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2016-2017 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Health Care Access and Utilization

During the past 12 months was there any time when s/he was not covered by ANY health insurance?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 690 27 3.6 2.2- 5.8 663 96.4 94.2-97.8
GENDER
Male 363 15 4.8 2.5- 9.2 348 95.2 90.8-97.5
Female 323 12 2.5 1.2- 5.0 311 97.5 95.0-98.8
RACE
White 460 14 2.7 1.4- 5.0 446 97.3 95.0-98.6
African American 119 *** *** *** 115 96.7 90.1-99.0
Other Minorities 70 *** *** *** 64 92.4 78.6-97.6
HISPANIC
Yes 68 *** *** *** 65 96.5 86.3-99.2
No 617 22 3.3 1.9- 5.7 595 96.7 94.3-98.1
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 155 *** *** *** 150 96.7 91.7-98.7
5 through 10 191 *** *** *** 183 96.2 90.4-98.6
11 through 13 127 *** *** *** 122 96.1 88.7-98.7
14 through 17 217 *** *** *** 208 96.6 91.5-98.7
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 122 *** *** *** 115 93.2 83.5-97.4
Some College 206 *** *** *** 197 95.9 90.1-98.4
College Graduate 361 11 2.2 1.1- 4.4 350 97.8 95.6-98.9
SCHOOL
Public School 482 22 4.0 2.2- 7.0 460 96.0 93.0-97.8
Private/Home 74 *** *** *** 74 100 96.0- 100
GRADE
Not In School 166 *** *** *** 161 96.9 92.1-98.8
K-5th 193 *** *** *** 185 96.2 90.5-98.6
6th-8th 124 *** *** *** 119 95.9 88.1-98.7
9th-12th3 204 *** *** *** 195 96.4 91.0-98.6
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 339 13 3.6 1.8- 7.2 326 96.4 92.8-98.2
Public 291 12 3.9 1.8- 8.0 279 96.1 92.0-98.2
Other 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 162 *** *** *** 155 97.6 94.0-99.0
No 513 20 4.0 2.3- 7.0 493 96.0 93.0-97.7

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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 for children who are currently covered by health insurance.

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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