2019-2020 National Survey of Children's Health
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Child and Family Health Measures
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Health Insurance Coverage
Indicator 3.5: Adequacy of insurance coverage for mental health care, age 3-17 years
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Indicator 3.5: Thinking specifically about this child’s mental or behavioral health needs, how often does this child’s health insurance offer benefits or cover services that meet these needs, age 3-17 years?
|Always||Usually||Sometimes or never||Total %
|Public health insurance||%||69.6||17.5||12.9||100.0
|C.I.||54.7 - 81.3||9.0 - 31.2||5.5 - 27.3||
|Private health insurance||%||45.9||23.2||30.9||100.0
|C.I.||36.8 - 55.2||16.7 - 31.3||23.2 - 39.9||
|Public and private health insurance||%||--||--||--||100.0
C.I. = 95% Confidence Interval.
Percentages and population estimates (Pop.Est.) are weighted to represent child population in US.
-- Dashed lines indicate that the total number of respondents to this measure (unweighted denominator) is less than 30, which does not meet MCHB data display criteria.
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. For more information about the data suppression and display criteria click here.
Children who are covered only by the Indian Health Service or a health care sharing ministry are considered as "currently uninsured".
The majority of measures have missing values for less than 2% (unweighted) of cases. This measure has missing values for >=2% of cases. To learn about the impact of the missing values on the population count estimates click here.
Note: N/A indicates that the total number of respondents to this measure (unweighted denominator) is less than 30, which does not meet MCHB data display criteria.
Data Source: National Survey of Children’s Health, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau. https://mchb.hrsa.gov/data/national-surveys
Citation: Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative. 2019-2020 National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) data query. Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB). Retrieved [mm/dd/yy] from [www.childhealthdata.org].