2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Oral Health

How would you rate the condition of (CHILD)'s teeth?
Would you say their condition is:1

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  Total
Respond2
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,095 511 44.5 40.1-49.1 331 32.3 28.0-36.8 189 16.9 13.9-20.5 47 4.8 3.2- 7.2 17 1.5 0.8- 2.8
GENDER
Male 572 264 44.5 38.2-51.1 167 31.2 25.4-37.7 102 16.5 12.4-21.6 29 6.3 3.8-10.3 *** *** ***
Female 523 247 44.5 38.3-50.8 164 33.4 27.5-39.9 87 17.4 13.1-22.7 18 3.2 1.6- 6.5 *** *** ***
RACE
White 705 368 51.9 46.5-57.3 208 28.8 24.1-33.9 102 14.9 11.4-19.1 20 2.8 1.6- 4.8 *** *** ***
African American 204 80 35.5 26.2-46.0 *** *** *** 48 22.6 15.2-32.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 181 *** *** *** *** *** *** 36 14.2 8.8-22.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 116 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 979 472 45.8 41.1-50.6 302 32.9 28.4-37.6 160 16.3 13.1-20.0 31 3.7 2.2- 6.1 14 1.4 0.7- 2.8
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 226 141 61.9 52.5-70.5 52 24.0 16.8-33.1 21 9.7 5.5-16.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
5 through 10 345 155 45.4 37.8-53.1 97 26.7 20.5-34.0 67 20.3 15.1-26.5 19 5.8 3.1-10.6 *** *** ***
11 through 13 189 75 30.3 21.3-41.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 335 140 35.0 27.8-43.0 116 43.1 34.9-51.8 65 15.8 11.4-21.5 13 5.8 2.4-13.6 *** *** ***
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 242 72 33.1 24.5-43.0 73 31.7 22.9-42.1 64 22.5 15.7-31.2 23 8.5 4.8-14.7 *** *** ***
Some College 276 120 42.2 33.9-50.9 89 36.6 28.4-45.5 53 17.6 12.1-24.8 11 3.4 1.6- 7.2 *** *** ***
College Graduate 575 319 53.4 47.3-59.4 168 29.5 24.3-35.3 71 13.0 9.5-17.4 13 3.5 1.5- 7.9 *** *** ***
SCHOOL
Public School 772 317 37.5 32.5-42.8 249 35.6 30.4-41.2 154 19.9 15.9-24.4 38 5.2 3.4- 7.9 14 1.8 0.9- 3.8
Private/Home 128 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 9.6 4.9-17.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 247 151 62.2 53.3-70.3 61 23.4 16.7-31.7 22 9.1 5.3-15.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
K-5th 346 153 41.1 33.6-48.9 95 30.4 23.2-38.6 72 21.6 16.3-28.1 19 5.6 2.9-10.3 *** *** ***
6th-8th 192 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
9th-12th3 310 132 36.7 29.1-45.0 107 40.6 32.3-49.5 58 15.5 11.1-21.3 12 7.0 3.0-15.6 *** *** ***
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 558 305 54.2 48.0-60.3 176 30.8 25.6-36.6 67 11.0 7.9-15.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Public 399 148 36.5 29.7-43.8 109 32.4 25.5-40.1 97 22.3 17.1-28.4 33 6.3 4.1- 9.5 12 2.7 1.3- 5.5
Other 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 249 107 39.9 31.1-49.3 71 34.9 25.8-45.2 53 16.5 10.9-24.2 12 6.1 2.6-14.1 *** *** ***
No 834 399 45.6 40.5-50.8 258 31.8 27.1-36.9 131 17.0 13.5-21.1 35 4.5 2.9- 7.0 11 1.1 0.5- 2.5

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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 for children 1 year 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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