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2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Health Care Access and Utilization

During the past 12 months, how often did (CHILD)ís doctors or other health care providers help you feel like a partner in (his/her) care?1

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  Total
Respond2
Never Sometimes Usually Always
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,120 41 3.0 1.9- 4.7 63 8.3 5.9-11.4 151 12.8 10.1-16.0 865 76.0 71.9-79.6
GENDER
Male 579 21 2.3 1.2- 4.3 32 8.9 5.5-14.1 70 11.5 8.0-16.2 456 77.3 71.3-82.3
Female 541 20 3.7 1.9- 7.0 31 7.6 4.9-11.8 81 14.1 10.3-19.0 409 74.6 68.7-79.7
RACE
White 716 26 2.6 1.4- 4.8 28 6.7 4.2-10.6 105 15.1 11.4-19.7 557 75.6 70.4-80.2
African American 213 *** *** *** 17 11.9 6.5-20.9 24 9.5 5.1-17.1 165 76.0 66.3-83.6
Other Minorities 186 *** *** *** 18 8.7 4.3-16.8 21 8.5 4.5-15.5 139 77.3 66.8-85.3
HISPANIC
Yes 119 11 8.2 2.7-22.6 *** *** *** 16 12.9 7.0-22.8 *** *** ***
No 1,000 30 2.6 1.6- 4.4 55 8.3 5.8-11.6 135 12.8 10.0-16.3 780 76.3 72.0-80.2
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 270 *** *** *** 15 7.1 3.6-13.5 35 15.3 9.5-23.6 216 76.8 68.0-83.8
5 through 10 339 *** *** *** 17 8.6 4.8-14.8 49 11.0 7.7-15.3 265 78.5 71.8-83.9
11 through 13 181 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 330 22 6.6 3.5-12.0 22 7.7 4.4-13.2 40 9.1 6.1-13.5 246 76.6 69.4-82.4
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 250 13 2.3 0.9- 5.6 25 11.9 6.8-19.9 33 10.6 6.2-17.6 179 75.2 66.2-82.4
Some College 281 14 4.4 2.3- 8.4 19 8.1 4.3-14.6 32 12.3 7.5-19.7 216 75.1 66.8-81.9
College Graduate 588 14 2.5 1.0- 5.8 19 6.2 3.5-10.7 86 14.4 10.6-19.2 469 76.9 71.1-81.9
SCHOOL
Public School 758 31 4.0 2.4- 6.7 45 8.4 5.7-12.3 105 11.6 8.8-15.0 577 76.0 71.2-80.2
Private/Home 123 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 12.4 5.6-25.5 *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 291 *** *** *** 16 7.8 4.0-14.6 40 15.1 9.7-22.9 231 76.4 67.9-83.2
K-5th 338 *** *** *** 16 7.2 4.0-12.6 47 10.9 7.6-15.3 267 79.9 73.6-85.0
6th-8th 187 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
9th-12th3 304 22 7.4 4.0-13.5 19 6.9 3.8-12.4 38 9.9 6.5-14.8 225 75.7 68.2-81.9
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 568 17 2.1 1.0- 4.5 19 5.4 3.0- 9.5 76 15.3 10.8-21.2 456 77.2 71.0-82.5
Public 413 *** *** *** 36 12.2 8.0-18.2 55 11.3 7.9-16.1 312 74.7 68.1-80.3
Other 83 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 11.6 5.5-22.8 *** *** ***
No health insurance 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 251 *** *** *** 15 11.2 5.7-20.9 35 11.1 6.8-17.6 193 75.0 65.6-82.5
No 855 33 3.1 1.8- 5.4 47 7.4 5.1-10.7 114 13.4 10.3-17.4 661 76.0 71.3-80.1

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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 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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