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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

Has a doctor or other health professional ever taught you or (CHILD) what to do during an asthma episode or attack?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 224 202 91.7 86.1-95.1 22 8.3 4.9-13.9
GENDER
Male 137 118 87.9 79.2-93.2 19 12.1 6.8-20.8
Female 87 84 97.5 91.9-99.3 3 2.5 0.7- 8.1
RACE
White 152 138 92.8 86.7-96.2 14 7.2 3.8-13.3
African American 48 43 93.4 82.4-97.7 5 6.6 2.3-17.6
Other Minorities 24 21 80.6 47.6-95.0 3 19.4 5.0-52.4
HISPANIC
Yes 13 12 93.8 65.3-99.2 1 6.2 0.8-34.7
No 211 190 91.5 85.5-95.1 21 8.5 4.9-14.5
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 31 29 95.8 79.6-99.3 2 4.2 0.7-20.4
5 through 10 80 71 86.4 72.3-93.9 9 13.6 6.1-27.7
11 through 13 36 31 93.0 82.1-97.5 5 7.0 2.5-17.9
14 through 17 77 71 94.0 84.9-97.8 6 6.0 2.2-15.1
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 10 8 80.3 41.1-95.9 2 19.7 4.1-58.9
H.S. 49 44 89.0 70.2-96.6 5 11.0 3.4-29.8
Some College 68 58 92.3 83.8-96.6 10 7.7 3.4-16.2
College Graduate 97 92 93.7 84.8-97.6 5 6.3 2.4-15.2
SCHOOL
Public 169 150 90.6 83.6-94.8 19 9.4 5.2-16.4
Private/Home 25 24 93.0 63.5-99.0 1 7.0 1.0-36.5
GRADE
Not In School 30 28 95.5 78.3-99.2 2 4.5 0.8-21.7
K-5th 87 77 87.1 74.2-94.1 10 12.9 5.9-25.8
6th-8th 40 36 95.9 88.1-98.7 4 4.1 1.3-11.9
9th-12th* 67 61 92.2 80.7-97.1 6 7.8 2.9-19.3
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 8 8 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Private 105 95 92.2 84.5-96.3 10 7.8 3.7-15.5
Health Choice 17 16 97.8 85.4-99.7 1 2.2 0.3-14.6
Medicaid 59 50 87.5 72.5-94.9 9 12.5 5.1-27.5
Other 23 22 92.8 62.6-99.0 1 7.2 1.0-37.4
No health insurance 11 10 96.2 73.8-99.6 1 3.8 0.4-26.2
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 49 43 88.3 67.5-96.5 6 11.7 3.5-32.5
No 167 154 94.1 88.8-96.9 13 5.9 3.1-11.2

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*Includes those in college or other post high school education
**SHCN=Children with Special Health Care Needs

***Asked only of 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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