Publicly insured children (Medicaid and LaCHIP) in Louisiana

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Publicly insured children (Medicaid and LaCHIP)

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

Definitions: Number of children (ages 0-18) who are enrolled in either Medicaid or the Louisiana Child Health Insurance Program (LaCHIP).

Data Source: Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals, Medicaid Office, by special request

Footnotes: Enrollment figures are from November of the stated year, and thus do not represent an average enrollment for that year. For more information about LaCHIP (including eligibility information), visit Note that LaCHIP data includes children in the LaCHIP Affordable Plan.

Updated January 7, 2022