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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 a permanent hearing loss or hearing impairment?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,365 40 1.5 1.0- 2.3 2,325 98.5 97.7-99.0
GENDER
Male 1,284 24 1.8 1.1- 2.9 1,260 98.2 97.1-98.9
Female 1,081 16 1.2 0.6- 2.5 1,065 98.8 97.5-99.4
RACE
White 1,760 30 1.5 0.9- 2.4 1,730 98.5 97.6-99.1
African American 330 6 1.5 0.5- 4.5 324 98.5 95.5-99.5
Other Minorities 272 4 1.5 0.5- 4.1 268 98.5 95.9-99.5
HISPANIC
Yes 192 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3 190 98.9 95.7-99.7
No 2,172 38 1.6 1.0- 2.4 2,134 98.4 97.6-99.0
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 575 6 1.0 0.3- 3.1 569 99.0 96.9-99.7
5 through 10 716 12 1.8 0.9- 3.7 704 98.2 96.3-99.1
11 through 13 406 8 1.6 0.7- 3.7 398 98.4 96.3-99.3
14 through 17 668 14 1.6 0.8- 3.0 654 98.4 97.0-99.2
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 111 3 2.8 0.9- 8.7 108 97.2 91.3-99.1
H.S. 420 9 1.4 0.6- 3.1 411 98.6 96.9-99.4
Some College 585 9 1.3 0.5- 3.8 576 98.7 96.2-99.5
College Graduate 1,247 19 1.5 0.8- 2.6 1,228 98.5 97.4-99.2
SCHOOL
Public 1,600 34 2.0 1.3- 3.0 1,566 98.0 97.0-98.7
Private/Home 224 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1 221 99.4 97.9-99.8
GRADE
Not In School 541 3 0.7 0.1- 3.5 538 99.3 96.5-99.9
K-5th 800 16 2.1 1.1- 3.9 784 97.9 96.1-98.9
6th-8th 431 8 1.1 0.5- 2.4 423 98.9 97.6-99.5
9th-12th* 591 13 1.8 0.9- 3.3 578 98.2 96.7-99.1
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 108 2 3.0 0.7-11.2 106 97.0 88.8-99.3
Private 1,310 20 1.4 0.7- 2.4 1,290 98.6 97.6-99.3
Health Choice 125 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 124 99.6 97.0-99.9
Medicaid 484 11 2.0 0.9- 4.3 473 98.0 95.7-99.1
Other 187 3 0.5 0.1- 1.5 184 99.5 98.5-99.9
No health insurance 125 3 2.2 0.6- 8.7 122 97.8 91.3-99.4
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 242 11 3.9 1.9- 7.9 231 96.1 92.1-98.1
No 2,090 27 1.2 0.7- 2.0 2,063 98.8 98.0-99.3

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

^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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