IN.gov - Skip Navigation

Note: This message is displayed if (1) your browser is not standards-compliant or (2) you have you disabled CSS. Read our Policies for more information.

Indiana State Department of Health

Program Areas > Eating Disorders > Survey Results Survey Results

Contents

CNOPD Logo

1-800-433-0746

Eating Disorders Survey Results

The purpose of this survey is to gather information from track and field, cross country, and gymnastic coaches regarding eating disorders and their athletes. This information will help the Community Nutrition/Obesity Prevention Division create successful programs. The survey will only take a few minutes of your time. Please answer all the questions and submit this survey electronically by April 30, 2006. Thank you for your participation.

Total number responded to this survey is : 86, 22%

1. What county is your school located?

ADAMS
ALLEN
BENTON
BOONE
CASS
CLARK
DECATUR
DEKALB
ELKHART
FAYETTE
FRANKLIN
HAMILTON
HANCOCK

HENDRICKS
HENRY
JACKSON
JENNINGS
JOHNSON
KOSCIUSKO
LAKE
LAPORTE
LAWRENCE
MADISON
MARION
MIAMI
MONTGOMERY

MORGAN
NOBLE
ORANGE
PERRY
PUTNAM
SCOTT
ST. JOSEPH
STARKE
STEUBEN
SULLIVAN
TIPPECANOE
WABASH
WAYNE

2. What sport do you coach? (Check all that apply)

a. Track and Field
b. Cross Country
c. Gymnastics

54
37
9

3. Do you currently provide education to your athletes about healthy eating?

Yes 63 No 10

4. Do you currently provide education to your athletes about healthy eating and eating disorders?

Yes 29 No 45

5. If you answered “NO” to question 3 or 4, what is the reason? (Check all that apply)

a. Not enough time
b. Don’t have information
c. Not interested in the topic
d. Not applicable
e. Other

9
23
8
23

6. How often do you provide education?

a. 0 times a year
b. Once a year
c. Twice a year
d. Three times a year
e. More than three times a year

10
21
11
1
29

7. What type of education do you provide?

a. Brochures/Handouts
b. Videos
c. Presentations
d. Informal conversations
e. Other
f. Not applicable

31
6
16
56

10

8. What types of materials are you most interested in receiving?

Handouts
Brochures
CDs
Videos
Posters

64
46
24
22
32

9. How many athletes that you currently coach would you estimate have an eating disorder?

a. 0
b. 1
c. 2
d. 3
e. More than 3
f. Don’t know

41
5
4
6
5
22

10. Would you be interested in having someone conduct a nutrition presentation to your athletes?

Yes 50 No 23