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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

Is (CHILD) using a medicine every day,
such as a Beclovent, Azmacort, Pulmicort,Flovent, Advair, Singulair, or Vanceril inhaler,
that was prescribed by a doctor to keep him/her from having asthma problems?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 196 97 49.3 40.5-58.1 99 50.7 41.9-59.5
GENDER
Male 103 48 46.8 34.9-59.1 55 53.2 40.9-65.1
Female 93 49 52.4 39.9-64.7 44 47.6 35.3-60.1
RACE
White 113 53 48.2 36.5-60.1 60 51.8 39.9-63.5
African American 60 31 49.8 35.0-64.7 29 50.2 35.3-65.0
Other Minorities 23 13 51.4 28.4-73.9 10 48.6 26.1-71.6
HISPANIC
Yes 14 7 55.2 26.1-81.1 7 44.8 18.9-73.9
No 182 90 48.7 39.6-57.9 92 51.3 42.1-60.4
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 25 14 58.7 33.3-80.1 11 41.3 19.9-66.7
5 through 10 58 27 47.8 32.7-63.3 31 52.2 36.7-67.3
11 through 13 60 30 47.1 32.0-62.9 30 52.9 37.1-68.0
14 through 17 53 26 49.5 33.5-65.6 27 50.5 34.4-66.5
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 8 5 66.6 24.1-92.6 3 33.4 7.4-75.9
H.S. 41 24 46.7 29.2-65.0 17 53.3 35.0-70.8
Some College 49 25 57.5 39.5-73.7 24 42.5 26.3-60.5
College Graduate 98 43 44.6 32.8-57.0 55 55.4 43.0-67.2
SCHOOL
Public School 158 76 49.1 39.5-58.9 82 50.9 41.1-60.5
Private/Home 16 11 47.6 19.5-77.4 5 52.4 22.6-80.5
GRADE
Not In School 28 14 55.5 32.8-76.2 14 44.5 23.8-67.2
K-5th 59 29 48.7 33.7-64.0 30 51.3 36.0-66.3
6th-8th 56 31 48.9 33.0-65.0 25 51.1 35.0-67.0
9th-12th* 51 23 47.0 31.0-63.6 28 53.0 36.4-69.0
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 88 38 41.3 29.3-54.5 50 58.7 45.5-70.7
Public 88 52 62.2 48.9-73.9 36 37.8 26.1-51.1
Other 12 6 40.8 15.6-72.0 6 59.2 28.0-84.4
No health insurance 4 0 0.0 . - . 4 100 . - .
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 113 70 60.8 48.8-71.5 43 39.2 28.5-51.2
No 79 24 31.1 19.8-45.3 55 68.9 54.7-80.2

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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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