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2005 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Does (CHILD) receive services from a program called Special Educational Services?
Children receiving these services often have an Individualized Education Plan.**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,335 249 8.0 6.9- 9.2 3,086 92.0 90.8-93.1
GENDER
Male 1,706 172 10.8 9.1-12.8 1,534 89.2 87.2-90.9
Female 1,629 77 5.0 3.8- 6.5 1,552 95.0 93.5-96.2
RACE
White 2,323 160 7.3 6.1- 8.7 2,163 92.7 91.3-93.9
African American 670 69 9.9 7.6-12.9 601 90.1 87.1-92.4
Other Minorities 333 19 6.9 4.2-11.4 314 93.1 88.6-95.8
HISPANIC
Yes 287 11 4.2 2.1- 8.1 276 95.8 91.9-97.9
No 3,045 238 8.2 7.1- 9.5 2,807 91.8 90.5-92.9
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 419 13 5.2 2.9- 9.2 406 94.8 90.8-97.1
5 through 10 1,231 90 7.5 5.9- 9.4 1,141 92.5 90.6-94.1
11 through 13 645 61 10.6 7.9-14.0 584 89.4 86.0-92.1
14 through 17 1,040 85 8.2 6.4-10.5 955 91.8 89.5-93.6
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 246 18 11.3 6.7-18.2 228 88.7 81.8-93.3
H.S. 732 70 10.3 7.9-13.3 662 89.7 86.7-92.1
Some College 891 62 7.1 5.4- 9.3 829 92.9 90.7-94.6
College Graduate 1,459 99 6.9 5.4- 8.7 1,360 93.1 91.3-94.6
SCHOOL
Public 2,517 223 9.2 7.9-10.7 2,294 90.8 89.3-92.1
Private/Home 341 12 4.1 2.2- 7.8 329 95.9 92.2-97.8
GRADE
Not In School 462 14 4.8 2.7- 8.5 448 95.2 91.5-97.3
K-5th 1,272 103 8.7 7.0-10.7 1,169 91.3 89.3-93.0
6th-8th 670 65 9.2 6.8-12.2 605 90.8 87.8-93.2
9th-12th 912 65 7.6 5.7-10.1 847 92.4 89.9-94.3
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 230 8 2.9 1.1- 6.9 222 97.1 93.1-98.9
Private 1,634 104 6.7 5.3- 8.3 1,530 93.3 91.7-94.7
Health Choice 179 11 7.2 3.7-13.3 168 92.8 86.7-96.3
Medicaid 640 94 15.4 12.3-19.3 546 84.6 80.7-87.7
Other 332 20 5.5 3.3- 9.1 312 94.5 90.9-96.7
No health insurance 287 10 3.7 1.7- 7.8 277 96.3 92.2-98.3
CHILDREN WITH SHCN*
Yes 655 153 25.6 21.7-30.0 502 74.4 70.0-78.3
No 2,566 83 3.5 2.7- 4.5 2,483 96.5 95.5-97.3

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*SHCN=Children with Special Health Care Needs

**These data are for children 3 years old or older.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. 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.

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