Health Indicator Report of Health Insurance Coverage - Estimates from U.S. Census Bureau
Lack of health insurance coverage has been associated with delayed access to health care and increased risk of chronic disease and mortality. People without health insurance are much less likely than those with insurance to receive recommended preventive
NotesData for this view are modeled estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau's Small Area Health Insurance Estimates (SAHIE) and are based on a model that uses data from other census products. For more information see the SAHIE website at: http://www.census.gov/did/www/sahie/index.html.
Data SourceU.S. Census Bureau, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, http://www.census.gov/did/www/sahie/data/interactive/.
Data Interpretation IssuesData for this indicator report are from the U.S. Census Bureau's Small Area Health Insurance Estimates (SAHIE) program. SAHIE estimates are modeled from American Community Survey and other sources. They are considered the most valid estimates for U.S. cou
- - Percentage Uninsured, Age 0 to 64 Years, by County, 2015
- - Percentage Uninsured, Age 0-64 Years, by State, 2015
- - Percentage Uninsured, Age 0-18 Years, New Mexico and U.S., 2006-2015
- - Percentage Uninsured, Age 0-18 Years, by County, 2015
- - Percentage Uninsured, Age 0-18 Years, by State, 2015
- - Percentage Uninsured, All Ages, by Small Area, New Mexico, 2012-2016
DefinitionThe percentage of New Mexicans without health insurance coverage
NumeratorNumber of persons who were uninsured
DenominatorTotal number of persons in the population
Healthy People Objective: AHS-1, Increase the proportion of persons with health insuranceU.S. Target: Not applicable, see subobjectives in this category
Page Content Updated On 02/18/2018, Published on 02/08/2018