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

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Children Lacking Adequate Insurance Coverage,* by Age, 2007

Percent of children:

  • 0-5 Years 19.2
  • 6-11 Years 25.1
  • 12-17 Years 26.3

*Insurance was considered adequate if parents reported that it “usually” or “always” had reasonable out-of-pocket costs, included benefits and services that met the child’s needs, and allowed the child to see necessary providers.

Source I.7: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Survey of Children’s Health

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