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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Does (CHILD) have any kind of emotional, developmental,
or behavioral problem for which he/she needs treatment or counseling?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,004 175 7.9 6.5- 9.4 1,829 92.1 90.6-93.5
GENDER
Male 1,023 112 9.5 7.5-12.0 911 90.5 88.0-92.5
Female 979 63 6.1 4.6- 8.3 916 93.9 91.7-95.4
RACE
White 1,427 110 6.1 4.9- 7.7 1,317 93.9 92.3-95.1
African American 351 44 12.1 8.5-16.9 307 87.9 83.1-91.5
Other Minorities 223 21 9.2 5.3-15.3 202 90.8 84.7-94.7
HISPANIC
Yes 164 10 4.6 2.0-10.1 154 95.4 89.9-98.0
No 1,839 165 8.2 6.8- 9.9 1,674 91.8 90.1-93.2
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 500 9 1.2 0.5- 2.8 491 98.8 97.2-99.5
5 through 10 553 58 9.4 6.9-12.8 495 90.6 87.2-93.1
11 through 13 374 51 12.0 8.5-16.7 323 88.0 83.3-91.5
14 through 17 576 57 10.5 7.6-14.3 519 89.5 85.7-92.4
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 104 20 10.2 6.0-16.8 84 89.8 83.2-94.0
H.S. 327 28 9.9 6.4-15.0 299 90.1 85.0-93.6
Some College 463 54 12.0 8.6-16.6 409 88.0 83.4-91.4
College Graduate 1,110 73 5.3 4.0- 7.0 1,037 94.7 93.0-96.0
SCHOOL
Public School 1,333 152 11.2 9.3-13.6 1,181 88.8 86.4-90.7
Private/Home 215 13 2.8 1.5- 5.2 202 97.2 94.8-98.5
GRADE
Not In School 526 10 1.3 0.6- 2.8 516 98.7 97.2-99.4
K-5th 572 65 10.3 7.7-13.8 507 89.7 86.2-92.3
6th-8th 368 49 12.1 8.5-16.7 319 87.9 83.3-91.5
9th-12th* 533 49 9.8 6.9-13.8 484 90.2 86.2-93.1
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 1,133 63 4.5 3.3- 6.1 1,070 95.5 93.9-96.7
Public 575 92 14.5 11.3-18.5 483 85.5 81.5-88.7
Other 165 11 4.3 2.1- 8.4 154 95.7 91.6-97.9
No health insurance 108 9 7.7 3.4-16.2 99 92.3 83.8-96.6
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 422 139 30.5 25.3-36.3 283 69.5 63.7-74.7
No 1,549 27 1.8 1.2- 2.9 1,522 98.2 97.1-98.8

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*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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