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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Child Health Conditions

Has a doctor or health professional ever told you that (CHILD) has high blood pressure?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,038 16 0.6 0.3- 1.3 2,022 99.4 98.7-99.7
GENDER
Male 1,113 11 0.9 0.3- 2.1 1,102 99.1 97.9-99.7
Female 925 5 0.3 0.1- 1.1 920 99.7 98.9-99.9
RACE
White 1,526 8 0.2 0.1- 0.5 1,518 99.8 99.5-99.9
African American 286 5 1.6 0.5- 5.2 281 98.4 94.8-99.5
Other Minorities 223 3 0.9 0.2- 4.2 220 99.1 95.8-99.8
HISPANIC
Yes 151 2 0.9 0.2- 4.9 149 99.1 95.1-99.8
No 1,886 14 0.6 0.2- 1.3 1,872 99.4 98.7-99.8
AGE GROUPS
3 through 4 248 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 247 99.4 95.7-99.9
5 through 10 716 2 0.3 0.0- 1.5 714 99.7 98.5- 100
11 through 13 406 6 1.4 0.3- 5.6 400 98.6 94.4-99.7
14 through 17 668 7 0.6 0.3- 1.3 661 99.4 98.7-99.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 89 4 5.1 1.4-17.5 85 94.9 82.5-98.6
H.S. 359 5 0.6 0.2- 1.5 354 99.4 98.5-99.8
Some College 518 4 0.3 0.1- 1.0 514 99.7 99.0-99.9
College Graduate 1,070 3 0.2 0.1- 1.0 1,067 99.8 99.0-99.9
SCHOOL
Public 1,600 12 0.5 0.2- 1.4 1,588 99.5 98.6-99.8
Private/Home 224 3 1.0 0.2- 4.4 221 99.0 95.6-99.8
GRADE
Not In School 214 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 213 99.3 95.1-99.9
K-5th 800 4 0.3 0.1- 1.2 796 99.7 98.8-99.9
6th-8th 431 4 1.2 0.2- 5.7 427 98.8 94.3-99.8
9th-12th* 591 7 0.6 0.3- 1.4 584 99.4 98.6-99.7
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 90 0 0.0 . - . 90 100 . - .
Private 1,156 5 0.2 0.1- 0.4 1,151 99.8 99.6-99.9
Health Choice 121 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 119 99.3 97.3-99.8
Medicaid 380 7 1.6 0.5- 4.9 373 98.4 95.1-99.5
Other 156 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6 155 98.9 92.4-99.8
No health insurance 113 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 112 99.4 95.8-99.9
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 234 7 2.4 0.9- 6.2 227 97.6 93.8-99.1
No 1,778 9 0.4 0.1- 1.2 1,769 99.6 98.8-99.9

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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 3 years and older.

^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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