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2013-2014 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Parent Opinion

State lawmakers are considering a law that would let parents get recommended vaccines for their adolescent children at licensed pharmacies. How strongly do you agree or disagree that these laws are a good idea1

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  Total
Respond2
Strongly agree Somewhat agree Somewhat disagree Strongly disagree
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,007 340 34.2 30.0-38.7 372 35.5 31.3-40.0 150 14.7 11.7-18.2 145 15.6 12.6-19.2
GENDER
Male 502 156 30.9 25.2-37.1 206 38.5 32.5-44.8 73 15.2 11.2-20.3 67 15.5 11.3-20.8
Female 499 183 37.8 31.6-44.4 164 32.4 26.7-38.8 77 14.2 10.1-19.6 75 15.6 11.5-20.8
RACE
White 632 214 35.5 30.3-41.0 259 39.5 34.2-45.1 89 14.1 10.9-17.9 70 10.9 8.2-14.4
African American 190 *** *** *** *** *** *** 30 13.3 7.1-23.7 34 18.1 11.3-27.8
Other Minorities 177 *** *** *** 35 18.5 11.5-28.4 27 17.8 10.2-29.3 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 166 82 45.3 35.9-55.1 22 10.3 5.7-17.9 31 19.4 12.6-28.8 31 25.0 17.3-34.7
No 838 257 32.0 27.3-37.0 349 40.3 35.5-45.3 118 13.7 10.5-17.7 114 14.0 10.8-18.0
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 218 56 24.1 17.4-32.3 80 39.6 31.2-48.8 43 17.3 12.0-24.4 39 19.0 12.6-27.6
5 through 10 308 100 36.2 28.4-44.7 105 32.1 24.8-40.4 52 16.0 10.6-23.3 51 15.7 10.9-22.1
11 through 13 175 *** *** *** 62 30.5 22.2-40.3 23 16.4 9.0-27.9 19 12.8 6.7-23.2
14 through 17 306 113 38.4 30.2-47.2 125 39.4 31.7-47.7 32 8.6 5.2-13.7 36 13.6 9.2-19.8
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 244 102 41.6 32.9-50.8 59 27.0 19.5-36.0 49 16.0 11.1-22.7 34 15.4 10.5-22.1
Some College 263 83 33.3 25.6-42.1 97 31.9 24.5-40.4 37 15.6 9.5-24.6 46 19.2 12.8-27.7
College Graduate 498 154 29.9 24.4-35.9 215 44.1 38.1-50.4 64 13.0 9.7-17.3 65 13.0 9.5-17.4
SCHOOL
Public School 700 262 39.5 34.0-45.2 250 33.1 28.1-38.5 97 14.0 10.3-18.7 91 13.4 10.2-17.3
Private/Home 114 *** *** *** *** *** *** 16 14.7 8.4-24.5 19 17.0 10.0-27.5
GRADE
Not In School 245 63 23.7 17.3-31.5 90 38.6 30.7-47.2 49 17.2 12.1-23.9 43 20.5 14.0-29.0
K-5th 302 102 38.6 30.6-47.2 104 32.5 25.2-40.9 49 15.5 10.2-23.0 47 13.4 9.3-18.8
6th-8th 181 *** *** *** 63 27.7 20.1-37.0 24 16.4 9.1-27.6 24 14.7 8.4-24.7
9th-12th3 279 105 37.0 28.6-46.3 115 41.9 33.5-50.8 28 8.4 5.0-14.0 31 12.7 8.2-19.2
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 513 163 31.9 26.7-37.7 216 41.9 36.2-47.9 69 14.9 10.9-20.0 65 11.2 8.2-15.1
Public 395 139 35.3 28.7-42.6 123 31.4 25.0-38.6 68 14.1 9.8-19.9 65 19.1 14.0-25.7
Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 201 *** *** *** 70 29.6 21.8-38.9 18 5.5 3.1- 9.6 37 21.4 14.1-31.2
No 797 263 32.7 28.0-37.7 294 35.9 31.1-40.9 132 16.8 13.3-21.1 108 14.6 11.3-18.6

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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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