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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Is the need for special therapy
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 130 78 55.3 44.6-65.5 52 44.7 34.5-55.4
GENDER
Male 80 46 52.7 39.5-65.5 34 47.3 34.5-60.5
Female 50 32 58.4 41.5-73.5 18 41.6 26.5-58.5
RACE
White 93 54 52.4 40.0-64.6 39 47.6 35.4-60.0
African American 21 12 52.9 29.1-75.5 9 47.1 24.5-70.9
Other Minorities 16 12 76.1 47.0-92.0 4 23.9 8.0-53.0
HISPANIC
Yes 9 5 46.8 15.3-81.2 4 53.2 18.8-84.7
No 121 73 55.8 44.7-66.3 48 44.2 33.7-55.3
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 31 15 42.0 23.2-63.5 16 58.0 36.5-76.8
5 through 10 55 31 54.0 38.3-69.0 24 46.0 31.0-61.7
11 through 13 22 17 65.9 37.4-86.2 5 34.1 13.8-62.6
14 through 17 22 15 73.4 45.0-90.3 7 26.6 9.7-55.0
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 10 8 62.5 19.0-92.2 2 37.5 7.8-81.0
H.S. 28 13 38.8 20.5-60.8 15 61.2 39.2-79.5
Some College 28 15 57.6 36.2-76.5 13 42.4 23.5-63.8
College Graduate 64 42 62.0 46.9-75.0 22 38.0 25.0-53.1
SCHOOL
Public School 92 58 60.0 47.1-71.6 34 40.0 28.4-52.9
Private/Home 12 8 54.2 22.9-82.5 4 45.8 17.5-77.1
GRADE
Not In School 32 15 40.2 22.2-61.4 17 59.8 38.6-77.8
K-5th 61 35 53.1 38.0-67.7 26 46.9 32.3-62.0
6th-8th 18 14 78.8 51.5-92.9 4 21.2 7.1-48.5
9th-12th* 18 13 75.9 43.1-92.9 5 24.1 7.1-56.9
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 62 36 53.8 38.7-68.3 26 46.2 31.7-61.3
Public 52 32 58.1 41.7-72.8 20 41.9 27.2-58.3
Other 7 5 76.1 32.3-95.5 2 23.9 4.5-67.7
No health insurance 8 5 40.3 12.3-76.4 3 59.7 23.6-87.7
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 72 60 82.0 67.8-90.8 12 18.0 9.2-32.2
No 55 16 22.9 13.3-36.4 39 77.1 63.6-86.7

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***Asked only for children who need or get special therapy.

*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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