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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 12 months or longer?***

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 168 142 87.6 80.7-92.2 26 12.4 7.8-19.3
GENDER
Male 110 93 87.8 78.9-93.2 17 12.2 6.8-21.1
Female 58 49 87.3 74.2-94.2 9 12.7 5.8-25.8
RACE
White 111 98 91.6 84.9-95.5 13 8.4 4.5-15.1
African American 41 33 83.7 68.0-92.5 8 16.3 7.5-32.0
Other Minorities 16 11 74.3 43.6-91.5 5 25.7 8.5-56.4
HISPANIC
Yes 14 8 55.0 25.1-81.6 6 45.0 18.4-74.9
No 154 134 89.2 82.1-93.7 20 10.8 6.3-17.9
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 43 31 75.4 57.5-87.4 12 24.6 12.6-42.5
5 through 10 77 66 89.9 80.8-95.0 11 10.1 5.0-19.2
11 through 13 23 22 98.6 90.4-99.8 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6
14 through 17 25 23 97.2 89.1-99.4 2 2.8 0.6-10.9
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 14 11 85.8 57.5-96.4 3 14.2 3.6-42.5
H.S. 37 29 80.9 60.8-92.0 8 19.1 8.0-39.2
Some College 49 46 93.4 78.6-98.2 3 6.6 1.8-21.4
College Graduate 68 56 87.8 77.7-93.7 12 12.2 6.3-22.3
SCHOOL
Public 110 98 92.2 85.1-96.1 12 7.8 3.9-14.9
Private/Home 12 10 93.8 75.4-98.7 2 6.2 1.3-24.6
GRADE
Not In School 46 34 76.1 58.6-87.8 12 23.9 12.2-41.4
K-5th 62 57 93.4 82.5-97.7 5 6.6 2.3-17.5
6th-8th 21 20 98.4 88.8-99.8 1 1.6 0.2-11.2
9th-12th* 19 17 96.5 86.1-99.2 2 3.5 0.8-13.9
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 6 6 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Private 75 62 86.3 74.4-93.2 13 13.7 6.8-25.6
Health Choice 4 4 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Medicaid 64 55 88.3 76.5-94.6 9 11.7 5.4-23.5
Other 12 9 76.2 40.6-93.7 3 23.8 6.3-59.4
No health insurance 7 6 92.7 58.7-99.1 1 7.3 0.9-41.3
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 100 96 98.5 95.7-99.5 4 1.5 0.5- 4.3
No 64 43 72.1 57.5-83.1 21 27.9 16.9-42.5

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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 or get special therapy.

^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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