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Title:
   Family Level Expenditures on Health Care and Insurance Premiums among the Nonelderly Population, 2006
Product type:
   Research Findings 29
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   March 31, 2009
Description:
   In 2006, there were approximately 124 million nonelderly families in the United States civilian noninstitutionalized population. Among these families, 54.3 percent had private coverage all year (67.1 million), 7.1 percent had public coverage all year (8.8 million) and 14.8 percent were uninsured all year (18.3 million). Among nonelderly families in 2006, 46.2 percent were one-person families (57.1 million), 24.2 percent were two-person families (29.9 million), and 29.6 percent were families with three or more persons (36.5 million).
Author(s):
   Didem Bernard, PhD and Jessica Banthin, PhD
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web only
MEPS Topics:
   Medical Expenditures, Health Care Costs/Expenditures
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/rf29/rf29.pdf (444 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/rf29/rf29.shtml
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