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2016-2017 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Safety

In the past month, was (CHILD) been home alone for more than one hour without the supervision of an adult or a child 13 years old or older?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 428 22 4.1 2.4- 6.8 406 95.9 93.2-97.6
GENDER
Male 214 11 3.6 1.7- 7.7 203 96.4 92.3-98.3
Female 210 11 4.5 2.2- 9.1 199 95.5 90.9-97.8
RACE
White 264 15 5.8 3.1-10.6 249 94.2 89.4-96.9
African American 78 *** *** *** 76 98.5 94.0-99.6
Other Minorities 55 *** *** *** 51 95.8 86.0-98.8
HISPANIC
Yes 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 375 17 3.9 2.1- 7.0 358 96.1 93.0-97.9
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 158 *** *** *** 158 100 98.1- 100
5 through 10 191 *** *** *** 186 97.8 93.5-99.3
11 through 13 79 17 17.1 9.4-29.1 62 82.9 70.9-90.6
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 81 *** *** *** 78 97.9 93.3-99.4
Some College 126 *** *** *** 122 98.4 93.3-99.6
College Graduate 221 15 6.1 3.3-11.1 206 93.9 88.9-96.7
SCHOOL
Public School 253 21 6.5 3.7-11.0 232 93.5 89.0-96.3
Private/Home 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 165 *** *** *** 165 100 98.2- 100
K-5th 194 *** *** *** 186 96.1 90.8-98.4
6th-8th 67 14 14.9 7.6-27.1 53 85.1 72.9-92.4
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 193 14 5.8 3.0-11.0 179 94.2 89.0-97.0
Public 191 *** *** *** 187 98.8 96.5-99.6
Other 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 78 *** *** *** 71 94.7 86.4-98.0
No 340 14 3.7 2.0- 7.0 326 96.3 93.0-98.0

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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 only of children ages 0 to 12 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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