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2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Health Care Access and Utilization

During the past 12 months was there any time when s/he was not covered by ANY health insurance?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,082 60 8.3 5.9-11.6 1,022 91.7 88.4-94.1
GENDER
Male 560 26 7.0 4.0-11.9 534 93.0 88.1-96.0
Female 522 34 9.7 6.2-14.8 488 90.3 85.2-93.8
RACE
White 696 36 7.6 4.8-11.9 660 92.4 88.1-95.2
African American 208 14 12.7 6.9-22.1 194 87.3 77.9-93.1
Other Minorities 174 *** *** *** 164 96.4 92.2-98.4
HISPANIC
Yes 102 *** *** *** 93 90.2 78.3-95.9
No 979 51 8.2 5.7-11.8 928 91.8 88.2-94.3
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 266 17 8.7 4.6-16.0 249 91.3 84.0-95.4
5 through 10 322 18 7.1 4.2-11.9 304 92.9 88.1-95.8
11 through 13 178 *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 316 12 5.9 2.3-14.1 304 94.1 85.9-97.7
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 233 16 8.0 4.3-14.2 217 92.0 85.8-95.7
Some College 262 21 11.0 6.0-19.1 241 89.0 80.9-94.0
College Graduate 585 23 6.8 3.8-12.2 562 93.2 87.8-96.2
SCHOOL
Public School 721 40 8.9 5.9-13.3 681 91.1 86.7-94.1
Private/Home 127 *** *** *** 121 97.1 92.1-99.0
GRADE
Not In School 287 19 8.9 4.9-15.7 268 91.1 84.3-95.1
K-5th 322 17 6.4 3.6-10.9 305 93.6 89.1-96.4
6th-8th 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
9th-12th3 292 11 6.3 2.4-15.5 281 93.7 84.5-97.6
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 580 27 7.5 4.3-12.7 553 92.5 87.3-95.7
Public 409 33 10.7 6.8-16.3 376 89.3 83.7-93.2
Other 77 *** *** *** 77 100 . - .
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 248 12 8.3 4.0-16.4 236 91.7 83.6-96.0
No 820 47 8.4 5.6-12.3 773 91.6 87.7-94.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 and 2012 are NOT comparable to results from 2010 and earlier.

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

1Asked only for children who are currently covered by health insurance.

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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