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2006 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Health Conditions

Has a doctor or health professional ever told you that (CHILD) has high blood pressure?***

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,623 20 0.7 0.4- 1.2 2,603 99.3 98.8-99.6
GENDER
Male 1,383 14 0.8 0.5- 1.5 1,369 99.2 98.5-99.5
Female 1,240 6 0.6 0.2- 1.6 1,234 99.4 98.4-99.8
RACE
White 1,809 11 0.4 0.2- 0.8 1,798 99.6 99.2-99.8
African American 473 6 1.4 0.6- 3.4 467 98.6 96.6-99.4
Other Minorities 335 3 1.0 0.3- 3.5 332 99.0 96.5-99.7
HISPANIC
Yes 261 2 0.9 0.2- 4.8 259 99.1 95.2-99.8
No 2,356 18 0.7 0.4- 1.2 2,338 99.3 98.8-99.6
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 326 0 0.0 . - . 326 100 . - .
5 through 10 932 4 0.3 0.1- 1.0 928 99.7 99.0-99.9
11 through 13 547 8 1.4 0.6- 3.2 539 98.6 96.8-99.4
14 through 17 818 8 1.1 0.4- 2.7 810 98.9 97.3-99.6
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 172 3 2.8 0.7-10.2 169 97.2 89.8-99.3
H.S. 547 7 0.9 0.4- 2.0 540 99.1 98.0-99.6
Some College 667 9 1.3 0.6- 2.9 658 98.7 97.1-99.4
College Graduate 1,234 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 1,233 99.9 99.5- 100
SCHOOL
Public 2,019 16 0.8 0.4- 1.4 2,003 99.2 98.6-99.6
Private/Home 236 3 1.0 0.3- 3.0 233 99.0 97.0-99.7
GRADE
Not In School 368 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 367 99.8 98.7- 100
K-5th 824 4 0.6 0.2- 1.8 820 99.4 98.2-99.8
6th-8th 552 9 1.6 0.7- 3.6 543 98.4 96.4-99.3
9th-12th* 708 5 0.6 0.2- 1.5 703 99.4 98.5-99.8
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 162 0 0.0 . - . 162 100 . - .
Private 1,399 10 0.7 0.3- 1.5 1,389 99.3 98.5-99.7
Health Choice 130 3 2.0 0.6- 6.3 127 98.0 93.7-99.4
Medicaid 510 3 0.7 0.2- 2.7 507 99.3 97.3-99.8
Other 188 0 0.0 . - . 188 100 . - .
No health insurance 211 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 207 99.1 97.4-99.7
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 625 11 1.8 0.8- 3.8 614 98.2 96.2-99.2
No 1,940 8 0.3 0.1- 0.7 1,932 99.7 99.3-99.9

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*Includes those in college or other post high school education
**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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