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2006 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Oral Health

Does (CHILD) have a dentist or dental clinic where {he/she} goes to regularly?***

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,970 2,265 76.3 74.4-78.1 705 23.7 21.9-25.6
GENDER
Male 1,560 1,192 76.7 74.0-79.1 368 23.3 20.9-26.0
Female 1,410 1,073 75.8 73.0-78.5 337 24.2 21.5-27.0
RACE
White 2,034 1,646 79.9 77.7-81.9 388 20.1 18.1-22.3
African American 522 378 73.2 68.6-77.3 144 26.8 22.7-31.4
Other Minorities 407 236 58.3 52.2-64.0 171 41.7 36.0-47.8
HISPANIC
Yes 318 183 59.0 52.4-65.3 135 41.0 34.7-47.6
No 2,646 2,077 77.4 75.4-79.3 569 22.6 20.7-24.6
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 674 277 43.7 39.2-48.2 397 56.3 51.8-60.8
5 through 10 931 789 84.9 81.9-87.5 142 15.1 12.5-18.1
11 through 13 546 471 86.3 82.5-89.4 75 13.7 10.6-17.5
14 through 17 819 728 90.2 87.6-92.3 91 9.8 7.7-12.4
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 205 123 58.3 49.6-66.6 82 41.7 33.4-50.4
H.S. 607 427 69.7 64.9-74.0 180 30.3 26.0-35.1
Some College 742 565 75.9 72.0-79.4 177 24.1 20.6-28.0
College Graduate 1,412 1,148 81.4 78.9-83.7 264 18.6 16.3-21.1
SCHOOL
Public 2,017 1,739 86.4 84.5-88.2 278 13.6 11.8-15.5
Private/Home 236 221 94.7 90.0-97.2 15 5.3 2.8-10.0
GRADE
Not In School 717 305 44.8 40.5-49.2 412 55.2 50.8-59.5
K-5th 823 720 88.2 85.3-90.6 103 11.8 9.4-14.7
6th-8th 551 473 86.1 82.3-89.2 78 13.9 10.8-17.7
9th-12th* 708 641 91.6 89.0-93.7 67 8.4 6.3-11.0
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 188 156 81.3 73.4-87.3 32 18.7 12.7-26.6
Private 1,556 1,276 82.0 79.7-84.2 280 18.0 15.8-20.3
Health Choice 134 114 83.5 74.0-90.0 20 16.5 10.0-26.0
Medicaid 629 425 67.9 63.3-72.2 204 32.1 27.8-36.7
Other 211 171 81.0 73.6-86.7 40 19.0 13.3-26.4
No health insurance 230 106 47.1 39.2-55.1 124 52.9 44.9-60.8
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 663 553 81.9 78.0-85.3 110 18.1 14.7-22.0
No 2,234 1,666 75.1 72.8-77.2 568 24.9 22.8-27.2

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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 1 year old or older.

^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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