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2006 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Oral Health

Does (CHILD) have dental insurance that helps pay for any routine dental care
including cleanings, x-rays and examinations?***

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,933 2,263 80.1 78.4-81.7 670 19.9 18.3-21.6
GENDER
Male 1,544 1,200 80.0 77.6-82.2 344 20.0 17.8-22.4
Female 1,389 1,063 80.2 77.8-82.5 326 19.8 17.5-22.2
RACE
White 2,012 1,555 79.4 77.3-81.4 457 20.6 18.6-22.7
African American 519 448 87.1 83.5-90.0 71 12.9 10.0-16.5
Other Minorities 395 257 66.6 60.7-72.0 138 33.4 28.0-39.3
HISPANIC
Yes 310 193 62.1 55.4-68.5 117 37.9 31.5-44.6
No 2,618 2,066 81.3 79.6-83.0 552 18.7 17.0-20.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 650 487 79.4 75.7-82.6 163 20.6 17.4-24.3
5 through 10 922 724 81.4 78.4-84.1 198 18.6 15.9-21.6
11 through 13 545 430 80.0 75.7-83.6 115 20.0 16.4-24.3
14 through 17 816 622 79.1 75.5-82.2 194 20.9 17.8-24.5
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 204 141 71.8 63.8-78.6 63 28.2 21.4-36.2
H.S. 592 454 81.5 77.7-84.8 138 18.5 15.2-22.3
Some College 735 583 82.3 78.9-85.3 152 17.7 14.7-21.1
College Graduate 1,399 1,083 79.5 76.9-81.8 316 20.5 18.2-23.1
SCHOOL
Public 2,006 1,574 81.1 79.0-83.0 432 18.9 17.0-21.0
Private/Home 235 174 77.5 70.6-83.2 61 22.5 16.8-29.4
GRADE
Not In School 692 515 78.4 74.8-81.6 177 21.6 18.4-25.2
K-5th 816 642 81.2 77.9-84.1 174 18.8 15.9-22.1
6th-8th 550 427 79.0 74.7-82.8 123 21.0 17.2-25.3
9th-12th* 706 548 80.3 76.6-83.6 158 19.7 16.4-23.4
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 187 131 73.3 65.3-80.0 56 26.7 20.0-34.7
Private 1,540 1,251 82.9 80.6-84.9 289 17.1 15.1-19.4
Health Choice 134 123 91.5 83.2-95.9 11 8.5 4.1-16.8
Medicaid 612 563 93.7 91.2-95.5 49 6.3 4.5- 8.8
Other 209 155 77.2 70.0-83.1 54 22.8 16.9-30.0
No health insurance 230 25 16.2 10.7-23.7 205 83.8 76.3-89.3
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 655 528 82.6 79.0-85.7 127 17.4 14.3-21.0
No 2,207 1,687 79.5 77.5-81.4 520 20.5 18.6-22.5

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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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