U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration

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Health Insurance Coverage Among Children Under Age 18, by Race/Ethnicity and Type of Coverage,* 2008

Health Insurance Coverage Among Children Under Age 18, by Race/Ethnicity and Type of Coverage, 2008
Coverage type Percent of children
Total Non-Hispanic White Non-Hispanic Black Hispanic

*Totals equal more than 100 percent because children may have more than one source of coverage.

Source III.2: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey

Private coverage 63.5 76.5 47.2 40.6
Public coverage 33.2 23.1 50.7 47.9
No coverage 9.9 6.7 10.6 17.2

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