Estimated number of CSHCN: 19,916

Prevalence of CSHCN

Prevalence of CSHCN
State %National %
10.9 15.1
Age
AgeState %National %
0-5 Years 5.0 9.3
6-11 Years 12.9 17.7
12-17 Years 14.6 18.4
Sex
SexState %National %
Male 12.7 17.4
Female 8.8 12.7
Poverty Level
Poverty LevelState %National %
0-99% Federal Poverty Level 10.9 16.0
100-199% Federal Poverty Level 9.1 15.4
200-399% Federal Poverty Level 10.4 14.5
400% or More Federal Poverty Level 11.5 14.7
Hispanic Origin and Race
Origin and RaceState %National %
*Due to the small size of this group in the state's population, data have been suppressed to protect respondents’ confidentiality.
Non-Hispanic 11.0 16.2
White 11.9 16.3
Black 12.0 17.5
Asian * 8.0
American Indian/Alaska Native 7.4 13.5
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander * 12.3
Multiple Races * 17.9
Hispanic 9.4 11.2
Spanish language household * 8.2
English language household 10.9 14.4

Child Health

Population of CSHCN
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose conditions consistently affect their activities, often a great deal 25.9 27.1
CSHCN with 11 or more days of school absences due to illness 17.9 15.5
Core System Outcomes
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose families partner in decision making regarding their child's health 66.8 70.3
CSHCN receive coordinated, ongoing, comprehensive care within a medical home 42.8 43.0
CSHCN with a usual source of care when sick 89.5 90.5
CSHCN with a personal doctor or nurse 93.2 93.1
CSHCN who receive family-centered care 62.4 64.6
Families of CSHCN have adequate private and/or public insurance to pay for the needed services 56.7 60.6
CSHCN with insurance for the entire past year 89.5 90.7
Currently insured CSHCN whose insurance is adequate 61.3 65.7
Children are screened early and continuously for special health care needs 75.3 78.6
Community-based services are organized so families can use them easily 55.2 65.1
CSHCN whose families had no difficulties or delays receiving services 55.5 65.9
CSHCN whose families are sometimes or never frustrated in obtaining services 88.4 90.2
Youth with special health care needs receive the services necessary to make transitions to adult health care 45.0 40.0
Impact on the Family
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose families pay $1,000 or more out of pocket in medical expenses per year for the child 26.7 22.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause financial problems for the family 23.6 21.6
CSHCN whose families spend 11 or more hours per week providing or coordinating the child's health care 12.0 13.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause family members to cut back or stop working 27.3 25.0
CSHCN whose parents avoided changing jobs to maintain their child's health insurance 24.7 17.7

All statistics are based on parental reports.

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