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2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Health Care Access and Utilization

What kind of place does (CHILD) go to most often for health care?1

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  Total
Respond2
Doctor's office Public Health or Comm. Health Ctr Hospital Outpatient Dept Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,149 1,017 86.9 83.5-89.8 63 6.7 4.7- 9.4 38 4.1 2.5- 6.7 31 2.3 1.3- 3.9
GENDER
Male 596 517 87.2 82.5-90.8 37 6.9 4.4-10.7 22 3.2 1.4- 7.0 20 2.6 1.4- 5.0
Female 553 500 86.7 81.1-90.8 26 6.4 3.6-11.0 16 5.1 2.7- 9.3 11 1.9 0.8- 4.7
RACE
White 737 683 91.3 87.7-93.9 26 4.8 2.8- 8.0 *** *** *** 19 2.7 1.4- 5.0
African American 215 187 82.0 72.3-88.8 18 11.5 6.3-20.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 192 143 78.4 67.3-86.5 18 5.4 3.0- 9.7 24 15.4 8.2-27.1 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 120 *** *** *** 21 15.6 9.1-25.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 1,028 942 88.9 85.2-91.7 42 6.1 4.0- 9.0 14 2.6 1.2- 5.5 30 2.4 1.4- 4.1
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 273 247 86.3 77.9-91.9 13 5.4 2.6-10.9 11 7.2 3.1-15.8 *** *** ***
5 through 10 347 304 85.8 79.4-90.5 19 8.2 4.5-14.5 16 3.7 2.0- 6.9 *** *** ***
11 through 13 189 166 86.4 77.1-92.3 16 8.7 4.5-16.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 340 300 89.7 83.4-93.8 15 4.7 1.9-11.0 *** *** *** 18 3.7 1.8- 7.3
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 259 193 73.6 64.1-81.3 34 13.9 8.4-22.1 26 11.2 6.2-19.4 *** *** ***
Some College 286 245 85.8 79.4-90.4 19 6.9 3.8-12.0 *** *** *** 13 3.8 1.8- 7.9
College Graduate 603 578 96.0 92.8-97.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 1.9 0.8- 4.6
SCHOOL
Public School 779 678 86.1 82.0-89.4 49 7.8 5.2-11.5 26 3.1 1.9- 5.1 26 3.0 1.7- 5.3
Private/Home 128 124 98.0 91.1-99.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 294 269 87.9 80.0-92.9 14 5.1 2.5-10.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
K-5th 348 303 85.5 79.0-90.2 19 8.1 4.4-14.3 18 4.2 2.3- 7.4 *** *** ***
6th-8th 192 166 84.1 74.5-90.6 18 9.8 5.3-17.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
9th-12th3 315 279 90.0 83.2-94.2 12 4.5 1.6-11.9 *** *** *** 18 4.1 2.0- 8.2
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 585 569 97.6 95.6-98.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Public 420 350 80.0 73.4-85.3 41 11.3 7.4-16.9 25 7.6 4.3-13.0 *** *** ***
Other 83 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 255 229 85.0 75.9-91.1 15 9.4 4.6-18.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 880 776 87.4 83.6-90.5 46 5.8 3.9- 8.6 31 4.5 2.6- 7.7 27 2.2 1.2- 4.0

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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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