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2013-2014 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Health Care Access and Utilization

Thinking about (CHILD)'s health needs and the services that (s/he) needs, have you had any difficulties trying to use these services during the past 12 months?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,095 82 7.8 5.8-10.6 1,013 92.2 89.4-94.2
GENDER
Male 542 46 9.7 6.6-13.9 496 90.3 86.1-93.4
Female 547 36 6.0 3.6-10.0 511 94.0 90.0-96.4
RACE
White 689 51 7.7 5.2-11.1 638 92.3 88.9-94.8
African American 209 14 8.6 4.1-17.0 195 91.4 83.0-95.9
Other Minorities 189 17 7.7 4.2-13.8 172 92.3 86.2-95.8
HISPANIC
Yes 175 20 12.6 7.6-20.2 155 87.4 79.8-92.4
No 918 61 6.9 4.7-10.0 857 93.1 90.0-95.3
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 239 13 4.2 2.2- 8.1 226 95.8 91.9-97.8
5 through 10 325 28 11.2 6.7-18.3 297 88.8 81.7-93.3
11 through 13 189 13 8.0 3.9-15.6 176 92.0 84.4-96.1
14 through 17 342 28 7.3 4.3-11.9 314 92.7 88.1-95.7
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 264 21 10.5 6.1-17.6 243 89.5 82.4-93.9
Some College 287 23 7.4 4.0-13.2 264 92.6 86.8-96.0
College Graduate 542 38 6.4 4.1- 9.9 504 93.6 90.1-95.9
SCHOOL
Public School 758 68 9.9 7.0-13.8 690 90.1 86.2-93.0
Private/Home 123 *** *** *** 119 94.1 84.3-97.9
GRADE
Not In School 265 14 4.0 2.1- 7.5 251 96.0 92.5-97.9
K-5th 321 28 12.0 7.2-19.3 293 88.0 80.7-92.8
6th-8th 197 13 7.4 3.6-14.8 184 92.6 85.2-96.4
9th-12th3 312 27 7.7 4.5-12.8 285 92.3 87.2-95.5
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 557 33 6.2 4.0- 9.6 524 93.8 90.4-96.0
Public 430 35 8.5 5.2-13.5 395 91.5 86.5-94.8
Other 64 *** *** *** 59 94.6 83.5-98.4
No health insurance 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 218 37 20.8 13.4-30.8 181 79.2 69.2-86.6
No 866 44 5.2 3.4- 7.8 822 94.8 92.2-96.6

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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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