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2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

Has the child’s biological mother ever been diagnosed with asthma
by a doctor or health professional?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,066 154 18.4 14.9-22.6 912 81.6 77.4-85.1
GENDER
Male 557 68 14.5 10.4-19.9 489 85.5 80.1-89.6
Female 509 86 22.7 17.1-29.4 423 77.3 70.6-82.9
RACE
White 686 92 16.3 12.3-21.2 594 83.7 78.8-87.7
African American 199 37 24.3 15.9-35.2 162 75.7 64.8-84.1
Other Minorities 176 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Yes 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 952 138 18.5 14.8-23.0 814 81.5 77.0-85.2
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 225 38 23.3 15.8-32.9 187 76.7 67.1-84.2
5 through 10 334 50 16.5 11.1-23.8 284 83.5 76.2-88.9
11 through 13 180 *** *** *** *** *** ***
14 through 17 327 40 15.3 9.8-23.1 287 84.7 76.9-90.2
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 240 43 23.6 16.1-33.4 197 76.4 66.6-83.9
Some College 264 40 18.4 12.0-27.0 224 81.6 73.0-88.0
College Graduate 560 71 15.1 10.8-20.7 489 84.9 79.3-89.2
SCHOOL
Public School 748 108 18.0 13.7-23.1 640 82.0 76.9-86.3
Private/Home 124 13 11.7 5.9-21.8 111 88.3 78.2-94.1
GRADE
Not In School 246 44 22.1 15.2-31.0 202 77.9 69.0-84.8
K-5th 332 47 16.6 11.1-24.0 285 83.4 76.0-88.9
6th-8th 183 *** *** *** *** *** ***
9th-12th3 305 38 13.1 8.6-19.4 267 86.9 80.6-91.4
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 551 72 15.0 10.9-20.2 479 85.0 79.8-89.1
Public 379 74 22.4 16.5-29.6 305 77.6 70.4-83.5
Other 78 *** *** *** 75 97.4 90.7-99.3
No health insurance 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 240 43 19.6 12.5-29.3 197 80.4 70.7-87.5
No 815 108 18.1 14.1-22.9 707 81.9 77.1-85.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011 and 2012 are NOT comparable to results from 2010 and earlier.

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

1Asked only for children 1 year and older.

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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