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2016-2017 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Health Care Access and Utilization

Does (CHILD) have any kind of health care coverage?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 718 692 96.1 93.7-97.6 26 3.9 2.4- 6.3
GENDER
Male 377 364 95.9 92.3-97.9 13 4.1 2.1- 7.7
Female 337 324 96.2 92.3-98.2 13 3.8 1.8- 7.7
RACE
White 473 460 96.9 93.7-98.5 13 3.1 1.5- 6.3
African American 121 120 98.9 92.4-99.8 *** *** ***
Other Minorities 81 71 88.3 76.1-94.7 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 629 619 98.6 97.0-99.4 *** *** ***
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 159 156 99.2 97.1-99.8 *** *** ***
5 through 10 196 192 97.8 93.4-99.3 *** *** ***
11 through 13 134 127 93.3 84.0-97.3 *** *** ***
14 through 17 229 217 93.2 86.6-96.6 12 6.8 3.4-13.4
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 137 122 88.2 79.1-93.6 15 11.8 6.4-20.9
Some College 212 206 96.8 91.5-98.8 *** *** ***
College Graduate 368 363 98.8 96.4-99.6 *** *** ***
SCHOOL
Public School 506 483 94.7 91.4-96.8 23 5.3 3.2- 8.6
Private/Home 74 74 100 96.0- 100 *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 170 167 99.2 97.2-99.8 *** *** ***
K-5th 199 194 97.0 92.2-98.9 *** *** ***
6th-8th 130 124 94.4 84.7-98.1 *** *** ***
9th-12th3 216 204 92.8 85.9-96.4 12 7.2 3.6-14.1
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 342 340 99.3 95.9-99.9 *** *** ***
Public 295 292 98.5 93.8-99.7 *** *** ***
Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 165 163 98.1 92.4-99.5 *** *** ***
No 537 514 95.5 92.5-97.3 23 4.5 2.7- 7.5

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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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