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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

During the past 12 months, has (CHILD) had to visit a hospital emergency room or
urgent care clinic because of his/her asthma?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 195 48 32.7 24.6-41.9 147 67.3 58.1-75.4
GENDER
Male 102 24 31.4 20.7-44.6 78 68.6 55.4-79.3
Female 93 24 34.3 23.1-47.6 69 65.7 52.4-76.9
RACE
White 112 24 28.9 18.9-41.6 88 71.1 58.4-81.1
African American 60 19 35.7 22.5-51.5 41 64.3 48.5-77.5
Other Minorities 23 5 36.6 16.1-63.4 18 63.4 36.6-83.9
HISPANIC
Yes 14 5 50.5 22.4-78.4 9 49.5 21.6-77.6
No 181 43 30.9 22.8-40.5 138 69.1 59.5-77.2
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 25 8 33.5 15.2-58.6 17 66.5 41.4-84.8
5 through 10 57 23 53.4 37.9-68.2 34 46.6 31.8-62.1
11 through 13 60 11 19.8 9.9-35.5 49 80.2 64.5-90.1
14 through 17 53 6 17.7 6.6-39.7 47 82.3 60.3-93.4
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 8 0 0.0 . - . 8 100 . - .
H.S. 41 11 23.4 11.5-42.0 30 76.6 58.0-88.5
Some College 48 15 43.9 26.7-62.6 33 56.1 37.4-73.3
College Graduate 98 22 34.7 23.2-48.2 76 65.3 51.8-76.8
SCHOOL
Public School 157 38 34.3 25.3-44.7 119 65.7 55.3-74.7
Private/Home 16 4 19.5 6.1-47.2 12 80.5 52.8-93.9
GRADE
Not In School 28 10 40.2 20.4-63.8 18 59.8 36.2-79.6
K-5th 58 21 46.7 31.6-62.4 37 53.3 37.6-68.4
6th-8th 56 11 22.0 11.2-38.9 45 78.0 61.1-88.8
9th-12th* 51 6 18.1 6.8-40.3 45 81.9 59.7-93.2
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 88 18 32.7 20.9-47.1 70 67.3 52.9-79.1
Public 87 27 38.9 26.8-52.6 60 61.1 47.4-73.2
Other 12 2 6.4 1.4-24.9 10 93.6 75.1-98.6
No health insurance 4 1 10.1 1.0-54.5 3 89.9 45.5-99.0
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 112 29 35.3 24.5-47.9 83 64.7 52.1-75.5
No 79 17 26.5 15.7-41.2 62 73.5 58.8-84.3

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***Asked only for children 1 year and older who currently have asthma.

*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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