TABLE 2

Comparison of Children With and Without Special Health Care Needs

VariableNon-CYSHCN, % (n)CYSHCN, % (n)
Age (P = .00)a
    1–3 y91.8 (335)8.2 (30)
    4–6 y73.9 (218)26.1 (77)
    7–12 y63.7 (179)36.3 (102)
    13–18 y64.3 (128)35.7 (71)
Race (P = .20)
    White75.5 (645)24.5 (209)
    Black72.3 (86)27.7 (33)
    Hispanic/Latino82.2 (83)17.7 (18)
    Other69.7 (46)30.3 (20)
Health status (P = .00)a
    Excellent87.5 (433)12.5 (62)
    Very good74.3 (304)25.7 (105)
    Good54.6 (107)45.4 (89)
    Fair/poor40 (16)60 (24)
Gender (P = .02)a
    Male72.4 (415)27.6 (158)
    Female78.5 (445)21.5 (122)
Percent of FPL (P = .07)a
    <50%77.1 (381)22.9 (113)
    51%–75%75.3 (131)24.7 (43)
    76%–100%68.8 (152)31.2 (69)
    >100%78.1 (196)21.9 (280)