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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Has (CHILD)'s doctor or health care provider ever given you or your child a written plan
to help them manage their condition as they become an adult?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 303 106 41.1 34.2-48.5 197 58.9 51.5-65.8
GENDER
Male 156 49 36.6 27.2-47.2 107 63.4 52.8-72.8
Female 147 57 45.8 36.0-56.0 90 54.2 44.0-64.0
RACE
White 218 71 37.2 29.5-45.7 147 62.8 54.3-70.5
African American 61 24 42.2 27.7-58.2 37 57.8 41.8-72.3
Other Minorities 23 11 68.6 46.0-84.9 12 31.4 15.1-54.0
HISPANIC
Yes 9 5 71.3 37.0-91.3 4 28.7 8.7-63.0
No 293 101 40.1 33.1-47.6 192 59.9 52.4-66.9
AGE GROUPS
12 through 13 104 37 41.1 29.6-53.7 67 58.9 46.3-70.4
14 through 17 199 69 41.2 32.7-50.2 130 58.8 49.8-67.3
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 18 7 32.9 12.5-62.9 11 67.1 37.1-87.5
H.S. 52 19 40.7 25.3-58.2 33 59.3 41.8-74.7
Some College 73 22 37.4 23.9-53.2 51 62.6 46.8-76.1
College Graduate 160 58 44.2 35.0-53.9 102 55.8 46.1-65.0
SCHOOL
Public School 263 95 42.4 35.0-50.3 168 57.6 49.7-65.0
Private/Home 36 11 35.5 18.4-57.2 25 64.5 42.8-81.6
GRADE
6th-8th 119 41 42.3 31.5-54.0 78 57.7 46.0-68.5
9th-12th* 179 64 41.4 32.4-51.0 115 58.6 49.0-67.6
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 164 56 40.0 31.1-49.7 108 60.0 50.3-68.9
Public 100 35 41.9 30.1-54.7 65 58.1 45.3-69.9
Other 24 9 45.4 21.5-71.6 15 54.6 28.4-78.5
No health insurance 11 4 30.8 9.1-66.4 7 69.2 33.6-90.9
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 213 80 45.4 37.0-54.1 133 54.6 45.9-63.0
No 77 22 31.4 19.8-45.8 55 68.6 54.2-80.2

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***Asked only for children 12 years and older who currently need prescription medicine, need more medical care or mental health or educational services, are limited or prevented in any way, need or get special therapy, or have any kind of emotional, developmental, or behavioral problem.

*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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