41 16.7 11.2-24.3 40 22.2 14.9-31.7 106 54.2 44.7-63.4 *** *** ***
College Graduate 368 34 13.0 7.9-20.7 95 25.3 20.1-31.3 107 27.3 21.8-33.6 129 33.6 27.4-40.4 *** *** ***
SCHOOL
Public School 498 52 12.0 7.9-17.7 123 23.4 18.8-28.8 122 26.3 21.4-31.9 191 36.5 31.0-42.3 *** *** ***
Private/Home 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 167 11 10.9 5.6-20.4 24 15.0 9.4-23.2 34 17.9 11.3-27.3 94 52.6 42.5-62.5 *** *** ***
K-5th 194 12 9.7 3.6-23.5 38 17.5 11.8-25.2 47 26.7 19.3-35.7 94 44.7 35.5-54.3 *** *** ***
6th-8th 132 13 9.8 5.2-18.0 31 24.9 16.5-35.7 32 19.1 11.8-29.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
9th-12th3 211 30 13.9 9.0-21.0 64 29.1 21.5-38.0 58 30.3 22.4-39.5 55 25.7 18.7-34.4 *** *** ***
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 337 27 11.9 6.7-20.3 84 23.8 18.4-30.0 105 30.7 24.5-37.6 114 32.2 25.8-39.4 *** *** ***
Public 288 29 9.6 6.1-14.7 54 18.1 12.9-24.7 51 17.3 11.9-24.3 147 51.6 43.8-59.3 *** *** ***
Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 20 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 162 19 11.4 6.7-18.9 35 22.3 14.3-32.9 *** *** *** 61 34.5 25.6-44.7 *** *** ***
No 532 47 11.2 7.3-16.8 118 20.6 16.6-25.2 128 23.1 18.7-28.1 227 42.6 37.0-48.4 12 2.5 1.2- 5.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011, 2012, 2013-2014 and 2016-2017 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 of all children ages 0 to 17 years

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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