Table 1.

Health Insurance Coverage for Children by Age Group, 1996

AgeN (in Thousands)Percent With
Private Insurance
Percent With
Public Insurance
Percent
Uninsured
Total*71 42163.920.815.4
Total71 47968.620.810.6
Less than 1 y374053.734.012.4
1 to 4 y16 07266.225.68.2
5 to 9 y19 86468.721.010.3
10 to 14 y19 47869.418.911.8
15 to 17 y12 32574.713.312.0
  • * Estimate based on the first half of 1996.

  • Estimate based on full year data for 1996.

    Population includes children whose parents' education and/or employment status is unknown as well as children with no parents.

    Note: Restricted to civilian noninstitutionalized population. Percents may not add up to 100 because of rounding.