2012 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Is (CHILD)ís need for prescription medicine because of ANY medical, behavioral,
or other health condition?1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 280 246 85.7 78.0-91.0 34 14.3 9.0-22.0
GENDER
Male 149 130 87.9 79.4-93.2 19 12.1 6.8-20.6
Female 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 188 165 84.3 74.5-90.8 23 15.7 9.2-25.5
Other 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE GROUPS
Birth through 10 141 119 84.4 73.9-91.2 22 15.6 8.8-26.1
11 through 17 139 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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

Some sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

1Asked only for children who need prescription medicine.

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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