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2011 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Health Care Access and Utilization

During the past 12 months, was there any time when you delayed or did NOT fill a prescription for medicine for (CHILD) because of the COST?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,390 77 7.5 5.3-10.6 1,313 92.5 89.4-94.7
GENDER
Male 713 39 6.1 3.8- 9.7 674 93.9 90.3-96.2
Female 672 38 9.1 5.6-14.4 634 90.9 85.6-94.4
RACE
White 964 52 5.5 3.6- 8.5 912 94.5 91.5-96.4
African American 223 13 5.6 2.6-11.9 210 94.4 88.1-97.4
Other Minorities 196 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,239 69 5.7 3.9- 8.1 1,170 94.3 91.9-96.1
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 312 12 5.6 2.5-12.3 300 94.4 87.7-97.5
5 through 10 395 22 10.0 5.6-17.4 373 90.0 82.6-94.4
11 through 13 275 18 6.9 4.0-11.8 257 93.1 88.2-96.0
14 through 17 405 24 6.7 3.4-12.7 381 93.3 87.3-96.6
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 288 21 13.7 8.0-22.6 267 86.3 77.4-92.0
Some College 285 23 5.8 3.5- 9.4 262 94.2 90.6-96.5
College Graduate 815 33 4.5 2.6- 7.6 782 95.5 92.4-97.4
SCHOOL
Public School 938 55 8.3 5.5-12.4 883 91.7 87.6-94.5
Private/Home 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 342 15 6.9 3.4-13.4 327 93.1 86.6-96.6
K-5th 395 20 7.9 4.0-14.9 375 92.1 85.1-96.0
6th-8th 262 18 7.2 4.1-12.4 244 92.8 87.6-95.9
9th-12th3 389 23 6.4 3.1-12.7 366 93.6 87.3-96.9
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 763 38 3.8 2.5- 5.7 725 96.2 94.3-97.5
Public 421 25 8.9 5.2-14.9 396 91.1 85.1-94.8
Other 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 258 28 9.9 6.2-15.6 230 90.1 84.4-93.8
No 1,117 48 7.1 4.7-10.8 1,069 92.9 89.2-95.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards; see N.C. CHAMP Technical Notes for more details

1Asked of all children ages 0 to 17 years

2Use 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.

39th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

4Health 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.

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