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2011 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Is (CHILD) limited or prevented in any way in his/her ability
to do the things most children of the same age do?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,387 74 5.3 3.6- 7.8 1,313 94.7 92.2-96.4
GENDER
Male 710 46 5.5 3.3- 8.9 664 94.5 91.1-96.7
Female 672 28 5.2 2.9- 9.2 644 94.8 90.8-97.1
RACE
White 963 47 5.7 3.5- 9.1 916 94.3 90.9-96.5
African American 223 *** *** *** 214 98.4 96.2-99.4
Other Minorities 194 18 10.5 5.1-20.2 176 89.5 79.8-94.9
HISPANIC
Yes 145 *** *** *** 140 96.4 85.5-99.2
No 1,236 69 5.6 3.7- 8.2 1,167 94.4 91.8-96.3
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 311 *** *** *** 302 96.2 91.5-98.4
5 through 10 394 19 4.5 2.3- 8.9 375 95.5 91.1-97.7
11 through 13 274 14 5.0 1.9-12.9 260 95.0 87.1-98.1
14 through 17 405 30 8.2 4.2-15.7 375 91.8 84.3-95.8
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 286 17 5.8 2.7-12.1 269 94.2 87.9-97.3
Some College 284 21 8.0 4.2-14.8 263 92.0 85.2-95.8
College Graduate 815 36 3.6 2.1- 6.0 779 96.4 94.0-97.9
SCHOOL
Public School 937 58 6.0 3.8- 9.4 879 94.0 90.6-96.2
Private/Home 161 *** *** *** 156 96.6 90.3-98.9
GRADE
Not In School 341 13 5.6 2.8-11.1 328 94.4 88.9-97.2
K-5th 394 19 3.4 1.9- 6.0 375 96.6 94.0-98.1
6th-8th 261 15 5.1 1.9-13.2 246 94.9 86.8-98.1
9th-12th3 389 26 8.0 3.8-16.0 363 92.0 84.0-96.2
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 762 25 2.5 1.4- 4.6 737 97.5 95.4-98.6
Public 418 39 8.4 5.1-13.6 379 91.6 86.4-94.9
Other 149 *** *** *** 143 95.8 88.1-98.6
No health insurance 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 257 53 23.2 15.1-33.8 204 76.8 66.2-84.9
No 1,117 19 1.6 0.8- 3.3 1,098 98.4 96.7-99.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards; see N.C. CHAMP Technical Notes for more details

1Asked of all children ages 0 to 17 years

2Use 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.

39th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

4Health 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.

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