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2013-2014 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 1,014 127 14.5 11.4-18.2 887 85.5 81.8-88.6
GENDER
Male 506 79 16.9 12.6-22.4 427 83.1 77.6-87.4
Female 503 48 12.0 8.1-17.6 455 88.0 82.4-91.9
RACE
White 647 77 14.2 10.6-18.8 570 85.8 81.2-89.4
African American 190 29 19.3 11.6-30.3 161 80.7 69.7-88.4
Other Minorities 169 20 8.9 4.9-15.6 149 91.1 84.4-95.1
HISPANIC
Yes 161 22 14.5 9.1-22.5 139 85.5 77.5-90.9
No 850 105 14.6 11.2-18.9 745 85.4 81.1-88.8
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 187 23 11.5 6.8-18.8 164 88.5 81.2-93.2
5 through 10 316 38 15.7 10.3-23.3 278 84.3 76.7-89.7
11 through 13 181 22 15.1 8.7-24.9 159 84.9 75.1-91.3
14 through 17 330 44 15.1 9.8-22.8 286 84.9 77.2-90.2
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 247 40 17.5 11.5-25.8 207 82.5 74.2-88.5
Some College 264 36 16.1 10.3-24.3 228 83.9 75.7-89.7
College Graduate 501 51 11.0 7.7-15.5 450 89.0 84.5-92.3
SCHOOL
Public School 735 92 15.7 11.7-20.6 643 84.3 79.4-88.3
Private/Home 117 16 13.3 7.5-22.7 101 86.7 77.3-92.5
GRADE
Not In School 214 27 11.2 7.0-17.7 187 88.8 82.3-93.0
K-5th 310 39 17.1 11.3-25.0 271 82.9 75.0-88.7
6th-8th 188 20 13.4 7.4-23.0 168 86.6 77.0-92.6
9th-12th3 302 41 15.5 9.8-23.8 261 84.5 76.2-90.2
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 528 53 10.8 7.6-15.1 475 89.2 84.9-92.4
Public 384 67 20.1 14.6-27.0 317 79.9 73.0-85.4
Other 61 *** *** *** 57 94.6 84.7-98.2
No health insurance 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 202 41 25.6 17.1-36.5 161 74.4 63.5-82.9
No 803 85 12.2 9.1-16.1 718 87.8 83.9-90.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011, 2012 and 2013-2014 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 Services or other type not otherwise listed.

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