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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Oral Health

Does s/he have a dentist or dental clinic where s/he goes regularly?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,265 1,858 81.7 79.5-83.8 407 18.3 16.2-20.5
GENDER
Male 1,236 1,009 79.7 76.4-82.7 227 20.3 17.3-23.6
Female 1,029 849 84.1 80.9-86.8 180 15.9 13.2-19.1
RACE
White 1,690 1,401 82.7 80.1-85.1 289 17.3 14.9-19.9
African American 311 251 81.9 76.1-86.5 60 18.1 13.5-23.9
Other Minorities 261 203 76.6 69.5-82.5 58 23.4 17.5-30.5
HISPANIC
Yes 185 134 74.8 66.8-81.4 51 25.2 18.6-33.2
No 2,079 1,723 82.7 80.4-84.8 356 17.3 15.2-19.6
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 478 251 57.8 52.0-63.3 227 42.2 36.7-48.0
5 through 10 714 636 88.1 84.4-91.1 78 11.9 8.9-15.6
11 through 13 406 370 93.1 89.1-95.7 36 6.9 4.3-10.9
14 through 17 667 601 89.3 85.0-92.4 66 10.7 7.6-15.0
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 108 79 76.6 65.0-85.2 29 23.4 14.8-35.0
H.S. 398 296 71.7 65.1-77.5 102 28.3 22.5-34.9
Some College 567 451 79.6 74.7-83.8 116 20.4 16.2-25.3
College Graduate 1,190 1,030 86.5 83.7-88.8 160 13.5 11.2-16.3
SCHOOL
Public 1,597 1,428 89.2 86.8-91.2 169 10.8 8.8-13.2
Private/Home 224 210 91.7 84.7-95.7 14 8.3 4.3-15.3
GRADE
Not In School 444 220 55.5 49.6-61.3 224 44.5 38.7-50.4
K-5th 798 714 88.5 85.1-91.3 84 11.5 8.7-14.9
6th-8th 430 390 92.6 88.2-95.4 40 7.4 4.6-11.8
9th-12th* 591 533 89.0 84.5-92.3 58 11.0 7.7-15.5
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 104 87 85.6 75.5-91.9 17 14.4 8.1-24.5
Private 1,261 1,088 85.6 82.7-88.0 173 14.4 12.0-17.3
Health Choice 122 108 86.7 74.8-93.5 14 13.3 6.5-25.2
Medicaid 454 339 76.2 70.9-80.9 115 23.8 19.1-29.1
Other 178 140 80.5 71.7-87.0 38 19.5 13.0-28.3
No health insurance 124 78 67.7 56.5-77.2 46 32.3 22.8-43.5
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 240 200 81.8 73.9-87.6 40 18.2 12.4-26.1
No 1,995 1,635 81.9 79.5-84.1 360 18.1 15.9-20.5

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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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