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Children without health insurance by race and ethnicity in the United States

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Children under age 19 not covered by any health insurance by race and ethnicity. 

The data are based on health insurance coverage at the time of the survey; interviews are conducted throughout the calendar year. Children receiving health insurance through a variety of State Health Insurance Programs (SCHIP) are counted as having health insurance.

Data Source: Population Reference Bureau, analysis of data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 2017 and 2018 American Community Survey. These data are derived from data available in ACS table C27001 (B,C,D,E,G,H,I).

Footnotes: Updated October 2019.
S - Estimates suppressed when the confidence interval around the percentage is greater than or equal to 10 percentage points. 
N.A. – Data not available. 
A 90 percent confidence interval for each estimate can be found at
Children without health insurance by race and ethnicity.