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2006 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Is this a condition that has lasted or is expected to last for at least 12 months?***

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 337 310 92.6 88.6-95.3 27 7.4 4.7-11.4
GENDER
Male 193 184 95.2 90.1-97.7 9 4.8 2.3- 9.9
Female 144 126 89.3 81.5-94.0 18 10.7 6.0-18.5
RACE
White 252 237 95.2 91.4-97.4 15 4.8 2.6- 8.6
African American 56 51 89.6 74.8-96.2 5 10.4 3.8-25.2
Other Minorities 29 22 74.5 51.4-89.0 7 25.5 11.0-48.6
HISPANIC
Yes 20 13 55.3 29.3-78.7 7 44.7 21.3-70.7
No 317 297 94.0 89.9-96.5 20 6.0 3.5-10.1
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 61 53 92.7 83.7-96.9 8 7.3 3.1-16.3
5 through 10 108 98 89.5 79.8-94.9 10 10.5 5.1-20.2
11 through 13 73 70 96.8 89.6-99.1 3 3.2 0.9-10.4
14 through 17 95 89 94.1 86.6-97.5 6 5.9 2.5-13.4
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 20 18 91.4 67.7-98.2 2 8.6 1.8-32.3
H.S. 62 56 90.5 77.2-96.4 6 9.5 3.6-22.8
Some College 102 97 94.9 86.4-98.2 5 5.1 1.8-13.6
College Graduate 153 139 92.2 85.6-96.0 14 7.8 4.0-14.4
SCHOOL
Public 239 225 93.8 88.8-96.7 14 6.2 3.3-11.2
Private/Home 26 23 91.8 74.4-97.7 3 8.2 2.3-25.6
GRADE
Not In School 72 62 89.5 78.1-95.3 10 10.5 4.7-21.9
K-5th 102 93 91.5 82.5-96.1 9 8.5 3.9-17.5
6th-8th 78 75 97.0 90.3-99.1 3 3.0 0.9- 9.7
9th-12th* 68 64 94.8 85.4-98.3 4 5.2 1.7-14.6
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 18 18 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Private 152 143 96.7 93.0-98.4 9 3.3 1.6- 7.0
Health Choice 19 17 96.1 84.7-99.1 2 3.9 0.9-15.3
Medicaid 93 84 89.6 79.9-95.0 9 10.4 5.0-20.1
Other 28 25 88.7 63.0-97.3 3 11.3 2.7-37.0
No health insurance 27 23 78.8 51.7-92.8 4 21.2 7.2-48.3
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 289 285 98.8 96.5-99.6 4 1.2 0.4- 3.5
No 46 24 53.4 36.1-70.0 22 46.6 30.0-63.9

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*Includes those in college or other post high school education
**SHCN=Children with Special Health Care Needs

***Asked only for children who need more medical care or mental health or educational services.

^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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