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2007 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Is the limitation in abilities because of ANY medical, behavioral, or other health condition?***

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 161 137 83.6 75.1-89.5 24 16.4 10.5-24.9
GENDER
Male 88 72 78.1 65.1-87.2 16 21.9 12.8-34.9
Female 73 65 90.4 80.3-95.7 8 9.6 4.3-19.7
RACE
White 105 90 85.1 74.0-92.0 15 14.9 8.0-26.0
African American 34 26 79.4 62.0-90.1 8 20.6 9.9-38.0
Other Minorities 22 21 89.9 53.8-98.6 1 10.1 1.4-46.2
HISPANIC
Yes 10 8 82.8 43.6-96.8 2 17.2 3.2-56.4
No 149 128 83.9 75.0-90.0 21 16.1 10.0-25.0
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 23 18 66.5 39.3-85.9 5 33.5 14.1-60.7
5 through 10 45 40 92.3 81.6-97.0 5 7.7 3.0-18.4
11 through 13 33 29 83.1 60.2-94.1 4 16.9 5.9-39.8
14 through 17 60 50 84.2 70.0-92.4 10 15.8 7.6-30.0
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 15 14 89.1 50.6-98.5 1 10.9 1.5-49.4
H.S. 43 36 80.6 59.8-92.1 7 19.4 7.9-40.2
Some College 45 38 81.7 63.4-92.0 7 18.3 8.0-36.6
College Graduate 58 49 86.1 73.5-93.3 9 13.9 6.7-26.5
SCHOOL
Public 114 97 86.9 77.9-92.6 17 13.1 7.4-22.1
Private/Home 20 19 90.3 54.4-98.6 1 9.7 1.4-45.6
GRADE
Not In School 24 19 67.2 40.3-86.2 5 32.8 13.8-59.7
K-5th 52 46 89.0 74.1-95.8 6 11.0 4.2-25.9
6th-8th 35 30 85.7 66.8-94.7 5 14.3 5.3-33.2
9th-12th* 48 40 83.4 66.9-92.6 8 16.6 7.4-33.1
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 4 4 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Private 67 59 83.6 68.1-92.4 8 16.4 7.6-31.9
Health Choice 4 4 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Medicaid 65 53 82.9 69.6-91.2 12 17.1 8.8-30.4
Other 10 8 72.1 32.8-93.2 2 27.9 6.8-67.2
No health insurance 9 8 96.8 78.7-99.6 1 3.2 0.4-21.3
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 116 111 94.3 84.9-98.0 5 5.7 2.0-15.1
No 39 23 66.7 48.0-81.3 16 33.3 18.7-52.0

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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 are limited or prevented in any way.

^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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