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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

Does (CHILD) still have asthma?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,262 224 10.1 8.5-11.9 2,038 89.9 88.1-91.5
GENDER
Male 1,238 137 11.4 9.1-14.1 1,101 88.6 85.9-90.9
Female 1,024 87 8.6 6.5-11.2 937 91.4 88.8-93.5
RACE
White 1,681 152 9.8 7.9-12.0 1,529 90.2 88.0-92.1
African American 314 48 12.8 9.1-17.9 266 87.2 82.1-90.9
Other Minorities 264 24 7.7 4.7-12.3 240 92.3 87.7-95.3
HISPANIC
Yes 187 13 7.2 3.8-13.2 174 92.8 86.8-96.2
No 2,074 211 10.5 8.8-12.5 1,863 89.5 87.5-91.2
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 482 31 7.3 4.8-11.1 451 92.7 88.9-95.2
5 through 10 712 80 9.8 7.4-12.8 632 90.2 87.2-92.6
11 through 13 404 36 9.4 5.8-14.9 368 90.6 85.1-94.2
14 through 17 664 77 13.7 10.3-18.1 587 86.3 81.9-89.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 109 10 5.9 2.7-12.2 99 94.1 87.8-97.3
H.S. 400 49 14.4 10.1-20.2 351 85.6 79.8-89.9
Some College 563 68 12.9 9.4-17.4 495 87.1 82.6-90.6
College Graduate 1,188 97 8.0 6.2-10.4 1,091 92.0 89.6-93.8
SCHOOL
Public 1,593 169 11.1 9.1-13.5 1,424 88.9 86.5-90.9
Private/Home 221 25 10.1 6.0-16.5 196 89.9 83.5-94.0
GRADE
Not In School 448 30 7.3 4.8-11.1 418 92.7 88.9-95.2
K-5th 796 87 9.7 7.4-12.6 709 90.3 87.4-92.6
6th-8th 430 40 12.6 8.3-18.7 390 87.4 81.3-91.7
9th-12th* 586 67 11.9 8.7-16.0 519 88.1 84.0-91.3
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 104 8 7.9 3.0-19.4 96 92.1 80.6-97.0
Private 1,253 105 9.3 7.3-11.9 1,148 90.7 88.1-92.7
Health Choice 121 17 12.4 7.0-20.8 104 87.6 79.2-93.0
Medicaid 461 59 12.1 8.7-16.7 402 87.9 83.3-91.3
Other 178 23 9.9 5.9-16.0 155 90.1 84.0-94.1
No health insurance 124 11 6.5 2.5-15.7 113 93.5 84.3-97.5
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 238 49 19.7 13.7-27.5 189 80.3 72.5-86.3
No 1,992 167 8.5 6.9-10.3 1,825 91.5 89.7-93.1

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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 1 year and older. NOTE: Children without asthma are included in the denominator to estimate current asthma prevalence.

^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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