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2010 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 1,923 1,585 82.1 79.8-84.1 338 17.9 15.9-20.2
GENDER
Male 980 796 80.8 77.5-83.7 184 19.2 16.3-22.5
Female 941 787 83.3 80.1-86.1 154 16.7 13.9-19.9
RACE
White 1,368 1,139 83.4 80.8-85.7 229 16.6 14.3-19.2
African American 340 271 79.3 73.5-84.1 69 20.7 15.9-26.5
Other Minorities 212 172 80.2 72.5-86.1 40 19.8 13.9-27.5
HISPANIC
Yes 150 117 83.6 76.2-89.1 33 16.4 10.9-23.8
No 1,772 1,467 81.9 79.5-84.1 305 18.1 15.9-20.5
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 419 207 51.0 45.1-56.9 212 49.0 43.1-54.9
5 through 10 554 501 90.2 86.7-92.8 53 9.8 7.2-13.3
11 through 13 374 345 93.1 89.1-95.7 29 6.9 4.3-10.9
14 through 17 576 532 94.2 91.8-96.0 44 5.8 4.0- 8.2
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 101 73 71.8 59.7-81.3 28 28.2 18.7-40.3
H.S. 309 242 79.8 73.7-84.8 67 20.2 15.2-26.3
Some College 448 365 80.8 75.6-85.0 83 19.2 15.0-24.4
College Graduate 1,065 905 84.3 81.4-86.9 160 15.7 13.1-18.6
SCHOOL
Public School 1,334 1,215 91.8 89.8-93.4 119 8.2 6.6-10.2
Private/Home 215 193 88.8 82.5-93.0 22 11.2 7.0-17.5
GRADE
Not In School 444 230 54.0 48.3-59.6 214 46.0 40.4-51.7
K-5th 573 519 90.6 87.3-93.1 54 9.4 6.9-12.7
6th-8th 368 341 93.0 88.8-95.7 27 7.0 4.3-11.2
9th-12th* 533 491 94.1 91.6-95.9 42 5.9 4.1- 8.4
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 1,090 945 85.6 82.7-88.1 145 14.4 11.9-17.3
Public 546 433 79.1 74.6-83.0 113 20.9 17.0-25.4
Other 158 125 79.0 69.3-86.2 33 21.0 13.8-30.7
No health insurance 108 65 65.7 54.2-75.5 43 34.3 24.5-45.8
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 416 364 85.3 80.1-89.3 52 14.7 10.7-19.9
No 1,476 1,200 81.4 78.7-83.7 276 18.6 16.3-21.3

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***Asked only for children 1 year and older.

*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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