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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

School Performance

During the past 12 months, about how many days did (CHILD) miss school because of some other reason?***

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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 1,484 913 61.1 57.9-64.2 444 29.7 26.8-32.7 107 8.0 6.4-10.1 20 1.2 0.7- 2.1
GENDER
Male 761 466 61.0 56.5-65.3 234 30.2 26.2-34.5 47 7.2 5.1-10.2 14 1.6 0.8- 2.9
Female 722 447 61.3 56.7-65.7 210 29.2 25.2-33.6 59 8.6 6.3-11.6 6 0.9 0.4- 2.2
RACE
White 1,056 634 58.2 54.4-62.0 337 32.4 28.9-36.1 76 8.7 6.6-11.3 9 0.7 0.4- 1.6
African American 272 172 64.5 57.3-71.1 71 25.3 19.5-32.1 21 7.7 4.6-12.5 8 2.6 1.2- 5.7
Other Minorities 153 104 69.2 59.3-77.6 36 24.3 16.7-34.1 10 5.3 2.3-11.9 3 1.1 0.3- 3.8
HISPANIC
Yes 111 83 73.3 61.6-82.5 23 20.8 12.7-32.1 5 5.9 2.2-14.8 0 0.0 . - .
No 1,372 829 59.9 56.5-63.1 421 30.6 27.5-33.8 102 8.2 6.5-10.4 20 1.4 0.8- 2.3
AGE GROUPS
5 through 10 517 326 63.7 58.5-68.6 154 29.9 25.3-35.0 28 5.1 3.3- 7.7 9 1.3 0.6- 2.9
11 through 13 357 216 59.1 52.4-65.5 113 31.9 26.0-38.5 26 8.3 5.1-13.1 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1
14 through 17 548 333 59.4 53.9-64.6 164 29.7 24.9-35.0 43 9.3 6.4-13.4 8 1.6 0.7- 3.4
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 76 54 73.9 59.8-84.3 17 19.6 10.8-33.0 5 6.5 2.1-18.6 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. 243 156 59.5 51.3-67.2 68 32.3 25.0-40.5 16 6.5 3.6-11.7 3 1.7 0.5- 5.6
Some College 349 224 64.8 58.1-70.9 94 25.0 19.8-31.2 26 9.0 5.6-14.1 5 1.1 0.4- 3.1
College Graduate 816 479 58.8 54.5-63.0 265 31.8 27.9-35.9 60 8.2 6.0-11.1 12 1.2 0.6- 2.4
SCHOOL
Public School 1,322 812 60.6 57.2-64.0 400 30.5 27.4-33.7 93 7.7 6.0- 9.8 17 1.2 0.7- 2.2
Private 162 101 64.4 54.6-73.1 44 23.4 16.3-32.4 14 11.0 5.8-19.6 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9
GRADE
K-5th 545 347 63.4 58.3-68.2 163 30.2 25.6-35.1 27 5.2 3.4- 8.0 8 1.2 0.5- 2.8
6th-8th 349 210 59.2 52.4-65.6 113 33.3 27.2-40.0 25 7.0 4.3-11.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4
9th-12th* 509 310 59.9 54.2-65.4 151 28.7 23.8-34.1 40 9.7 6.5-14.0 8 1.7 0.8- 3.6
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 873 533 59.9 55.7-64.0 278 33.0 29.1-37.1 55 6.6 4.8- 9.0 7 0.5 0.2- 1.1
Public 389 246 63.6 57.4-69.3 102 24.3 19.5-29.9 32 9.7 6.4-14.5 9 2.4 1.1- 5.0
Other 121 75 59.4 47.6-70.2 36 31.7 21.8-43.6 8 7.6 3.3-16.5 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4
No health insurance 84 50 64.1 50.7-75.5 22 22.6 13.4-35.5 11 12.4 6.2-23.2 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 367 209 55.8 49.2-62.1 116 32.8 26.9-39.2 35 9.5 6.3-14.1 7 2.0 0.8- 4.8
No 1,095 688 62.5 58.8-66.1 323 28.9 25.6-32.5 72 7.7 5.8-10.1 12 0.9 0.5- 1.6

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***Asked only for children enrolled in public or private school.

*9th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

**Health Insurance categories: PRIVATE = State Employee Health Plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC, or other private health insurance plan purchased from an employer or directly from insurance company.
PUBLIC = Medicaid, Carolina ACCESS, Health Check, or NC Health Choice. OTHER = the military, CHAMPUS, TRI CARE, Indian Health Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

^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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