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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Safety

When you are driving and (CHILD) rides in the vehicle with you, does (he/she)
wear a seatbelt all of the time?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,503 1,445 95.5 93.8-96.8 58 4.5 3.2- 6.2
GENDER
Male 822 788 95.1 92.6-96.8 34 4.9 3.2- 7.4
Female 681 657 96.0 93.3-97.6 24 4.0 2.4- 6.7
RACE
White 1,106 1,077 97.1 95.3-98.2 29 2.9 1.8- 4.7
African American 230 212 91.8 86.0-95.3 18 8.2 4.7-14.0
Other Minorities 165 154 94.3 89.0-97.2 11 5.7 2.8-11.0
HISPANIC
Yes 107 95 88.6 79.1-94.1 12 11.4 5.9-20.9
No 1,396 1,350 96.3 94.6-97.5 46 3.7 2.5- 5.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 7 5 81.9 42.9-96.5 2 18.1 3.5-57.1
5 through 10 422 409 96.3 92.4-98.2 13 3.7 1.8- 7.6
11 through 13 406 393 96.0 91.9-98.0 13 4.0 2.0- 8.1
14 through 17 668 638 94.9 92.1-96.7 30 5.1 3.3- 7.9
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 70 58 81.4 66.3-90.6 12 18.6 9.4-33.7
H.S. 267 250 90.8 84.0-94.9 17 9.2 5.1-16.0
Some College 398 386 97.1 94.5-98.4 12 2.9 1.6- 5.5
College Graduate 766 749 97.9 96.0-98.9 17 2.1 1.1- 4.0
SCHOOL
Public 1,344 1,289 95.1 93.2-96.5 55 4.9 3.5- 6.8
Private/Home 153 150 98.7 96.0-99.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.0
GRADE
Not In School 6 6 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
K-5th 473 456 96.7 93.9-98.2 17 3.3 1.8- 6.1
6th-8th 431 413 94.0 89.4-96.7 18 6.0 3.3-10.6
9th-12th* 591 568 95.5 92.6-97.3 23 4.5 2.7- 7.4
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 71 68 98.4 94.9-99.5 3 1.6 0.5- 5.1
Private 854 836 98.0 96.2-98.9 18 2.0 1.1- 3.8
Health Choice 104 97 87.5 75.9-94.0 7 12.5 6.0-24.1
Medicaid 249 229 90.7 84.1-94.7 20 9.3 5.3-15.9
Other 112 110 99.2 96.3-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7
No health insurance 96 89 90.5 79.2-96.0 7 9.5 4.0-20.8
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 189 184 95.8 88.9-98.5 5 4.2 1.5-11.1
No 1,294 1,243 95.5 93.6-96.9 51 4.5 3.1- 6.4

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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 2 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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