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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Has (CHILD)ís doctor or health care provider ever given you or your child a written plan
to help them manage their condition as they become an adult?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 143 48 38.0 27.1-50.2 95 62.0 49.8-72.9
GENDER
Male 91 27 29.0 17.9-43.3 64 71.0 56.7-82.1
Female 52 21 51.5 32.5-70.0 31 48.5 30.0-67.5
RACE
White 111 33 30.5 19.6-44.0 78 69.5 56.0-80.4
African American 19 11 59.6 31.9-82.3 8 40.4 17.7-68.1
Other Minorities 13 4 26.5 7.6-61.3 9 73.5 38.7-92.4
HISPANIC
Yes 11 6 65.2 32.1-88.1 5 34.8 11.9-67.9
No 132 42 34.1 23.2-47.0 90 65.9 53.0-76.8
AGE GROUPS
12 through 13 35 10 29.4 12.0-56.0 25 70.6 44.0-88.0
14 through 17 108 38 40.7 28.1-54.7 70 59.3 45.3-71.9
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 3 1 22.4 2.1-79.7 2 77.6 20.3-97.9
H.S. 33 10 41.9 19.1-68.7 23 58.1 31.3-80.9
Some College 47 15 31.4 16.1-52.1 32 68.6 47.9-83.9
College Graduate 59 21 41.1 25.0-59.4 38 58.9 40.6-75.0
SCHOOL
Public 129 43 38.1 26.7-51.0 86 61.9 49.0-73.3
Private/Home 14 5 36.0 13.3-67.5 9 64.0 32.5-86.7
GRADE
5th 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
6th-8th 51 14 25.2 11.6-46.5 37 74.8 53.5-88.4
9th-12th* 91 33 41.8 28.2-56.8 58 58.2 43.2-71.8
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 5 0 0.0 . - . 5 100 . - .
Private 64 21 32.5 19.1-49.5 43 67.5 50.5-80.9
Health Choice 14 5 43.7 14.5-78.1 9 56.3 21.9-85.5
Medicaid 41 16 42.6 22.3-65.7 25 57.4 34.3-77.7
Other 9 3 48.8 12.6-86.3 6 51.2 13.7-87.4
No health insurance 8 2 41.4 9.8-82.1 6 58.6 17.9-90.2
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 115 40 40.3 28.2-53.8 75 59.7 46.2-71.8
No 24 8 30.6 10.5-62.3 16 69.4 37.7-89.5

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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 12 years and older 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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