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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Parent Education

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,295 957 72.1 68.9-75.2 338 27.9 24.8-31.1
GENDER
Male 673 501 74.2 69.7-78.2 172 25.8 21.8-30.3
Female 622 456 70.0 65.1-74.5 166 30.0 25.5-34.9
RACE
White 889 632 68.6 64.5-72.4 257 31.4 27.6-35.5
African American 207 167 77.3 69.4-83.6 40 22.7 16.4-30.6
Other Minorities 199 158 79.2 71.1-85.4 41 20.8 14.6-28.9
HISPANIC
Yes 98 82 86.8 77.5-92.6 16 13.2 7.4-22.5
No 1,194 873 70.7 67.2-73.9 321 29.3 26.1-32.8
AGE GROUPS
11 through 13 497 390 76.1 71.0-80.6 107 23.9 19.4-29.0
14 through 17 798 567 69.3 65.0-73.3 231 30.7 26.7-35.0
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 64 57 86.5 71.6-94.2 7 13.5 5.8-28.4
H.S. 257 201 79.1 71.8-84.9 56 20.9 15.1-28.2
Some College 324 250 76.4 69.6-82.0 74 23.6 18.0-30.4
College Graduate 649 449 66.4 61.7-70.8 200 33.6 29.2-38.3
SCHOOL
Public 1,147 861 73.9 70.5-77.0 286 26.1 23.0-29.5
Private/Home 137 89 60.8 50.3-70.4 48 39.2 29.6-49.7
GRADE
4th-5th 60 43 62.8 46.1-76.9 17 37.2 23.1-53.9
6th-8th 492 387 77.8 72.8-82.2 105 22.2 17.8-27.2
9th-12th* 740 524 68.7 64.2-72.9 216 31.3 27.1-35.8
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 64 52 74.5 54.7-87.6 12 25.5 12.4-45.3
Private 725 509 66.9 62.4-71.1 216 33.1 28.9-37.6
Health Choice 73 58 84.9 73.4-92.0 15 15.1 8.0-26.6
Medicaid 207 166 75.3 66.5-82.5 41 24.7 17.5-33.5
Other 118 86 76.8 65.9-85.0 32 23.2 15.0-34.1
No health insurance 94 74 87.7 80.0-92.7 20 12.3 7.3-20.0
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 150 110 69.8 59.1-78.8 40 30.2 21.2-40.9
No 1,137 841 72.3 68.8-75.5 296 27.7 24.5-31.2

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*Includes those in college or other post high school education
**SHCN=Children with Special Health Care Needs

***Asked only for children 11 years and older.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. 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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