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  • Survey: 2016-2017 National Survey of Children's Health
  • Starting Point: Child and Family Health Measures
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  • Topic: Health Insurance Coverage
  • Question: Indicator 4.19: Problem paying medical bills
  • Sub Group: Had problems paying medical bills x Special health care needs status

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Indicator 4.19: During the past 12 months, did your family have problems paying for any of this child’s medical or health care bills?

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StateChildren with special health care needs (CSHCN) %Non-CSHCN %
Alabama15.48.1
Alaska14.67.0
Arizona18.410.1
Arkansas14.59.2
California5.76.0
Colorado21.610.9
Connecticut17.07.0
Delaware18.612.0
District of Columbia9.64.2
Florida23.210.0
Georgia13.610.6
Hawaii7.84.1
Idaho18.69.0
Illinois25.59.7
Indiana21.411.4
Iowa16.19.9
Kansas20.09.3
Kentucky10.29.4
Louisiana13.46.0
Maine25.29.6
Maryland16.47.2
Massachusetts17.88.6
Michigan17.89.9
Minnesota15.210.2
Mississippi10.88.2
Missouri17.98.1
Montana17.110.6
Nebraska19.910.5
Nevada19.711.4
New Hampshire19.18.9
New Jersey15.57.8
New Mexico14.57.3
New York13.35.0
North Carolina22.19.9
North Dakota20.513.3
Ohio15.68.9
Oklahoma15.49.6
Oregon15.58.0
Pennsylvania15.76.3
Rhode Island10.15.3
South Carolina13.711.0
South Dakota22.711.1
Tennessee17.38.9
Texas27.511.7
Utah22.910.7
Vermont14.26.4
Virginia14.88.5
Washington18.06.3
West Virginia18.014.5
Wisconsin21.19.9
Wyoming25.713.8
        Please interpret with caution: estimate has a 95% confidence interval width exceeding 20 percentage points or 1.2 times the estimate and may not be reliable.

Required citation: Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative. 2016-2017 National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) data query. Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health supported by Cooperative Agreement U59MC27866 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration’s Maternal and Child Health Bureau (HRSA MCHB). Retrieved [mm/dd/yy] from www.childhealthdata.org. CAHMI: www.cahmi.org.

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