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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Is (CHILD)'s need for medical care, mental health or educational services
because of ANY medical, behavioral, or other health condition?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 322 271 82.5 75.7-87.7 51 17.5 12.3-24.3
GENDER
Male 215 185 84.0 75.6-89.9 30 16.0 10.1-24.4
Female 107 86 79.9 67.1-88.6 21 20.1 11.4-32.9
RACE
White 238 197 81.8 73.7-87.9 41 18.2 12.1-26.3
African American 57 48 79.4 62.2-90.0 9 20.6 10.0-37.8
Other Minorities 27 26 97.3 82.4-99.6 1 2.7 0.4-17.6
HISPANIC
Yes 20 17 72.2 41.6-90.4 3 27.8 9.6-58.4
No 302 254 83.8 77.1-88.8 48 16.2 11.2-22.9
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 49 39 74.0 54.4-87.2 10 26.0 12.8-45.6
5 through 10 106 87 86.3 76.8-92.3 19 13.7 7.7-23.2
11 through 13 58 52 75.4 53.2-89.2 6 24.6 10.8-46.8
14 through 17 109 93 88.7 80.0-93.9 16 11.3 6.1-20.0
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 10 9 77.9 30.1-96.6 1 22.1 3.4-69.9
H.S. 81 67 77.3 61.2-88.1 14 22.7 11.9-38.8
Some College 89 78 84.5 69.0-93.0 11 15.5 7.0-31.0
College Graduate 141 116 84.4 74.7-90.8 25 15.6 9.2-25.3
SCHOOL
Public 254 216 84.6 77.0-90.1 38 15.4 9.9-23.0
Private/Home 21 19 93.4 73.0-98.7 2 6.6 1.3-27.0
GRADE
Not In School 47 36 70.7 51.2-84.7 11 29.3 15.3-48.8
K-5th 117 97 83.9 72.5-91.2 20 16.1 8.8-27.5
6th-8th 66 62 87.1 65.3-96.0 4 12.9 4.0-34.7
9th-12th* 92 76 86.5 76.2-92.7 16 13.5 7.3-23.8
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 7 6 95.3 69.1-99.4 1 4.7 0.6-30.9
Private 143 121 86.8 77.2-92.8 22 13.2 7.2-22.8
Health Choice 28 23 77.1 49.4-92.1 5 22.9 7.9-50.6
Medicaid 105 93 82.3 68.5-90.9 12 17.7 9.1-31.5
Other 18 11 41.3 16.5-71.5 7 58.7 28.5-83.5
No health insurance 19 15 84.0 61.0-94.6 4 16.0 5.4-39.0
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 243 243 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 60 12 19.5 9.2-36.7 48 80.5 63.3-90.8

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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 who currently need more medical care or mental health or educational services (Responded 'Yes' to question 1 of CSHCN Module).

^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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