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The Uninsured
Statistics from the Census Bureau

 

The Census Bureau produces national estimates of health insurance coverage in its reports of official poverty statistics. 

Image of The Uninsured Tables and figures provide information on insurance coverage and the uninsured with demograohic and socio-economic breakdowns. 

Frequency and Timespan: Annual data avalable from 1999 (for health insurance) to the present

Geographic Level of Coverage: National with some regional breakdowns

Publications and Tables are available online

Source: U.S. Census Bureau. Health Insurance Data (Web Site) Accessed 2/21/2012

Image of The Uninsured The Census Bureau’s Small Area Health Insurance Estimates (SAHIE) program produces estimates of health insurance coverage for states and all counties.

Frequency and Timespan:  Annual data available from 2000 to the present

Geographic Level of Coverage: State and county

Publications and Tables are available online

Source: U.S. Census Bureau. About SAHIE (Web Site)  Accessed 2/21/2012

For additional information see our FAQ: How does poverty relate to health insurance coverage?

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