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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

Does (CHILD) use a rescue medication such as Albuterol, Alupent,
Ventolin, Proventil, Xopenex or Maxair inhaler?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 223 201 89.1 81.8-93.6 22 10.9 6.4-18.2
GENDER
Male 137 121 89.7 81.6-94.5 16 10.3 5.5-18.4
Female 86 80 88.0 72.1-95.4 6 12.0 4.6-27.9
RACE
White 151 132 86.8 77.0-92.8 19 13.2 7.2-23.0
African American 48 47 97.6 84.6-99.7 1 2.4 0.3-15.4
Other Minorities 24 22 81.6 47.4-95.6 2 18.4 4.4-52.6
HISPANIC
Yes 13 11 87.3 59.3-97.0 2 12.7 3.0-40.7
No 210 190 89.2 81.4-94.0 20 10.8 6.0-18.6
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 31 25 74.2 48.7-89.8 6 25.8 10.2-51.3
5 through 10 80 70 87.3 73.7-94.4 10 12.7 5.6-26.3
11 through 13 36 32 93.1 79.3-97.9 4 6.9 2.1-20.7
14 through 17 76 74 96.9 88.0-99.3 2 3.1 0.7-12.0
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 10 8 77.0 38.0-94.8 2 23.0 5.2-62.0
H.S. 49 46 92.4 71.5-98.3 3 7.6 1.7-28.5
Some College 68 63 94.1 84.5-97.9 5 5.9 2.1-15.5
College Graduate 96 84 84.6 70.7-92.6 12 15.4 7.4-29.3
SCHOOL
Public 168 155 92.6 85.6-96.3 13 7.4 3.7-14.4
Private/Home 25 21 76.0 42.7-93.1 4 24.0 6.9-57.3
GRADE
Not In School 30 25 81.9 57.1-93.9 5 18.1 6.1-42.9
K-5th 87 76 84.1 68.9-92.7 11 15.9 7.3-31.1
6th-8th 40 36 94.9 84.6-98.5 4 5.1 1.5-15.4
9th-12th* 66 64 96.0 84.7-99.0 2 4.0 1.0-15.3
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 8 7 80.4 29.8-97.5 1 19.6 2.5-70.2
Private 105 91 84.7 72.5-92.1 14 15.3 7.9-27.5
Health Choice 17 16 96.7 79.3-99.6 1 3.3 0.4-20.7
Medicaid 59 56 93.0 75.3-98.3 3 7.0 1.7-24.7
Other 22 20 96.1 83.7-99.2 2 3.9 0.8-16.3
No health insurance 11 10 91.4 53.6-99.0 1 8.6 1.0-46.4
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 49 47 91.6 66.8-98.4 2 8.4 1.6-33.2
No 166 146 87.5 78.8-93.0 20 12.5 7.0-21.2

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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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