Uninsured Children

Change Indicator

Why This Indicator Matters

Iowa has one of the lowest percentages of uninsured children in the country.  The rate has fallen 22 percent in the past four years and has decreased in 60 percent of Iowa counties.
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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 age 0-17 who are not covered by health insurance during the year

Data Source: United States Census Bureau