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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Is this a condition that has lasted or is expected to last for at least 12 months?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 308 285 92.0 86.7-95.4 23 8.0 4.6-13.3
GENDER
Male 204 190 90.7 82.5-95.2 14 9.3 4.8-17.5
Female 104 95 94.4 88.6-97.3 9 5.6 2.7-11.4
RACE
White 227 211 92.2 85.6-95.9 16 7.8 4.1-14.4
African American 56 51 92.1 76.7-97.6 5 7.9 2.4-23.3
Other Minorities 25 23 90.7 66.7-97.9 2 9.3 2.1-33.3
HISPANIC
Yes 20 16 79.8 51.5-93.6 4 20.2 6.4-48.5
No 288 269 93.6 88.7-96.5 19 6.4 3.5-11.3
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 47 38 74.2 53.3-87.9 9 25.8 12.1-46.7
5 through 10 100 95 95.4 88.3-98.3 5 4.6 1.7-11.7
11 through 13 56 54 96.3 83.6-99.2 2 3.7 0.8-16.4
14 through 17 105 98 96.4 92.3-98.4 7 3.6 1.6- 7.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 9 9 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. 75 72 96.4 86.8-99.1 3 3.6 0.9-13.2
Some College 87 79 91.0 77.9-96.7 8 9.0 3.3-22.1
College Graduate 136 125 90.1 80.5-95.3 11 9.9 4.7-19.5
SCHOOL
Public 244 231 95.8 92.2-97.8 13 4.2 2.2- 7.8
Private/Home 20 18 94.9 79.7-98.9 2 5.1 1.1-20.3
GRADE
Not In School 44 36 75.4 54.0-88.8 8 24.6 11.2-46.0
K-5th 112 106 95.6 89.4-98.2 6 4.4 1.8-10.6
6th-8th 62 60 96.2 83.2-99.2 2 3.8 0.8-16.8
9th-12th* 90 83 95.7 90.7-98.1 7 4.3 1.9- 9.3
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 7 6 61.8 15.7-93.4 1 38.2 6.6-84.3
Private 136 130 94.4 84.3-98.2 6 5.6 1.8-15.7
Health Choice 24 21 88.8 68.7-96.6 3 11.2 3.4-31.3
Medicaid 101 96 93.0 81.2-97.6 5 7.0 2.4-18.8
Other 19 13 77.2 50.8-91.8 6 22.8 8.2-49.2
No health insurance 19 18 96.2 76.4-99.5 1 3.8 0.5-23.6
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 243 243 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 60 38 64.0 46.2-78.7 22 36.0 21.3-53.8

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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, 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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