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2013-2014 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 1,092 67 6.2 4.2- 9.1 1,025 93.8 90.9-95.8
GENDER
Male 543 41 7.6 4.6-12.3 502 92.4 87.7-95.4
Female 543 26 4.8 2.6- 8.9 517 95.2 91.1-97.4
RACE
White 688 36 4.5 2.7- 7.4 652 95.5 92.6-97.3
African American 206 21 12.2 6.4-22.3 185 87.8 77.7-93.6
Other Minorities 190 *** *** *** 181 96.6 90.3-98.9
HISPANIC
Yes 175 *** *** *** 170 98.1 94.9-99.3
No 915 62 7.0 4.7-10.4 853 93.0 89.6-95.3
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 238 *** *** *** 230 94.9 85.9-98.3
5 through 10 324 19 6.9 3.6-12.7 305 93.1 87.3-96.4
11 through 13 189 12 8.0 3.5-17.3 177 92.0 82.7-96.5
14 through 17 341 28 5.3 2.9- 9.5 313 94.7 90.5-97.1
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 263 17 6.5 2.9-14.2 246 93.5 85.8-97.1
Some College 288 24 9.0 4.9-15.9 264 91.0 84.1-95.1
College Graduate 539 25 3.7 2.1- 6.3 514 96.3 93.7-97.9
SCHOOL
Public School 755 54 7.1 4.7-10.7 701 92.9 89.3-95.3
Private/Home 124 *** *** *** 119 96.2 88.4-98.8
GRADE
Not In School 265 *** *** *** 256 95.3 87.4-98.3
K-5th 319 20 7.7 4.2-13.8 299 92.3 86.2-95.8
6th-8th 197 16 8.5 4.0-17.2 181 91.5 82.8-96.0
9th-12th3 311 22 4.4 2.2- 9.0 289 95.6 91.0-97.8
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 554 21 3.6 2.0- 6.2 533 96.4 93.8-98.0
Public 429 39 9.3 5.6-15.2 390 90.7 84.8-94.4
Other 65 *** *** *** 60 95.7 89.1-98.4
No health insurance 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 218 48 26.0 17.7-36.4 170 74.0 63.6-82.3
No 864 18 2.0 0.8- 4.9 846 98.0 95.1-99.2

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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 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 Services or other type not otherwise listed.

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