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  • Survey: 2011/12 National Survey of Children's Health
  • Starting Point: Child Health Measures
  • State/Region: Nationwide (quick edit)
  • Topic: Health Insurance Coverage
  • Question: Indicator 3.4: Adequacy of current insurance
  • Sub Group: Type of insurance

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Indicator 3.4: Is [child name]'s current insurance coverage usually/always adequate to meet [his/her] needs?
Current insurance is adequateCurrent insurance not adequateTotal %
Public insurance such as Medicaid or SCHIP%82.117.9100.0
C.I.(81.1 - 83.2)(16.8 - 18.9)
Sample Count22,9914,366
Pop. Est.22,116,7004,808,758
Private health insurance%72.927.1100.0
C.I.(72.1 - 73.7)(26.3 - 27.9)
Sample Count46,79316,243
Pop. Est.30,342,15411,303,093

C.I. = 95% Confidence Interval.
Percentages and population estimates (Pop.Est.) are weighted to represent child population in US.

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With funding and direction from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, the National Survey of Children’s Health was conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics. CAHMI is responsible for the analyses, interpretations, presentations and conclusions included on this site.

Suggested citation format: National Survey of Children's Health. NSCH 2011/12. Data query from the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative, Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health website. Retrieved [mm/dd/yy] from