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Title:
   Changes in Children’s Health Insurance Status, 1996-2005: Estimates for the U. S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population under Age 18
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 141
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   September 20, 2006
Description:
   Using data from the Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS-HC), this Statistical Brief presents updated evidence on trends in children’s coverage for 1996 to 2005 by race/ethnicity status, showing that continued growth in public coverage has been a major factor in improving rates of health insurance coverage for children.
Author(s):
   Jessica P. Vistnes, PhD and Jeffrey A. Rhoades, PhD
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Children's Insurance Coverage, Health Insurance -- Coverage
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st141/stat141.pdf (91 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st141/stat141.shtml
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