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2016-2017 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Safety

Do you currently have any prescription medications in your household?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 662 537 81.5 77.4-85.0 125 18.5 15.0-22.6
GENDER
Male 346 284 81.3 75.4-86.1 62 18.7 13.9-24.6
Female 313 252 82.2 76.2-86.9 61 17.8 13.1-23.8
RACE
White 442 367 85.1 80.5-88.7 75 14.9 11.3-19.5
African American 117 87 76.2 66.1-84.0 30 23.8 16.0-33.9
Other Minorities 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 623 506 81.8 77.6-85.4 117 18.2 14.6-22.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 148 108 81.6 73.4-87.7 40 18.4 12.3-26.6
5 through 10 183 151 79.6 70.7-86.3 32 20.4 13.7-29.3
11 through 13 122 102 83.4 73.6-90.0 20 16.6 10.0-26.4
14 through 17 209 176 82.4 74.5-88.3 33 17.6 11.7-25.5
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College 203 169 83.0 75.2-88.7 34 17.0 11.3-24.8
College Graduate 367 299 81.5 75.9-86.0 68 18.5 14.0-24.1
SCHOOL
Public School 463 393 83.2 78.1-87.2 70 16.8 12.8-21.9
Private/Home 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 159 115 79.7 71.4-86.1 44 20.3 13.9-28.6
K-5th 187 157 81.7 73.2-87.9 30 18.3 12.1-26.8
6th-8th 118 97 81.7 71.1-89.0 21 18.3 11.0-28.9
9th-12th3 197 167 82.9 74.7-88.8 30 17.1 11.2-25.3
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 337 281 84.9 79.5-89.1 56 15.1 10.9-20.5
Public 254 200 78.9 71.6-84.7 54 21.1 15.3-28.4
Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 158 152 97.7 94.3-99.1 *** *** ***
No 492 376 77.1 71.9-81.5 116 22.9 18.5-28.1

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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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