Children 18 and below without health insurance, 2008-2012 and 2016-2020 in the United States

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Definitions: Children age 18 and under not covered by any health insurance.

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, American Community Survey.
These data are derived from Table C27001 on data.census.gov.

Footnotes: Updated July 2022.
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 18 and below without health insurance, 2008-2012 and 2016-2020.