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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

Has a doctor ever told you that (CHILD) has asthma?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,270 372 15.5 13.6-17.6 1,898 84.5 82.4-86.4
GENDER
Male 1,244 238 18.0 15.3-21.0 1,006 82.0 79.0-84.7
Female 1,026 134 12.6 10.1-15.5 892 87.4 84.5-89.9
RACE
White 1,689 261 14.8 12.6-17.2 1,428 85.2 82.8-87.4
African American 314 67 19.1 14.3-24.9 247 80.9 75.1-85.7
Other Minorities 264 44 13.8 9.7-19.4 220 86.2 80.6-90.3
HISPANIC
Yes 187 28 13.1 8.5-19.8 159 86.9 80.2-91.5
No 2,082 344 15.8 13.8-18.1 1,738 84.2 81.9-86.2
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 483 44 9.5 6.6-13.5 439 90.5 86.5-93.4
5 through 10 716 121 14.8 11.8-18.5 595 85.2 81.5-88.2
11 through 13 404 68 17.2 12.5-23.3 336 82.8 76.7-87.5
14 through 17 667 139 21.3 17.3-25.9 528 78.7 74.1-82.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 109 20 12.4 6.9-21.1 89 87.6 78.9-93.1
H.S. 401 77 19.8 15.0-25.8 324 80.2 74.2-85.0
Some College 567 103 17.4 13.5-22.2 464 82.6 77.8-86.5
College Graduate 1,191 171 13.4 11.1-16.2 1,020 86.6 83.8-88.9
SCHOOL
Public 1,598 290 17.7 15.3-20.4 1,308 82.3 79.6-84.7
Private/Home 223 42 15.5 10.6-22.1 181 84.5 77.9-89.4
GRADE
Not In School 449 40 9.1 6.2-13.1 409 90.9 86.9-93.8
K-5th 800 133 14.3 11.5-17.7 667 85.7 82.3-88.5
6th-8th 430 76 21.2 15.9-27.6 354 78.8 72.4-84.1
9th-12th* 589 122 19.5 15.6-24.0 467 80.5 76.0-84.4
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 104 13 10.7 4.9-21.9 91 89.3 78.1-95.1
Private 1,259 190 14.9 12.5-17.7 1,069 85.1 82.3-87.5
Health Choice 122 26 17.6 11.1-26.7 96 82.4 73.3-88.9
Medicaid 462 87 17.3 13.1-22.4 375 82.7 77.6-86.9
Other 178 32 13.7 8.9-20.5 146 86.3 79.5-91.1
No health insurance 124 23 16.4 9.4-27.0 101 83.6 73.0-90.6
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 239 59 21.7 15.5-29.4 180 78.3 70.6-84.5
No 1,999 300 14.2 12.3-16.3 1,699 85.8 83.7-87.7

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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.

^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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