Estimated number of CSHCN: 18,194

Prevalence of CSHCN

Prevalence of CSHCN
State %National %
14.1 15.1
Age
AgeState %National %
0-5 Years 7.8 9.3
6-11 Years 16.4 17.7
12-17 Years 19.4 18.4
Sex
SexState %National %
Male 16.9 17.4
Female 10.9 12.7
Poverty Level
Poverty LevelState %National %
0-99% Federal Poverty Level 14.1 16.0
100-199% Federal Poverty Level 15.0 15.4
200-399% Federal Poverty Level 17.9 14.5
400% or More Federal Poverty Level 12.8 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 14.6 16.2
White 14.1 16.3
Black ** 17.5
Asian * 8.0
American Indian/Alaska Native * 13.5
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander * 12.3
Multiple Races * 17.9
Hispanic 10.7 11.2
Spanish language household * 8.2
English language household 13.9 14.4

Child Health

Population of CSHCN
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose conditions consistently affect their activities, often a great deal 28.5 27.1
CSHCN with 11 or more days of school absences due to illness 16.7 15.5
Core System Outcomes
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose families partner in decision making regarding their child's health 70.0 70.3
CSHCN receive coordinated, ongoing, comprehensive care within a medical home 44.6 43.0
CSHCN with a usual source of care when sick 90.0 90.5
CSHCN with a personal doctor or nurse 88.8 93.1
CSHCN who receive family-centered care 67.7 64.6
Families of CSHCN have adequate private and/or public insurance to pay for the needed services 58.2 60.6
CSHCN with insurance for the entire past year 88.2 90.7
Currently insured CSHCN whose insurance is adequate 66.1 65.7
Children are screened early and continuously for special health care needs 72.6 78.6
Community-based services are organized so families can use them easily 63.9 65.1
CSHCN whose families had no difficulties or delays receiving services 64.2 65.9
CSHCN whose families are sometimes or never frustrated in obtaining services 90.8 90.2
Youth with special health care needs receive the services necessary to make transitions to adult health care 47.4 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 31.0 22.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause financial problems for the family 23.3 21.6
CSHCN whose families spend 11 or more hours per week providing or coordinating the child's health care 14.8 13.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause family members to cut back or stop working 21.8 25.0
CSHCN whose parents avoided changing jobs to maintain their child's health insurance 17.6 17.7

All statistics are based on parental reports.

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