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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Has (CHILD)'s need for medical care, mental health or educational services
lasted or is it expected to last 12 months or longer?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 248 224 88.4 81.7-92.8 24 11.6 7.2-18.3
GENDER
Male 135 123 89.8 80.7-94.9 12 10.2 5.1-19.3
Female 113 101 86.6 75.1-93.3 12 13.4 6.7-24.9
RACE
White 164 148 86.3 77.0-92.2 16 13.7 7.8-23.0
African American 55 53 98.4 93.3-99.6 2 1.6 0.4- 6.7
Other Minorities 28 23 76.1 48.7-91.5 5 23.9 8.5-51.3
HISPANIC
Yes 11 9 70.2 26.3-93.9 2 29.8 6.1-73.7
No 236 215 89.4 82.8-93.6 21 10.6 6.4-17.2
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 34 24 64.0 41.4-81.7 10 36.0 18.3-58.6
5 through 10 78 74 94.2 82.1-98.3 4 5.8 1.7-17.9
11 through 13 61 57 95.8 87.0-98.7 4 4.2 1.3-13.0
14 through 17 74 68 88.4 74.1-95.3 6 11.6 4.7-25.9
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 17 16 83.2 38.6-97.5 1 16.8 2.5-61.4
H.S. 40 38 96.5 86.6-99.1 2 3.5 0.9-13.4
Some College 64 61 97.2 90.3-99.2 3 2.8 0.8- 9.7
College Graduate 127 109 81.7 70.6-89.3 18 18.3 10.7-29.4
SCHOOL
Public School 188 176 93.7 88.0-96.8 12 6.3 3.2-12.0
Private/Home 26 23 77.7 42.7-94.2 3 22.3 5.8-57.3
GRADE
Not In School 37 27 66.2 44.2-82.9 10 33.8 17.1-55.8
K-5th 86 81 93.8 83.3-97.9 5 6.2 2.1-16.7
6th-8th 57 54 95.4 84.6-98.8 3 4.6 1.2-15.4
9th-12th* 66 60 88.8 73.3-95.8 6 11.2 4.2-26.7
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 117 100 82.8 71.3-90.3 17 17.2 9.7-28.7
Public 101 97 95.4 86.1-98.6 4 4.6 1.4-13.9
Other 20 18 76.2 35.7-94.9 2 23.8 5.1-64.3
No health insurance 8 7 82.6 36.0-97.6 1 17.4 2.4-64.0
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 206 204 98.1 91.0-99.6 2 1.9 0.4- 9.0
No 36 16 41.2 24.1-60.8 20 58.8 39.2-75.9

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***Asked only for children who currently need more medical care, 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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