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2007 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 148 121 85.7 78.0-91.0 27 14.3 9.0-22.0
GENDER
Male 95 85 92.3 82.9-96.7 10 7.7 3.3-17.1
Female 53 36 71.6 55.4-83.7 17 28.4 16.3-44.6
RACE
White 97 76 81.6 70.9-88.9 21 18.4 11.1-29.1
African American 30 28 92.0 71.5-98.1 2 8.0 1.9-28.5
Other Minorities 21 17 86.8 67.3-95.5 4 13.2 4.5-32.7
HISPANIC
Yes 13 9 85.0 61.1-95.4 4 15.0 4.6-38.9
No 134 111 85.7 77.4-91.3 23 14.3 8.7-22.6
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 29 22 87.7 73.7-94.8 7 12.3 5.2-26.3
5 through 10 60 50 83.3 68.6-91.9 10 16.7 8.1-31.4
11 through 13 25 23 91.9 72.0-98.0 2 8.1 2.0-28.0
14 through 17 34 26 83.6 64.2-93.5 8 16.4 6.5-35.8
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 9 7 91.0 64.7-98.2 2 9.0 1.8-35.3
H.S. 46 38 81.3 61.4-92.2 8 18.7 7.8-38.6
Some College 37 32 91.4 77.7-97.0 5 8.6 3.0-22.3
College Graduate 54 43 85.6 73.1-92.9 11 14.4 7.1-26.9
SCHOOL
Public 113 94 86.3 77.1-92.1 19 13.7 7.9-22.9
Private/Home 9 8 78.3 28.0-97.1 1 21.7 2.9-72.0
GRADE
Not In School 25 18 84.9 68.2-93.6 7 15.1 6.4-31.8
K-5th 70 59 84.5 71.6-92.2 11 15.5 7.8-28.4
6th-8th 23 21 90.6 68.2-97.7 2 9.4 2.3-31.8
9th-12th* 29 22 84.2 62.6-94.4 7 15.8 5.6-37.4
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 6 5 94.0 61.6-99.3 1 6.0 0.7-38.4
Private 64 47 76.8 63.0-86.5 17 23.2 13.5-37.0
Health Choice 7 6 96.2 73.9-99.6 1 3.8 0.4-26.1
Medicaid 48 42 90.7 74.3-97.1 6 9.3 2.9-25.7
Other 15 14 95.4 72.5-99.4 1 4.6 0.6-27.5
No health insurance 7 6 72.0 22.7-95.7 1 28.0 4.3-77.3
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 90 84 97.0 92.4-98.8 6 3.0 1.2- 7.6
No 55 35 71.7 56.9-83.0 20 28.3 17.0-43.1

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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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