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2013-2014 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

General Health

Would you say that in general the health of (CHILD) is1:

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  Total
Respond2
Excellent Very good Good Fair or Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,096 620 56.1 51.7-60.4 279 24.4 20.9-28.2 160 16.6 13.5-20.2 37 2.9 1.8- 4.5
GENDER
Male 544 299 56.0 49.8-62.0 144 23.2 18.6-28.5 85 18.2 13.7-23.9 16 2.6 1.4- 4.8
Female 546 317 56.2 50.0-62.2 134 25.7 20.7-31.5 75 15.0 11.2-19.6 20 3.1 1.6- 5.9
RACE
White 689 446 65.3 60.2-70.0 172 23.6 19.5-28.1 55 9.4 6.8-12.8 16 1.8 0.9- 3.4
African American 208 *** *** *** 58 23.9 16.5-33.3 47 28.4 19.9-38.8 *** *** ***
Other Minorities 190 *** *** *** 48 29.0 20.0-39.9 54 23.5 16.4-32.6 11 5.6 2.4-12.3
HISPANIC
Yes 175 69 36.7 28.2-46.1 39 25.5 18.0-34.7 52 30.0 22.0-39.5 15 7.8 4.0-14.9
No 918 550 59.7 54.8-64.3 240 24.4 20.6-28.6 106 13.9 10.8-17.7 22 2.1 1.1- 3.7
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 238 172 68.1 59.2-75.8 49 21.7 15.6-29.3 15 8.9 4.3-17.7 *** *** ***
5 through 10 326 179 51.8 43.7-59.8 76 22.6 16.9-29.5 57 22.3 16.3-29.8 14 3.3 1.7- 6.3
11 through 13 190 *** *** *** *** *** *** 32 17.4 11.2-26.1 *** *** ***
14 through 17 342 181 57.3 49.4-64.9 91 22.9 17.1-30.1 56 16.6 11.8-22.8 14 3.2 1.3- 7.4
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 266 116 44.9 36.3-53.8 61 22.6 16.5-30.2 73 27.9 20.7-36.5 16 4.6 2.4- 8.7
Some College 288 150 55.2 46.7-63.4 86 27.0 20.2-35.0 40 14.6 9.8-21.2 12 3.2 1.4- 7.0
College Graduate 540 354 64.8 58.9-70.2 132 23.6 19.0-28.9 46 10.2 7.1-14.6 *** *** ***
SCHOOL
Public School 758 385 50.1 44.7-55.5 210 26.9 22.5-31.9 129 19.1 15.3-23.5 34 3.9 2.4- 6.2
Private/Home 124 *** *** *** 25 15.7 9.2-25.5 13 13.2 7.1-23.3 *** *** ***
GRADE
Not In School 265 186 67.0 58.6-74.5 55 21.8 15.9-29.1 21 9.8 5.2-17.6 *** *** ***
K-5th 322 173 49.7 41.6-57.7 76 22.8 17.1-29.7 59 24.2 17.9-31.8 14 3.3 1.7- 6.4
6th-8th 197 *** *** *** *** *** *** 28 14.3 8.8-22.3 11 5.4 2.5-11.6
9th-12th3 312 170 59.3 50.9-67.2 81 21.3 15.5-28.6 52 17.0 11.9-23.7 *** *** ***
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 557 369 63.5 57.6-68.9 144 27.6 22.6-33.4 40 8.1 5.5-11.8 *** *** ***
Public 429 189 49.3 42.3-56.4 110 22.0 17.1-27.8 105 23.9 18.5-30.3 25 4.7 2.8- 7.9
Other 65 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 218 67 28.9 21.0-38.3 76 33.2 24.5-43.3 52 27.6 19.8-37.2 23 10.3 5.8-17.5
No 865 549 62.5 57.7-67.1 201 22.6 18.9-26.7 101 13.5 10.4-17.4 14 1.4 0.7- 2.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011, 2012 and 2013-2014 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 Services or other type not otherwise listed.

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