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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

During the past 12 months, has (CHILD) had to visit a hospital emergency room or
urgent care clinic because of his/her asthma?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 224 45 23.3 16.4-31.9 179 76.7 68.1-83.6
GENDER
Male 137 33 28.0 18.7-39.7 104 72.0 60.3-81.3
Female 87 12 15.9 8.0-29.1 75 84.1 70.9-92.0
RACE
White 152 21 16.8 9.8-27.4 131 83.2 72.6-90.2
African American 48 15 33.7 18.7-52.8 33 66.3 47.2-81.3
Other Minorities 24 9 35.4 16.6-60.1 15 64.6 39.9-83.4
HISPANIC
Yes 13 5 36.5 12.5-69.7 8 63.5 30.3-87.5
No 211 40 22.0 15.1-30.7 171 78.0 69.3-84.9
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 31 14 42.7 23.6-64.3 17 57.3 35.7-76.4
5 through 10 80 18 25.7 15.1-40.2 62 74.3 59.8-84.9
11 through 13 36 3 10.6 2.1-39.5 33 89.4 60.5-97.9
14 through 17 77 10 16.2 7.0-33.2 67 83.8 66.8-93.0
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 10 4 35.1 11.1-70.1 6 64.9 29.9-88.9
H.S. 49 14 39.5 22.6-59.4 35 60.5 40.6-77.4
Some College 68 12 23.8 12.0-41.6 56 76.2 58.4-88.0
College Graduate 97 15 12.4 6.7-21.9 82 87.6 78.1-93.3
SCHOOL
Public 169 29 19.8 12.5-29.9 140 80.2 70.1-87.5
Private/Home 25 3 14.7 4.2-40.7 22 85.3 59.3-95.8
GRADE
Not In School 30 13 43.7 24.2-65.5 17 56.3 34.5-75.8
K-5th 87 20 24.9 14.9-38.6 67 75.1 61.4-85.1
6th-8th 40 5 23.1 8.5-49.4 35 76.9 50.6-91.5
9th-12th* 67 7 7.8 3.3-17.4 60 92.2 82.6-96.7
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 8 0 0.0 . - . 8 100 . - .
Private 105 15 16.6 9.1-28.5 90 83.4 71.5-90.9
Health Choice 17 4 24.8 8.6-53.6 13 75.2 46.4-91.4
Medicaid 59 16 35.5 20.4-54.1 43 64.5 45.9-79.6
Other 23 7 32.5 13.6-59.6 16 67.5 40.4-86.4
No health insurance 11 3 19.3 4.3-56.1 8 80.7 43.9-95.7
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 49 16 39.2 22.1-59.5 33 60.8 40.5-77.9
No 167 27 18.2 11.6-27.4 140 81.8 72.6-88.4

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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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