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2011 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?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,386 115 9.2 6.8-12.2 1,271 90.8 87.8-93.2
GENDER
Male 710 76 11.6 8.1-16.3 634 88.4 83.7-91.9
Female 671 39 6.7 4.0-11.1 632 93.3 88.9-96.0
RACE
White 961 77 8.4 5.7-12.1 884 91.6 87.9-94.3
African American 223 17 6.1 3.2-11.4 206 93.9 88.6-96.8
Other Minorities 195 20 17.3 9.3-29.9 175 82.7 70.1-90.7
HISPANIC
Yes 146 *** *** *** 138 93.7 81.7-98.0
No 1,234 107 9.6 7.0-12.9 1,127 90.4 87.1-93.0
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 313 *** *** *** 309 99.0 96.6-99.7
5 through 10 392 31 9.9 5.8-16.3 361 90.1 83.7-94.2
11 through 13 274 30 12.2 6.7-21.3 244 87.8 78.7-93.3
14 through 17 404 48 16.2 10.3-24.6 356 83.8 75.4-89.7
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 287 29 9.9 5.6-17.1 258 90.1 82.9-94.4
Some College 283 31 13.5 8.0-21.7 252 86.5 78.3-92.0
College Graduate 814 55 6.4 4.1- 9.7 759 93.6 90.3-95.9
SCHOOL
Public School 934 99 13.4 9.8-18.0 835 86.6 82.0-90.2
Private/Home 161 *** *** *** 151 95.1 89.0-97.9
GRADE
Not In School 343 *** *** *** 334 96.0 90.5-98.4
K-5th 392 34 8.7 5.2-14.2 358 91.3 85.8-94.8
6th-8th 261 29 13.8 7.7-23.5 232 86.2 76.5-92.3
9th-12th3 388 42 14.4 8.6-23.1 346 85.6 76.9-91.4
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 762 39 3.8 2.3- 6.0 723 96.2 94.0-97.7
Public 418 62 14.7 10.1-20.9 356 85.3 79.1-89.9
Other 148 *** *** *** 139 94.2 84.3-98.0
No health insurance 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 257 84 37.9 28.2-48.7 173 62.1 51.3-71.8
No 1,117 27 3.1 1.7- 5.6 1,090 96.9 94.4-98.3

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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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