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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Is (CHILD)'s need for medical care, mental health or educational services
because of ANY medical, behavioral, or other health condition?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 254 220 84.2 77.7-89.1 34 15.8 10.9-22.3
GENDER
Male 141 125 85.9 77.2-91.6 16 14.1 8.4-22.8
Female 113 95 81.9 71.0-89.4 18 18.1 10.6-29.0
RACE
White 167 144 82.8 74.0-89.0 23 17.2 11.0-26.0
African American 57 51 88.3 75.0-95.0 6 11.7 5.0-25.0
Other Minorities 29 24 80.8 56.4-93.2 5 19.2 6.8-43.6
HISPANIC
Yes 12 9 62.4 25.9-88.8 3 37.6 11.2-74.1
No 241 210 85.4 79.0-90.1 31 14.6 9.9-21.0
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 38 31 74.5 53.1-88.2 7 25.5 11.8-46.9
5 through 10 81 70 85.3 73.6-92.3 11 14.7 7.7-26.4
11 through 13 60 53 87.2 73.0-94.5 7 12.8 5.5-27.0
14 through 17 74 65 86.9 75.3-93.5 9 13.1 6.5-24.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 17 15 72.9 36.1-92.7 2 27.1 7.3-63.9
H.S. 42 34 79.9 62.5-90.4 8 20.1 9.6-37.5
Some College 65 58 90.4 80.1-95.7 7 9.6 4.3-19.9
College Graduate 130 113 84.1 74.2-90.6 17 15.9 9.4-25.8
SCHOOL
Public School 190 166 85.9 78.8-90.9 24 14.1 9.1-21.2
Private/Home 26 23 88.6 68.3-96.6 3 11.4 3.4-31.7
GRADE
Not In School 41 34 75.8 55.2-88.9 7 24.2 11.1-44.8
K-5th 90 75 82.9 71.8-90.2 15 17.1 9.8-28.2
6th-8th 53 48 91.7 80.5-96.7 5 8.3 3.3-19.5
9th-12th* 68 61 88.0 75.5-94.6 7 12.0 5.4-24.5
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 117 103 86.1 75.9-92.4 14 13.9 7.6-24.1
Public 107 93 84.6 74.6-91.1 14 15.4 8.9-25.4
Other 20 17 71.8 35.1-92.3 3 28.2 7.7-64.9
No health insurance 8 5 56.2 21.3-85.9 3 43.8 14.1-78.7
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 206 199 94.8 88.5-97.7 7 5.2 2.3-11.5
No 39 12 32.7 17.1-53.3 27 67.3 46.7-82.9

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***Asked only for children who currently need more medical care or mental health or educational services.

*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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