Uninsured Children in Iowa

Change Indicator

Why This Indicator Matters

Iowa has one of the lowest percentages of uninsured children in the country at just over three percent.  At the county-level, only one-fifth of Iowa counties have uninsured rates of more than five percent.
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Uninsured Children

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

Definitions: Percentage of children who are not covered by health insurance during the year

Data Source: United States Census Bureau

Footnotes: Child population was age 0-17 through 2012-2016 and age 0-18 since 2013-2017