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2009 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

During the past 12 months, how many days of daycare or school did (CHILD) miss due to asthma?***

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  Total
Respond.#
No days Less than 1 wk 1 to 2 wks 2 or more wks
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 217 135 59.4 50.3-67.9 45 21.0 14.6-29.1 30 15.2 9.8-23.0 7 4.4 1.8-10.4
GENDER
Male 133 81 59.5 47.8-70.3 26 19.2 11.6-30.0 22 17.8 10.6-28.5 4 3.5 1.2- 9.7
Female 84 54 59.3 44.6-72.5 19 23.7 13.8-37.7 8 11.2 4.7-24.5 3 5.8 1.4-21.3
RACE
White 148 95 62.4 50.9-72.7 29 20.2 12.7-30.8 20 14.6 8.0-25.2 4 2.8 1.0- 7.9
African American 47 29 61.3 43.0-76.9 10 19.7 9.2-37.1 6 11.8 5.0-25.2 2 7.2 1.4-30.6
Other Minorities 22 11 36.1 16.8-61.2 6 28.7 10.5-58.0 4 28.3 10.4-57.2 1 7.0 1.0-36.4
HISPANIC
Yes 13 5 24.2 8.4-52.8 5 39.6 14.4-71.9 3 36.2 12.0-70.1 0 0.0 . - .
No 204 130 63.0 53.7-71.4 40 19.1 12.9-27.2 27 13.1 8.1-20.5 7 4.8 2.0-11.4
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 27 14 45.6 24.7-68.2 7 23.4 9.9-45.9 5 28.1 11.1-55.0 1 2.8 0.4-18.0
5 through 10 80 42 49.5 35.4-63.6 20 25.6 14.9-40.4 13 13.8 7.3-24.8 5 11.0 4.0-26.8
11 through 13 35 25 64.4 38.0-84.2 7 24.6 8.6-53.0 3 11.0 2.4-38.1 0 0.0 . - .
14 through 17 75 54 74.1 59.6-84.6 11 13.3 6.4-25.9 9 12.0 5.4-24.8 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 8 4 45.6 14.0-81.3 3 51.5 17.0-84.6 1 2.8 0.3-19.9 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. 48 25 48.1 30.1-66.6 10 26.0 12.8-45.6 12 24.8 12.1-44.1 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0
Some College 65 44 62.6 45.1-77.3 12 16.3 7.2-32.8 7 13.1 5.5-28.2 2 7.9 1.8-28.4
College Graduate 96 62 64.9 51.2-76.5 20 18.7 10.5-31.1 10 12.2 5.5-25.0 4 4.2 1.4-11.6
SCHOOL
Public 167 105 61.4 50.8-71.0 34 21.2 13.8-31.2 23 13.1 7.9-20.9 5 4.3 1.4-12.5
Private/Home 24 17 76.6 52.1-90.8 4 12.2 3.8-32.7 3 11.2 2.6-36.8 0 0.0 . - .
GRADE
Not In School 26 13 39.0 20.1-61.9 7 25.4 10.9-48.6 4 28.0 10.5-56.3 2 7.6 1.8-27.0
K-5th 87 46 50.6 36.7-64.3 22 24.4 14.3-38.3 15 17.0 9.2-29.3 4 8.0 2.5-23.2
6th-8th 39 27 66.9 43.8-83.9 7 21.4 8.1-45.8 5 11.7 3.7-31.4 0 0.0 . - .
9th-12th* 65 49 78.5 64.3-88.1 9 13.0 5.8-26.5 6 7.8 3.1-18.4 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 8 7 93.5 60.7-99.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.5 0.7-39.3 0 0.0 . - .
Private 104 62 56.0 43.1-68.1 22 21.0 12.2-33.6 15 18.0 10.0-30.3 5 5.0 1.9-12.3
Health Choice 17 12 62.0 32.6-84.6 3 26.7 8.1-60.0 2 11.3 2.1-42.9 0 0.0 . - .
Medicaid 55 33 55.9 37.9-72.4 13 25.9 13.7-43.6 8 12.6 4.6-30.1 1 5.6 0.8-30.2
Other 22 12 61.7 36.5-81.9 7 19.3 8.1-39.4 3 19.0 5.5-48.8 0 0.0 . - .
No health insurance 10 8 82.0 41.8-96.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 9.3 1.1-49.6 1 8.6 1.0-47.4
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 46 28 46.2 27.9-65.6 5 12.6 3.8-34.5 11 31.5 15.7-53.1 2 9.7 1.9-38.2
No 163 101 61.8 51.4-71.3 40 24.8 16.9-34.7 17 10.1 5.4-18.2 5 3.3 1.3- 8.3

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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 1 year and older who currently have asthma.

^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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