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2006 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 663 366 56.0 51.4-60.5 297 44.0 39.5-48.6
GENDER
Male 339 186 55.7 49.4-61.9 153 44.3 38.1-50.6
Female 324 180 56.2 49.6-62.6 144 43.8 37.4-50.4
RACE
White 406 226 56.1 50.4-61.7 180 43.9 38.3-49.6
African American 113 59 54.6 44.2-64.6 54 45.4 35.4-55.8
Other Minorities 142 81 58.7 49.0-67.7 61 41.3 32.3-51.0
HISPANIC
Yes 117 72 61.8 51.3-71.4 45 38.2 28.6-48.7
No 546 294 55.3 50.4-60.2 252 44.7 39.8-49.6
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 663 366 56.0 51.4-60.5 297 44.0 39.5-48.6
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 64 45 69.7 54.0-81.9 19 30.3 18.1-46.0
H.S. 125 62 46.3 35.8-57.2 63 53.7 42.8-64.2
Some College 141 74 56.6 46.6-66.1 67 43.4 33.9-53.4
College Graduate 331 184 57.3 50.9-63.3 147 42.7 36.7-49.1
GRADE
Not In School 663 366 56.0 51.4-60.5 297 44.0 39.5-48.6
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 33 23 68.0 46.5-83.9 10 32.0 16.1-53.5
Private 295 169 57.3 50.7-63.7 126 42.7 36.3-49.3
Health Choice 7 5 80.6 41.9-96.0 2 19.4 4.0-58.1
Medicaid 251 131 52.3 44.6-59.8 120 47.7 40.2-55.4
Other 50 22 47.5 31.5-64.1 28 52.5 35.9-68.5
No health insurance 24 14 62.4 37.8-82.0 10 37.6 18.0-62.2
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 73 43 60.6 47.0-72.7 30 39.4 27.3-53.0
No 569 312 55.7 50.8-60.6 257 44.3 39.4-49.2

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*Includes those in college or other post high school education
**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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