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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

School Performance

During the past 12 months, about how many days did (CHILD) miss school because of injury?***

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  Total
Respond.#
No days Less than 1 wk 1 to 2 wks 2 or more wks
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,760 1,591 89.9 87.8-91.7 139 8.5 6.9-10.6 19 1.0 0.5- 1.8 11 0.6 0.2- 1.4
GENDER
Male 964 874 89.9 86.8-92.3 74 8.9 6.6-11.9 8 0.5 0.2- 1.2 8 0.8 0.2- 2.3
Female 796 717 90.0 86.8-92.5 65 8.2 6.0-11.1 11 1.5 0.7- 3.3 3 0.3 0.1- 1.4
RACE
White 1,299 1,182 90.1 87.4-92.2 97 8.8 6.7-11.4 13 0.8 0.4- 1.6 7 0.3 0.1- 0.7
African American 263 242 93.7 89.3-96.4 14 3.3 1.8- 5.9 3 1.4 0.4- 5.7 4 1.6 0.4- 5.7
Other Minorities 195 164 81.7 73.3-87.9 28 17.3 11.2-25.7 3 1.0 0.3- 3.3 0 0.0 . - .
HISPANIC
Yes 133 104 80.1 71.0-86.9 27 19.0 12.3-28.1 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 0 0.0 . - .
No 1,626 1,486 91.1 88.9-92.9 112 7.3 5.6- 9.3 17 1.0 0.5- 1.9 11 0.6 0.3- 1.5
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 55 54 98.9 92.5-99.8 1 1.1 0.2- 7.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
5 through 10 671 632 94.4 91.7-96.2 32 5.1 3.3- 7.8 5 0.4 0.2- 1.1 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4
11 through 13 390 346 87.5 82.1-91.5 38 11.7 7.8-17.1 3 0.3 0.1- 1.3 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5
14 through 17 644 559 84.5 79.9-88.3 68 11.9 8.6-16.1 11 2.2 1.0- 4.9 6 1.3 0.4- 4.1
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 78 56 71.8 57.5-82.8 19 26.5 15.8-40.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2 2 0.7 0.2- 3.3
H.S. 323 289 90.2 84.9-93.8 28 8.0 4.7-13.2 5 1.6 0.6- 4.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
Some College 438 396 88.8 83.6-92.5 31 9.0 5.7-14.0 6 0.7 0.3- 1.9 5 1.5 0.4- 5.2
College Graduate 919 849 92.4 89.7-94.4 60 6.4 4.6- 8.9 7 0.9 0.3- 2.6 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2
SCHOOL
Public 1,598 1,434 89.2 86.8-91.1 135 9.2 7.4-11.4 19 1.1 0.6- 2.0 10 0.6 0.2- 1.5
Private 162 157 96.6 90.3-98.8 4 3.0 0.9- 9.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1
GRADE
K-5th 775 729 94.6 92.2-96.3 37 4.9 3.3- 7.2 6 0.4 0.2- 1.0 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4
6th-8th 414 367 86.0 80.2-90.4 40 11.9 8.0-17.4 5 1.7 0.5- 5.8 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4
9th-12th* 570 494 84.8 80.0-88.6 62 12.3 8.9-16.8 8 1.4 0.6- 3.2 6 1.5 0.5- 4.6
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 81 75 88.6 69.7-96.3 5 10.8 3.3-30.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2
Private 1,012 926 91.4 88.7-93.5 69 7.3 5.4-10.0 12 0.8 0.4- 1.6 5 0.4 0.2- 1.2
Health Choice 107 93 83.3 70.6-91.2 11 11.7 6.1-21.4 2 4.7 0.8-22.7 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
Medicaid 312 278 88.8 83.1-92.8 28 9.2 5.7-14.6 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5 4 1.3 0.3- 5.9
Other 128 117 91.3 81.5-96.1 10 8.6 3.8-18.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 0 0.0 . - .
No health insurance 99 83 83.9 72.4-91.2 14 13.6 6.9-24.8 2 2.6 0.6-10.2 0 0.0 . - .
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 208 183 85.1 76.2-91.1 13 9.3 4.8-17.1 7 2.9 0.8- 9.8 5 2.7 0.7- 9.9
No 1,527 1,385 90.5 88.3-92.3 124 8.5 6.8-10.7 12 0.7 0.4- 1.4 6 0.3 0.1- 0.8

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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 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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