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2006 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 2,613 178 7.4 6.3- 8.8 2,435 92.6 91.2-93.7
GENDER
Male 1,378 121 9.8 8.0-12.0 1,257 90.2 88.0-92.0
Female 1,235 57 4.9 3.6- 6.7 1,178 95.1 93.3-96.4
RACE
White 1,801 117 7.1 5.7- 8.7 1,684 92.9 91.3-94.3
African American 471 42 9.3 6.7-12.9 429 90.7 87.1-93.3
Other Minorities 335 19 4.7 2.7- 7.9 316 95.3 92.1-97.3
HISPANIC
Yes 261 13 3.4 1.9- 6.2 248 96.6 93.8-98.1
No 2,346 164 7.7 6.4- 9.1 2,182 92.3 90.9-93.6
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 326 14 4.4 2.3- 8.1 312 95.6 91.9-97.7
5 through 10 927 62 7.3 5.4- 9.7 865 92.7 90.3-94.6
11 through 13 543 39 8.4 5.8-11.9 504 91.6 88.1-94.2
14 through 17 817 63 8.6 6.4-11.3 754 91.4 88.7-93.6
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 169 17 10.5 5.8-18.1 152 89.5 81.9-94.2
H.S. 542 44 9.0 6.4-12.7 498 91.0 87.3-93.6
Some College 665 45 7.2 5.1- 9.9 620 92.8 90.1-94.9
College Graduate 1,234 72 6.6 5.0- 8.6 1,162 93.4 91.4-95.0
SCHOOL
Public 2,008 159 8.7 7.3-10.4 1,849 91.3 89.6-92.7
Private/Home 236 5 3.1 1.2- 7.9 231 96.9 92.1-98.8
GRADE
Not In School 369 14 3.9 2.0- 7.2 355 96.1 92.8-98.0
K-5th 819 64 8.7 6.5-11.4 755 91.3 88.6-93.5
6th-8th 549 42 8.0 5.6-11.3 507 92.0 88.7-94.4
9th-12th* 707 47 7.7 5.5-10.7 660 92.3 89.3-94.5
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 162 18 13.0 7.8-20.9 144 87.0 79.1-92.2
Private 1,395 70 5.6 4.3- 7.4 1,325 94.4 92.6-95.7
Health Choice 130 4 3.1 1.1- 8.7 126 96.9 91.3-98.9
Medicaid 506 65 13.2 10.0-17.3 441 86.8 82.7-90.0
Other 187 9 4.7 2.0-10.5 178 95.3 89.5-98.0
No health insurance 210 12 5.8 2.9-11.2 198 94.2 88.8-97.1
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 620 109 18.8 15.3-22.9 511 81.2 77.1-84.7
No 1,936 60 3.6 2.7- 4.9 1,876 96.4 95.1-97.3

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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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