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2007 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 2,546 1,947 79.3 77.3-81.1 599 20.7 18.9-22.7
GENDER
Male 1,261 953 78.9 76.1-81.5 308 21.1 18.5-23.9
Female 1,285 994 79.7 76.9-82.2 291 20.3 17.8-23.1
RACE
White 1,868 1,392 76.7 74.3-78.9 476 23.3 21.1-25.7
African American 374 324 88.9 84.8-92.0 50 11.1 8.0-15.2
Other Minorities 304 231 75.9 69.4-81.3 73 24.1 18.7-30.6
HISPANIC
Yes 224 158 71.4 63.8-78.0 66 28.6 22.0-36.2
No 2,318 1,786 80.2 78.2-82.1 532 19.8 17.9-21.8
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 538 392 75.6 71.0-79.6 146 24.4 20.4-29.0
5 through 10 808 641 81.5 78.1-84.5 167 18.5 15.5-21.9
11 through 13 445 344 80.1 75.3-84.1 101 19.9 15.9-24.7
14 through 17 755 570 79.0 75.3-82.3 185 21.0 17.7-24.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 161 112 71.9 62.4-79.7 49 28.1 20.3-37.6
H.S. 528 419 81.2 76.8-85.0 109 18.8 15.0-23.2
Some College 655 534 84.7 81.3-87.6 121 15.3 12.4-18.7
College Graduate 1,199 880 76.4 73.3-79.1 319 23.6 20.9-26.7
SCHOOL
Public 1,759 1,380 81.6 79.4-83.7 379 18.4 16.3-20.6
Private/Home 266 188 73.9 67.1-79.7 78 26.1 20.3-32.9
GRADE
Not In School 502 365 75.4 70.6-79.7 137 24.6 20.3-29.4
K-5th 899 704 80.6 77.3-83.4 195 19.4 16.6-22.7
6th-8th 449 357 82.2 77.7-85.9 92 17.8 14.1-22.3
9th-12th* 691 518 78.6 74.6-82.1 173 21.4 17.9-25.4
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 133 79 60.0 48.9-70.2 54 40.0 29.8-51.1
Private 1,384 1,081 80.3 77.6-82.6 303 19.7 17.4-22.4
Health Choice 104 100 95.8 88.1-98.6 4 4.2 1.4-11.9
Medicaid 570 528 95.2 93.1-96.7 42 4.8 3.3- 6.9
Other 162 128 78.4 69.1-85.5 34 21.6 14.5-30.9
No health insurance 170 14 6.3 3.3-11.5 156 93.7 88.5-96.7
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 607 488 83.6 79.8-86.8 119 16.4 13.2-20.2
No 1,875 1,412 78.0 75.7-80.2 463 22.0 19.8-24.3

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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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