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2008 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

Has a doctor or other health professional ever given you an asthma management plan for (CHILD)?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 254 155 65.8 58.0-72.8 99 34.2 27.2-42.0
GENDER
Male 141 85 69.3 59.8-77.4 56 30.7 22.6-40.2
Female 113 70 61.5 48.9-72.7 43 38.5 27.3-51.1
RACE
White 165 105 68.5 59.0-76.7 60 31.5 23.3-41.0
African American 51 29 62.0 44.9-76.6 22 38.0 23.4-55.1
Other Minorities 38 21 60.2 41.1-76.6 17 39.8 23.4-58.9
HISPANIC
Yes 13 8 65.6 32.9-88.1 5 34.4 11.9-67.1
No 240 147 65.9 57.9-73.1 93 34.1 26.9-42.1
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 33 17 41.0 22.9-62.0 16 59.0 38.0-77.1
5 through 10 102 63 68.0 55.9-78.0 39 32.0 22.0-44.1
11 through 13 39 24 70.5 51.2-84.5 15 29.5 15.5-48.8
14 through 17 80 51 73.6 61.8-82.7 29 26.4 17.3-38.2
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 16 6 46.1 21.4-73.0 10 53.9 27.0-78.6
H.S. 56 31 68.4 53.5-80.3 25 31.6 19.7-46.5
Some College 72 48 70.9 55.9-82.3 24 29.1 17.7-44.1
College Graduate 110 70 65.1 53.1-75.5 40 34.9 24.5-46.9
SCHOOL
Public 196 124 71.3 63.2-78.2 72 28.7 21.8-36.8
Private/Home 23 12 49.0 23.8-74.8 11 51.0 25.2-76.2
GRADE
Not In School 34 18 45.1 26.1-65.6 16 54.9 34.4-73.9
K-5th 107 66 67.2 55.3-77.3 41 32.8 22.7-44.7
6th-8th 39 24 70.0 50.6-84.1 15 30.0 15.9-49.4
9th-12th* 74 47 73.1 60.8-82.6 27 26.9 17.4-39.2
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 12 6 67.4 31.5-90.2 6 32.6 9.8-68.5
Private 107 72 64.5 51.7-75.4 35 35.5 24.6-48.3
Health Choice 12 8 78.5 49.3-93.2 4 21.5 6.8-50.7
Medicaid 93 49 62.1 49.8-73.1 44 37.9 26.9-50.2
Other 19 13 76.2 51.3-90.7 6 23.8 9.3-48.7
No health insurance 9 5 76.8 43.3-93.5 4 23.2 6.5-56.7
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 55 41 77.6 62.5-87.8 14 22.4 12.2-37.5
No 191 110 62.8 53.7-71.1 81 37.2 28.9-46.3

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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 1 year and older who currently have asthma.

^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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