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2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Health Care Access and Utilization

Has (CHILD)ís doctor or other health care providers ever talked with you about how you can help (CHILD) to eat healthy?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes, in the past year Yes, more than a year ago No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,032 576 56.2 51.5-60.9 150 14.3 11.1-18.2 306 29.5 25.4-33.9
GENDER
Male 549 315 56.1 49.3-62.6 75 15.0 10.7-20.7 159 28.9 23.2-35.4
Female 483 261 56.4 49.8-62.9 75 13.5 9.3-19.2 147 30.0 24.4-36.3
RACE
White 662 357 55.3 49.8-60.8 91 11.5 8.7-15.1 214 33.2 28.1-38.7
African American 197 *** *** *** 29 20.3 12.3-31.7 54 23.3 16.3-32.2
Other Minorities 169 *** *** *** 29 15.3 7.9-27.8 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 113 *** *** *** *** *** *** 33 21.6 13.3-33.0
No 919 504 55.0 50.0-59.9 142 15.0 11.6-19.1 273 30.0 25.7-34.8
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 179 129 71.0 60.6-79.7 13 8.1 4.3-14.7 37 20.8 13.3-31.2
5 through 10 339 207 59.0 51.2-66.4 46 13.5 8.6-20.6 86 27.4 21.1-34.7
11 through 13 184 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 330 147 46.1 37.9-54.6 57 15.8 10.4-23.4 126 38.0 30.2-46.6
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 231 135 65.8 55.6-74.7 30 14.1 7.7-24.3 66 20.1 13.9-28.3
Some College 263 142 54.7 45.7-63.3 44 15.7 10.0-23.9 77 29.6 22.4-38.0
College Graduate 537 299 51.4 45.0-57.8 76 13.5 9.8-18.2 162 35.1 28.9-41.8
SCHOOL
Public School 761 405 52.6 47.0-58.0 125 16.5 12.5-21.5 231 30.9 26.2-36.1
Private/Home 123 *** *** *** 14 8.7 4.0-17.8 *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 200 143 67.9 57.7-76.6 15 7.8 4.3-13.7 42 24.3 16.3-34.5
K-5th 340 203 58.7 50.6-66.3 50 16.2 10.6-24.1 87 25.1 19.1-32.2
6th-8th 187 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
9th-12th3 305 134 46.4 37.9-55.1 53 14.5 9.8-20.9 118 39.1 30.9-48.0
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 518 283 55.6 49.1-61.9 88 14.4 10.7-19.1 147 30.1 24.3-36.5
Public 380 233 60.6 53.0-67.7 46 14.0 9.1-21.0 101 25.4 19.7-32.1
Other 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 243 153 66.5 56.9-74.9 28 8.6 5.3-13.7 62 24.9 17.3-34.5
No 776 415 53.2 47.7-58.5 120 16.3 12.3-21.2 241 30.6 25.9-35.7

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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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