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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Has (CHILD)'s need for special therapy
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 129 94 72.4 61.7-81.1 35 27.6 18.9-38.3
GENDER
Male 77 62 83.4 70.7-91.2 15 16.6 8.8-29.3
Female 52 32 60.8 44.3-75.2 20 39.2 24.8-55.7
RACE
White 91 68 74.0 60.6-84.1 23 26.0 15.9-39.4
African American 22 16 70.3 44.6-87.5 6 29.7 12.5-55.4
Other Minorities 16 10 67.8 39.9-86.9 6 32.2 13.1-60.1
HISPANIC
Yes 9 5 72.4 37.2-92.0 4 27.6 8.0-62.8
No 120 89 72.5 61.2-81.4 31 27.5 18.6-38.8
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 27 19 76.4 52.0-90.6 8 23.6 9.4-48.0
5 through 10 58 50 81.8 65.3-91.5 8 18.2 8.5-34.7
11 through 13 22 16 62.5 35.5-83.5 6 37.5 16.5-64.5
14 through 17 22 9 38.7 18.6-63.5 13 61.3 36.5-81.4
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 10 5 45.3 14.3-80.4 5 54.7 19.6-85.7
H.S. 27 20 73.8 48.8-89.3 7 26.2 10.7-51.2
Some College 29 22 77.1 55.4-90.1 7 22.9 9.9-44.6
College Graduate 63 47 73.4 58.0-84.6 16 26.6 15.4-42.0
SCHOOL
Public School 96 73 74.0 61.3-83.6 23 26.0 16.4-38.7
Private/Home 10 7 70.7 32.0-92.5 3 29.3 7.5-68.0
GRADE
Not In School 28 19 72.8 49.3-88.1 9 27.2 11.9-50.7
K-5th 64 55 79.7 63.1-90.0 9 20.3 10.0-36.9
6th-8th 18 12 71.2 45.8-87.9 6 28.8 12.1-54.2
9th-12th* 18 7 36.0 15.6-63.2 11 64.0 36.8-84.4
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 61 42 65.7 49.5-79.0 19 34.3 21.0-50.5
Public 51 40 81.5 65.4-91.2 11 18.5 8.8-34.6
Other 7 5 76.1 32.3-95.5 2 23.9 4.5-67.7
No health insurance 8 6 60.4 18.9-90.9 2 39.6 9.1-81.1
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 73 59 78.6 63.4-88.7 14 21.4 11.3-36.6
No 53 32 63.8 47.5-77.5 21 36.2 22.5-52.5

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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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