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2005 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Oral Health

Has a doctor or nurse ever advised you about how to take care of the dental health
of (CHILD) during a medical office or clinic visit?**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 828 440 53.0 48.8-57.0 388 47.0 43.0-51.2
GENDER
Male 434 227 52.8 47.1-58.5 207 47.2 41.5-52.9
Female 394 213 53.1 47.2-59.0 181 46.9 41.0-52.8
RACE
White 555 299 51.6 46.6-56.6 256 48.4 43.4-53.4
African American 137 74 57.8 48.3-66.8 63 42.2 33.2-51.7
Other Minorities 132 64 50.2 40.0-60.3 68 49.8 39.7-60.0
HISPANIC
Yes 124 58 45.2 34.3-56.6 66 54.8 43.4-65.7
No 704 382 53.8 49.4-58.1 322 46.2 41.9-50.6
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 828 440 53.0 48.8-57.0 388 47.0 43.0-51.2
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 82 35 43.0 29.8-57.2 47 57.0 42.8-70.2
H.S. 177 92 53.2 44.4-61.8 85 46.8 38.2-55.6
Some College 194 106 51.9 43.5-60.2 88 48.1 39.8-56.5
College Graduate 371 207 55.6 49.5-61.6 164 44.4 38.4-50.5
GRADE
Not In School 828 440 53.0 48.8-57.0 388 47.0 43.0-51.2
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 44 28 68.2 50.5-81.8 16 31.8 18.2-49.5
Private 347 195 52.6 46.3-58.8 152 47.4 41.2-53.7
Health Choice 27 16 52.1 29.9-73.5 11 47.9 26.5-70.1
Medicaid 272 141 56.1 48.9-63.1 131 43.9 36.9-51.1
Other 108 50 42.4 31.9-53.6 58 57.6 46.4-68.1
No health insurance 25 9 40.1 20.0-64.2 16 59.9 35.8-80.0
CHILDREN WITH SHCN*
Yes 79 50 49.2 36.3-62.2 29 50.8 37.8-63.7
No 712 374 53.7 49.2-58.1 338 46.3 41.9-50.8

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*SHCN=Children with Special Health Care Needs

**These data are for children 2 years old or younger.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. 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.

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