Teen deaths ages 15-19 enrolled in Medicaid (5-year average)

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Definitions: The percent of teen deaths (ages 15-19) where youth was enrolled in Medicaid at the time of death.  This is a 5-year average.
Alaska links vital records to Medicaid/CHIP enrollment data records to determine enrollment of the youth at the time of the death.

Data Source: Alaska Section of  Health Analytics and Records

Footnotes: Five years of data were combined to minimize the unreliability of measurement due to the small number of actual events. The reported values are a moving average across five years.
Updated August 2018.