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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Oral Health

How would you rate the condition of (CHILD)'s teeth?
Would you say their condition 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 2,268 1,068 43.3 40.6-46.1 656 31.3 28.7-34.0 423 19.8 17.6-22.2 93 4.4 3.3- 5.7 28 1.2 0.7- 2.0
GENDER
Male 1,238 559 42.5 38.8-46.2 366 32.2 28.7-35.9 246 20.5 17.6-23.8 51 3.8 2.7- 5.3 16 1.1 0.5- 2.2
Female 1,030 509 44.4 40.4-48.5 290 30.3 26.5-34.2 177 19.0 15.9-22.6 42 5.1 3.4- 7.4 12 1.3 0.6- 2.9
RACE
White 1,690 870 49.6 46.3-52.9 483 30.6 27.7-33.8 265 15.3 13.1-17.9 56 3.6 2.5- 5.1 16 0.9 0.4- 1.7
African American 314 103 31.3 25.4-37.9 101 35.0 28.6-42.0 88 28.7 22.8-35.3 13 2.4 1.3- 4.6 9 2.6 1.1- 6.3
Other Minorities 261 94 32.1 25.5-39.5 70 28.4 21.9-36.1 70 27.9 21.6-35.2 24 10.9 6.8-17.0 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5
HISPANIC
Yes 186 52 28.4 21.2-36.8 39 22.2 15.7-30.4 68 34.2 26.7-42.5 25 14.7 9.5-22.0 2 0.6 0.1- 2.8
No 2,081 1,016 45.5 42.7-48.4 616 32.6 29.9-35.5 355 17.7 15.5-20.1 68 2.9 2.1- 3.9 26 1.3 0.7- 2.2
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 480 292 56.0 50.1-61.7 111 25.1 20.4-30.6 58 14.9 11.1-19.8 14 2.9 1.5- 5.5 5 1.0 0.3- 3.8
5 through 10 715 294 36.4 31.9-41.1 230 34.9 30.4-39.8 146 22.5 18.6-26.9 38 5.4 3.6- 8.0 7 0.8 0.2- 2.7
11 through 13 405 152 34.3 28.3-40.8 136 33.4 27.5-39.9 94 24.3 19.0-30.6 21 6.9 4.0-11.6 2 1.1 0.2- 6.2
14 through 17 668 330 46.3 41.1-51.7 179 31.1 26.1-36.5 125 18.0 14.2-22.4 20 2.7 1.5- 4.9 14 1.9 1.1- 3.5
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 109 19 14.6 8.1-24.8 15 17.3 9.8-28.7 51 47.1 35.6-59.0 20 19.0 11.3-30.2 4 2.0 0.6- 6.0
H.S. 402 148 34.1 28.2-40.6 124 33.6 27.4-40.5 95 24.1 18.7-30.5 28 6.5 4.0-10.5 7 1.6 0.7- 3.6
Some College 565 244 39.2 33.9-44.8 172 32.6 27.4-38.2 115 22.0 17.5-27.2 26 5.0 3.0- 8.1 8 1.3 0.4- 3.9
College Graduate 1,190 657 52.0 48.2-55.7 344 31.6 28.2-35.3 161 14.0 11.5-16.8 19 1.5 0.9- 2.7 9 0.9 0.3- 2.4
SCHOOL
Public 1,599 676 37.8 34.6-41.0 485 33.3 30.1-36.7 340 22.3 19.6-25.2 75 5.3 3.9- 7.0 23 1.4 0.8- 2.5
Private/Home 223 120 50.7 42.4-59.0 66 31.4 24.2-39.7 30 14.4 9.0-22.1 6 1.9 0.7- 5.0 1 1.5 0.2-10.1
GRADE
Not In School 446 272 56.1 50.1-62.0 105 25.5 20.6-31.1 53 15.1 11.1-20.3 12 2.9 1.4- 5.7 4 0.4 0.1- 1.3
K-5th 799 335 36.8 32.6-41.2 251 34.1 29.8-38.7 164 22.5 18.8-26.7 41 5.4 3.7- 8.0 8 1.2 0.4- 3.2
6th-8th 430 161 36.0 30.0-42.6 148 33.6 27.8-40.0 96 22.9 17.8-29.0 21 5.8 3.3- 9.9 4 1.6 0.5- 5.6
9th-12th* 591 300 47.2 41.7-52.9 151 30.4 25.1-36.1 109 17.6 13.8-22.3 19 3.0 1.6- 5.5 12 1.8 0.9- 3.4
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 103 55 50.7 37.8-63.4 32 31.4 20.5-44.9 12 14.6 7.0-28.1 2 1.1 0.3- 4.2 2 2.2 0.5- 9.9
Private 1,260 671 50.1 46.4-53.7 381 34.1 30.7-37.8 179 13.4 11.1-16.2 24 2.2 1.3- 3.6 5 0.2 0.1- 0.4
Health Choice 123 41 31.8 21.9-43.6 41 31.6 21.9-43.1 31 28.0 18.7-39.7 8 7.4 3.1-16.5 2 1.3 0.3- 5.2
Medicaid 459 154 31.8 26.5-37.7 129 28.4 23.1-34.3 126 29.2 24.0-35.1 36 7.6 4.9-11.4 14 2.9 1.4- 5.9
Other 176 95 50.5 40.6-60.4 39 23.3 15.9-32.8 35 22.6 15.1-32.5 5 3.1 1.1- 8.5 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0
No health insurance 124 38 25.2 16.4-36.6 32 31.0 20.6-43.6 34 27.8 18.8-39.1 17 12.3 6.6-21.7 3 3.8 0.8-15.8
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 239 88 35.1 27.5-43.6 74 37.3 29.2-46.2 54 19.9 14.2-27.2 14 3.9 2.0- 7.5 9 3.8 1.5- 9.4
No 1,998 974 44.6 41.7-47.5 571 30.4 27.7-33.2 359 19.8 17.4-22.3 75 4.3 3.3- 5.8 19 0.9 0.5- 1.7

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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 1 year 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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