Estimated number of CSHCN: 179,162

Prevalence of CSHCN

Prevalence of CSHCN
State %National %
14.3 15.1
Age
AgeState %National %
0-5 Years 7.8 9.3
6-11 Years 16.0 17.7
12-17 Years 19.3 18.4
Sex
SexState %National %
Male 16.8 17.4
Female 11.7 12.7
Poverty Level
Poverty LevelState %National %
0-99% Federal Poverty Level 14.3 16.0
100-199% Federal Poverty Level 18.1 15.4
200-399% Federal Poverty Level 13.8 14.5
400% or More Federal Poverty Level 14.0 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 14.3 16.2
White 14.2 16.3
Black 16.0 17.5
Asian 7.9 8.0
American Indian/Alaska Native * 13.5
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander * 12.3
Multiple Races * 17.9
Hispanic 13.4 11.2
Spanish language household * 8.2
English language household 23.7 14.4

Child Health

Population of CSHCN
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose conditions consistently affect their activities, often a great deal 19.1 27.1
CSHCN with 11 or more days of school absences due to illness 10.8 15.5
Core System Outcomes
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose families partner in decision making regarding their child's health 76.3 70.3
CSHCN receive coordinated, ongoing, comprehensive care within a medical home 48.0 43.0
CSHCN with a usual source of care when sick 90.7 90.5
CSHCN with a personal doctor or nurse 92.0 93.1
CSHCN who receive family-centered care 70.9 64.6
Families of CSHCN have adequate private and/or public insurance to pay for the needed services 62.5 60.6
CSHCN with insurance for the entire past year 89.4 90.7
Currently insured CSHCN whose insurance is adequate 67.3 65.7
Children are screened early and continuously for special health care needs 75.0 78.6
Community-based services are organized so families can use them easily 69.5 65.1
CSHCN whose families had no difficulties or delays receiving services 69.6 65.9
CSHCN whose families are sometimes or never frustrated in obtaining services 93.6 90.2
Youth with special health care needs receive the services necessary to make transitions to adult health care 47.1 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 30.1 22.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause financial problems for the family 23.1 21.6
CSHCN whose families spend 11 or more hours per week providing or coordinating the child's health care 11.4 13.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause family members to cut back or stop working 23.6 25.0
CSHCN whose parents avoided changing jobs to maintain their child's health insurance 22.1 17.7

All statistics are based on parental reports.

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