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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 (CHILD) needed to see a doctor but could not because of cost?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 717 23 2.7 1.7- 4.4 694 97.3 95.6-98.3
GENDER
Male 378 12 3.6 1.9- 6.9 366 96.4 93.1-98.1
Female 335 11 1.9 0.9- 3.8 324 98.1 96.2-99.1
RACE
White 473 11 1.8 0.9- 3.7 462 98.2 96.3-99.1
African American 123 *** *** *** 118 96.1 89.9-98.6
Other Minorities 79 *** *** *** 75 97.5 92.7-99.2
HISPANIC
Yes 84 *** *** *** 81 96.8 89.7-99.1
No 629 18 2.3 1.3- 4.1 611 97.7 95.9-98.7
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 157 *** *** *** 153 97.7 93.7-99.2
5 through 10 196 *** *** *** 188 97.1 93.8-98.7
11 through 13 136 *** *** *** 133 97.5 92.0-99.2
14 through 17 228 *** *** *** 220 97.0 91.9-98.9
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 137 *** *** *** 131 95.7 90.4-98.2
Some College 211 *** *** *** 202 96.6 91.7-98.7
College Graduate 368 *** *** *** 360 98.2 96.1-99.2
SCHOOL
Public School 507 18 3.0 1.7- 5.3 489 97.0 94.7-98.3
Private/Home 73 *** *** *** 71 97.9 88.1-99.7
GRADE
Not In School 168 *** *** *** 164 97.8 94.1-99.2
K-5th 199 *** *** *** 191 97.1 93.9-98.7
6th-8th 132 *** *** *** 129 97.3 91.5-99.2
9th-12th3 215 *** *** *** 207 96.9 91.4-98.9
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 341 *** *** *** 333 98.3 96.3-99.3
Public 293 *** *** *** 287 97.8 94.2-99.2
Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 165 *** *** *** 159 96.9 92.9-98.6
No 536 17 2.7 1.5- 4.8 519 97.3 95.2-98.5

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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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