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2016 - 2017 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

CSHCN

Children with Special Health Care Needs based on ONE screening criteria1

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  Total
Respond2
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 698 77 9.9 7.3-13.2 621 90.1 86.8-92.7
GENDER
Male 366 54 14.4 10.5-19.5 312 85.6 80.5-89.5
Female 328 23 5.9 3.2-10.8 305 94.1 89.2-96.8
RACE
White 461 48 9.2 6.3-13.2 413 90.8 86.8-93.7
African American 119 16 14.5 8.0-24.7 103 85.5 75.3-92.0
Other Minorities 76 *** *** *** 69 94.6 86.3-98.0
HISPANIC
Yes 82 *** *** *** 73 89.5 78.7-95.1
No 611 67 9.8 7.1-13.4 544 90.2 86.6-92.9
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 154 *** *** *** 149 97.1 91.9-99.0
5 through 10 190 25 10.5 6.5-16.5 165 89.5 83.5-93.5
11 through 13 130 18 9.6 4.8-18.2 112 90.4 81.8-95.2
14 through 17 224 29 15.6 9.7-24.4 195 84.4 75.6-90.3
PARENT EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 11 9.8 4.3-20.9 124 90.2 79.1-95.7
Some College 199 34 13.2 8.6-19.8 165 86.8 80.2-91.4
College Graduate 363 32 8.4 5.4-12.7 331 91.6 87.3-94.6
SCHOOL
Public School 492 67 12.4 9.0-16.9 425 87.6 83.1-91.0
Private/Home 73 *** *** *** 67 94.7 87.5-97.8
GRADE
Not In School 164 *** *** *** 159 97.2 92.3-99.0
K-5th 192 27 11.7 7.4-17.9 165 88.3 82.1-92.6
6th-8th 128 20 11.3 5.9-20.6 108 88.7 79.4-94.1
9th-12th3 211 24 12.9 7.3-21.7 187 87.1 78.3-92.7
HEALTH INSURANCE4
Private 334 30 7.7 4.8-12.1 304 92.3 87.9-95.2
Public 281 41 12.9 8.4-19.3 240 87.1 80.7-91.6
Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No health insurance 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology, results from 2011, 2012, 2013-2017, 2016-2017 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

1CSHCN defined based on meeting the following screening criteria because of ANY medical, behavioral, or other health condition that has lasted or is it expected to last 12 months or longer: a. Currently uses or needs more medical care or mental health or educational services than is usual for most children of the same age.
CSHCN based on one screening criteria definition is definition used as CSHCN subgroup in CHAMP 2008 & 2009 webtables.
CSHCN based on two screening criteria definition is definition used as CSHCN subgroup in CHAMP 2005-2007 & 2010-2012 webtables.

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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