TABLE 2

Characteristics of Children With NonComplex Chronic Conditions Identified in Minnesota Administrative Data (N = 460)

Demographic CharacteristicsN (%)
Gender
 Male252 (55)
 Female208 (45)
 Race/ethnicity
 Non-Hispanic white193 (42)
 Non-Hispanic black165 (36)
 Hispanic42 (9)
 Other race60 (13)
Age category
 0–5 y208 (45)
 6–11 y157 (34)
 12–17 y95 (21)
Social Complexity Risk Factorsa
Any social complexity326 (71)
No. of social complexity risk factors
 0134 (29)
 1160 (35)
 2115 (25)
 ≥351 (11)
Severe poverty (income ≤50% FPL)242 (53)
Open child protection case72 (16)
Parental limited English proficiency63 (14)
Parental physical disability61 (13)
Parental chemical dependency47 (10)
Parental severe and persistent mental illness36 (8)
Child insurance gap ≥3 mo28 (6)
Current homelessness6 (1)
  • FPL, federal poverty level.

  • a As operationalized in the Minnesota state administrative data.