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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

General Health

Would you say that in general the health of (CHILD) is:

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  Total
Respond.#
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,366 1,334 55.8 53.1-58.5 648 26.8 24.4-29.3 296 13.3 11.5-15.3 79 3.7 2.7- 4.9 9 0.5 0.2- 1.1
GENDER
Male 1,284 728 56.4 52.6-60.0 339 25.8 22.7-29.2 168 13.5 11.2-16.3 43 3.8 2.5- 5.6 6 0.5 0.2- 1.6
Female 1,082 606 55.2 51.1-59.1 309 27.9 24.4-31.6 128 13.0 10.4-16.2 36 3.5 2.3- 5.4 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5
RACE
White 1,757 1,062 60.4 57.2-63.5 483 27.4 24.6-30.4 164 9.1 7.5-11.2 41 2.4 1.5- 3.6 7 0.7 0.3- 1.6
African American 332 148 46.4 39.8-53.1 99 29.0 23.3-35.4 63 18.5 13.7-24.4 20 6.0 3.5-10.0 2 0.2 0.0- 0.9
Other Minorities 274 122 49.1 41.7-56.5 66 21.0 15.7-27.6 68 23.7 18.1-30.5 18 6.2 3.5-10.7 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Yes 193 80 41.1 33.2-49.5 45 24.0 17.5-31.9 52 25.8 19.1-33.7 14 7.9 4.3-14.0 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4
No 2,172 1,253 57.9 55.1-60.7 603 27.2 24.7-29.8 244 11.5 9.8-13.5 65 3.0 2.2- 4.2 7 0.4 0.1- 1.0
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 578 365 58.2 52.8-63.3 143 27.1 22.6-32.2 56 12.2 8.9-16.4 13 2.4 1.2- 4.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
5 through 10 716 410 57.4 52.6-62.1 180 23.9 20.0-28.2 103 15.5 12.2-19.4 23 3.2 1.9- 5.5 0 0.0 . - .
11 through 13 405 225 52.6 45.9-59.3 118 29.1 23.3-35.7 47 13.5 9.4-18.9 14 4.4 2.1- 9.1 1 0.4 0.1- 2.5
14 through 17 667 334 52.8 47.4-58.1 207 28.9 24.3-33.9 90 11.5 8.7-15.1 29 5.3 3.2- 8.5 7 1.6 0.6- 4.2
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 111 30 28.4 18.9-40.4 16 12.1 6.2-22.2 51 46.6 35.2-58.4 13 12.7 6.6-23.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
H.S. 420 184 42.4 36.1-49.0 129 28.9 23.3-35.3 80 21.2 16.1-27.4 26 7.3 4.4-11.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Some College 585 299 48.7 43.1-54.3 183 34.3 29.1-40.0 76 12.8 9.5-17.0 23 3.3 1.9- 5.9 4 0.9 0.3- 2.9
College Graduate 1,248 821 66.8 63.3-70.1 319 24.4 21.4-27.6 88 6.8 5.2- 8.9 17 1.5 0.8- 2.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.6
SCHOOL
Public 1,598 852 53.0 49.6-56.3 456 27.3 24.4-30.4 221 14.6 12.3-17.2 61 4.5 3.2- 6.3 8 0.7 0.3- 1.7
Private/Home 224 134 63.5 55.3-71.0 64 25.4 19.1-32.9 21 9.8 5.6-16.4 5 1.4 0.5- 3.9 0 0.0 . - .
GRADE
Not In School 544 348 59.6 54.1-64.9 128 26.1 21.5-31.3 54 11.7 8.5-15.8 13 2.5 1.3- 4.8 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
K-5th 800 454 56.1 51.6-60.6 210 24.9 21.2-29.0 112 15.7 12.5-19.6 24 3.2 1.9- 5.4 0 0.0 . - .
6th-8th 430 236 51.2 44.7-57.7 121 28.4 22.7-35.0 50 13.2 9.3-18.4 20 6.5 3.6-11.6 3 0.6 0.2- 2.2
9th-12th* 590 295 54.1 48.5-59.7 188 29.3 24.5-34.6 80 11.3 8.3-15.1 22 3.6 2.1- 6.2 5 1.6 0.6- 4.7
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 108 78 63.6 49.9-75.4 22 30.1 18.8-44.3 6 4.8 1.9-11.9 2 1.5 0.3- 6.3 0 0.0 . - .
Private 1,308 816 62.9 59.3-66.3 349 26.2 23.1-29.5 120 8.7 6.8-11.0 19 1.8 1.0- 3.3 4 0.4 0.1- 1.6
Health Choice 125 48 41.7 30.6-53.6 46 33.7 23.4-45.8 21 16.6 10.3-25.7 10 8.0 3.9-15.7 0 0.0 . - .
Medicaid 487 213 40.9 35.3-46.7 126 26.3 21.3-31.9 104 24.0 19.2-29.6 39 7.9 5.3-11.8 5 0.9 0.3- 2.7
Other 187 113 67.1 58.1-75.1 57 23.8 17.3-31.8 14 8.1 4.1-15.5 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9 0 0.0 . - .
No health insurance 125 53 49.1 37.4-60.8 40 28.5 19.3-39.8 26 18.1 11.2-28.0 6 4.4 1.4-12.7 0 0.0 . - .
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 243 62 26.5 19.8-34.6 85 36.5 28.6-45.1 61 21.6 15.7-29.0 30 12.5 7.7-19.7 5 2.9 1.0- 8.3
No 2,088 1,267 59.8 56.9-62.7 543 25.2 22.8-27.8 229 12.3 10.5-14.5 45 2.4 1.7- 3.5 4 0.2 0.1- 0.7

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

^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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