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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Safety

In the past month, has (CHILD) been home alone
for more than one hour without the supervision of an adult or a child 13 or older?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,288 66 4.9 3.6- 6.5 1,222 95.1 93.5-96.4
GENDER
Male 647 35 5.1 3.3- 7.7 612 94.9 92.3-96.7
Female 639 31 4.7 3.1- 7.1 608 95.3 92.9-96.9
RACE
White 926 49 5.3 3.7- 7.4 877 94.7 92.6-96.3
African American 219 11 4.1 2.0- 8.4 208 95.9 91.6-98.0
Other Minorities 142 6 4.3 1.6-10.9 136 95.7 89.1-98.4
HISPANIC
Yes 114 4 5.2 1.8-14.3 110 94.8 85.7-98.2
No 1,174 62 4.8 3.5- 6.6 1,112 95.2 93.4-96.5
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 499 0 0.0 . - . 499 100 . - .
5 through 10 554 20 4.1 2.5- 6.8 534 95.9 93.2-97.5
11 through 12 234 46 19.1 13.4-26.5 188 80.9 73.5-86.6
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 74 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 73 99.6 97.5- 100
H.S. 207 6 4.7 1.9-11.5 201 95.3 88.5-98.1
Some College 290 8 2.6 1.2- 5.5 282 97.4 94.5-98.8
College Graduate 717 51 6.3 4.5- 8.8 666 93.7 91.2-95.5
SCHOOL
Public School 698 58 8.5 6.2-11.5 640 91.5 88.5-93.8
Private/Home 141 8 2.7 1.3- 5.8 133 97.3 94.2-98.7
GRADE
Not In School 525 0 0.0 . - . 525 100 . - .
K-5th 572 26 5.4 3.5- 8.4 546 94.6 91.6-96.5
6th-8th 187 39 18.5 12.6-26.3 148 81.5 73.7-87.4
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 700 43 5.4 3.7- 7.8 657 94.6 92.2-96.3
Public 410 12 4.0 2.1- 7.5 398 96.0 92.5-97.9
Other 112 8 7.2 3.2-15.6 104 92.8 84.4-96.8
No health insurance 53 2 2.0 0.4- 8.6 51 98.0 91.4-99.6
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 243 22 7.9 4.6-13.3 221 92.1 86.7-95.4
No 1,024 43 4.2 2.9- 6.1 981 95.8 93.9-97.1

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***Asked only for children 12 years and younger.

*9th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

**Health Insurance categories: PRIVATE = State Employee Health Plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC, or other private health insurance plan purchased from an employer or directly from insurance company.
PUBLIC = Medicaid, Carolina ACCESS, Health Check, or NC Health Choice. OTHER = the military, CHAMPUS, TRI CARE, Indian Health Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

^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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