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2013-2014 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Health Care Access and Utilization

During the past 12 months, was there any time when you delayed or did NOT fill a prescription for medicine for (CHILD) because of the COST?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,097 49 4.2 2.9- 6.0 1,048 95.8 94.0-97.1
GENDER
Male 545 31 5.0 3.2- 7.7 514 95.0 92.3-96.8
Female 546 18 3.4 1.8- 6.4 528 96.6 93.6-98.2
RACE
White 689 34 4.5 3.0- 6.8 655 95.5 93.2-97.0
African American 210 *** *** *** 203 97.0 92.8-98.8
Other Minorities 190 *** *** *** 182 95.0 87.1-98.1
HISPANIC
Yes 175 *** *** *** 170 93.4 84.3-97.4
No 919 44 3.8 2.6- 5.6 875 96.2 94.4-97.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 239 *** *** *** 235 99.0 96.4-99.7
5 through 10 326 *** *** *** 317 97.5 94.6-98.9
11 through 13 190 15 11.5 6.3-20.1 175 88.5 79.9-93.7
14 through 17 342 21 5.0 2.9- 8.5 321 95.0 91.5-97.1
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 266 11 6.2 3.2-11.8 255 93.8 88.2-96.8
Some College 287 12 1.4 0.6- 3.0 275 98.6 97.0-99.4
College Graduate 542 26 5.1 3.2- 8.0 516 94.9 92.0-96.8
SCHOOL
Public School 759 37 4.7 3.0- 7.2 722 95.3 92.8-97.0
Private/Home 124 *** *** *** 116 91.6 82.3-96.2
GRADE
Not In School 266 *** *** *** 262 99.1 96.8-99.7
K-5th 322 *** *** *** 312 97.2 94.2-98.7
6th-8th 197 16 11.2 6.2-19.3 181 88.8 80.7-93.8
9th-12th3 312 19 5.3 2.9- 9.7 293 94.7 90.3-97.1
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 557 28 5.0 3.1- 7.9 529 95.0 92.1-96.9
Public 430 15 3.2 1.6- 6.3 415 96.8 93.7-98.4
Other 65 *** *** *** 64 99.2 94.2-99.9
No health insurance 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 218 22 9.8 5.7-16.2 196 90.2 83.8-94.3
No 867 26 3.1 1.9- 5.0 841 96.9 95.0-98.1

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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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