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Title:
   Health Insurance Status of Low Income, Non-Elderly Persons by Demographic Characteristics, 2007
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 281
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   March 26, 2010
Description:
   In 2007, there were 77.8 million persons under age 65 living in families with incomes below 200 percent of the federal poverty threshold. More than one-quarter (25.9 percent) of persons living in these non-elderly low income families were uninsured for the entire year, less than one-third (32.5 percent) had any private insurance coverage during the year, and 41.6 percent had public only coverage.
Author(s):
   William A. Carroll, MA and G. Edward Miller, PhD
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Health Insurance -- Coverage
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st281/stat281.pdf (230 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st281/stat281.shtml
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