2019-2020 National Survey of Children's Health
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Child and Family Health Measures
State/Region: Maryland (quick edit)
Family Health and Activities
Indicator 6.18: Left a job, took a leave of absence or cut back hours due to child's health
- Sub Group:
Special health care needs status
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Indicator 6.18: During the past 12 months, have you or other family members left a job, taken a leave of absence, or cut down on the hours you work because of this child’s health or health conditions?
|Family member cut back hours or stopped working or both||Employment not affected||Total %
|Children with special health care needs (CSHCN)||%||17.7||82.3||100.0
|C.I.||12.6 - 24.4||75.6 - 87.4||
|C.I.||4.1 - 9.1||90.9 - 95.9||
C.I. = 95% Confidence Interval.
Percentages and population estimates (Pop.Est.) are weighted to represent child population in US.
CSHCN status is determined using a validated instrument for identification of children with special health care needs as defined by the federal Maternal and Child Health Bureau. The CSHCN Screener asks whether a child currently experiences a health consequence and, if so, whether that specific health consequence is due to a medical, behavioral, or other type of health condition that has lasted, or is expected to last, 12 months or longer. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Data Source: National Survey of Children’s Health, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau. https://mchb.hrsa.gov/data/national-surveys
Citation: Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative. 2019-2020 National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) data query. Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB). Retrieved [mm/dd/yy] from [www.childhealthdata.org].