Health Insurance Status of Children

Health Insurance Status of Children Through Age 18, 2005*
State Percent with Private/Employer-Based Insurance Percent Enrolled in Public Insurance** Percent Uninsured***

*Data reflect changes made to 2005 Current Population Survey estimates which were released on April 17th, 2007.
**Includes children covered by Medicaid, CHIP, Medicare, military health insurance and the Indian Health Service.
***For more information, access the map that illustrates uninsured children state data.

Alabama 64.1% 38.2% 4.6%
Alaska 56.8% 44.6% 8.5%
Arizona 52.5% 30.9% 17.3%
Arkansas 55.4% 39.9% 11.6%
California 53.0% 31.0% 13.9%
Colorado 65.2% 20.2% 13.6%
Connecticut 71.3% 19.7% 8.0%
Delaware 65.8% 26.8% 11.9%
District of Columbia 45.7% 48.4% 6.7%
Florida 54.6% 27.1% 18.5%
Georgia 54.3% 36.2% 11.5%
Hawaii 68.0% 34.4% 5.7%
Idaho 60.4% 24.3% 11.7%
Illinois 67.2% 23.1% 10.3%
Indiana 63.3% 27.8% 10.2%
Iowa 71.3% 24.6% 5.4%
Kansas 65.9% 27.6% 6.1%
Kentucky 62.4% 34.3% 7.3%
Louisiana 58.4% 32.3% 9.0%
Maine 59.3% 36.3% 8.0%
Maryland 68.5% 26.0% 8.2%
Massachusetts 71.7% 23.5% 4.4%
Michigan 70.3% 27.3% 5.3%
Minnesota 73.6% 17.2% 6.3%
Mississippi 48.3% 43.1% 12.3%
Missouri 60.3% 29.8% 8.3%
Montana 56.6% 24.5% 14.0%
Nebraska 70.4% 27.7% 5.4%
Nevada 69.2% 17.5% 14.9%
New Hampshire 77.5% 16.8% 5.5%
New Jersey 72.1% 17.2% 10.9%
New Mexico 48.4% 38.6% 20.5%
New York 61.4% 32.7% 8.2%
North Carolina 57.1% 30.5% 12.4%
North Dakota 67.0% 23.9% 9.0%
Ohio 67.0% 25.9% 8.1%
Oklahoma 53.6% 39.5% 11.0%
Oregon 59.3% 27.8% 10.5%
Pennsylvania 68.3% 26.8% 7.3%
Rhode Island 64.6% 31.9% 7.8%
South Carolina 57.1% 34.5% 10.5%
South Dakota 59.9% 28.8% 9.0%
Tennessee 60.2% 33.7% 9.2%
Texas 50.4% 31.6% 19.0%
Utah 64.6% 23.4% 12.7%
Vermont 59.0% 42.6% 6.2%
Virginia 68.9% 27.5% 8.7%
Washington 62.9% 30.9% 9.0%
West Virginia 61.2% 38.9% 7.8%
Wisconsin 70.5% 24.4% 7.1%
Wyoming 59.8% 29.5% 10.9%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2007. Current Population Survey Table Creator. Available online at http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/cpstc/ cps_table_creator.html, accessed 4/28/08.

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