Estimated number of CSHCN: 139,453

Prevalence of CSHCN

Prevalence of CSHCN
State %National %
17.3 15.1
Age
AgeState %National %
0-5 Years 9.9 9.3
6-11 Years 17.9 17.7
12-17 Years 23.1 18.4
Sex
SexState %National %
Male 20.8 17.4
Female 13.7 12.7
Poverty Level
Poverty LevelState %National %
0-99% Federal Poverty Level 17.3 16.0
100-199% Federal Poverty Level 21.1 15.4
200-399% Federal Poverty Level 16.1 14.5
400% or More Federal Poverty Level 16.8 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 17.4 16.2
White 18.0 16.3
Black 15.4 17.5
Asian * 8.0
American Indian/Alaska Native * 13.5
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander * 12.3
Multiple Races * 17.9
Hispanic 16.8 11.2
Spanish language household 11.4 8.2
English language household 20.6 14.4

Child Health

Population of CSHCN
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose conditions consistently affect their activities, often a great deal 29.0 27.1
CSHCN with 11 or more days of school absences due to illness 16.4 15.5
Core System Outcomes
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose families partner in decision making regarding their child's health 70.4 70.3
CSHCN receive coordinated, ongoing, comprehensive care within a medical home 46.0 43.0
CSHCN with a usual source of care when sick 94.0 90.5
CSHCN with a personal doctor or nurse 94.6 93.1
CSHCN who receive family-centered care 67.4 64.6
Families of CSHCN have adequate private and/or public insurance to pay for the needed services 59.6 60.6
CSHCN with insurance for the entire past year 95.1 90.7
Currently insured CSHCN whose insurance is adequate 61.5 65.7
Children are screened early and continuously for special health care needs 87.1 78.6
Community-based services are organized so families can use them easily 66.8 65.1
CSHCN whose families had no difficulties or delays receiving services 66.9 65.9
CSHCN whose families are sometimes or never frustrated in obtaining services 88.6 90.2
Youth with special health care needs receive the services necessary to make transitions to adult health care 46.0 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 24.6 22.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause financial problems for the family 18.8 21.6
CSHCN whose families spend 11 or more hours per week providing or coordinating the child's health care 9.9 13.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause family members to cut back or stop working 24.9 25.0
CSHCN whose parents avoided changing jobs to maintain their child's health insurance 21.2 17.7

All statistics are based on parental reports.

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