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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

School Performance

Since starting kindergarten, has he/she repeated any grades?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,967 241 12.9 11.1-14.9 1,726 87.1 85.1-88.9
GENDER
Male 1,017 148 15.3 12.7-18.4 869 84.7 81.6-87.3
Female 950 93 10.3 8.0-13.1 857 89.7 86.9-92.0
RACE
White 1,336 133 9.4 7.7-11.6 1,203 90.6 88.4-92.3
African American 312 60 20.0 15.3-25.7 252 80.0 74.3-84.7
Other Minorities 318 48 16.4 11.7-22.4 270 83.6 77.6-88.3
HISPANIC
Yes 166 30 18.6 12.4-27.0 136 81.4 73.0-87.6
No 1,798 210 12.3 10.5-14.4 1,588 87.7 85.6-89.5
AGE GROUPS
5 through 10 709 53 8.1 5.9-11.1 656 91.9 88.9-94.1
11 through 13 487 60 13.2 9.7-17.6 427 86.8 82.4-90.3
14 through 17 770 128 18.2 14.8-22.0 642 81.8 78.0-85.2
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 112 33 28.0 19.0-39.2 79 72.0 60.8-81.0
H.S. 359 77 23.3 18.0-29.6 282 76.7 70.4-82.0
Some College 509 59 12.9 9.5-17.3 450 87.1 82.7-90.5
College Graduate 985 72 7.7 5.8-10.1 913 92.3 89.9-94.2
SCHOOL
Public 1,800 228 13.3 11.4-15.5 1,572 86.7 84.5-88.6
Private 167 13 8.0 4.2-14.8 154 92.0 85.2-95.8
GRADE
1st-5th 769 69 8.9 6.7-11.8 700 91.1 88.2-93.3
6th-8th 481 67 16.6 12.5-21.6 414 83.4 78.4-87.5
9th-12th* 716 105 15.4 12.4-19.0 611 84.6 81.0-87.6
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 96 4 2.6 0.9- 7.3 92 97.4 92.7-99.1
Private 1,104 73 7.1 5.4- 9.4 1,031 92.9 90.6-94.6
Health Choice 105 20 24.0 14.7-36.6 85 76.0 63.4-85.3
Medicaid 349 97 25.9 20.7-31.9 252 74.1 68.1-79.3
Other 174 15 7.2 4.0-12.6 159 92.8 87.4-96.0
No health insurance 121 30 28.1 18.8-39.7 91 71.9 60.3-81.2
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 229 59 24.9 18.8-32.3 170 75.1 67.7-81.2
No 1,725 179 11.2 9.4-13.3 1,546 88.8 86.7-90.6

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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 enrolled in public or private school.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. 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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