Kansas Uninsured Stays The Same According To The U.S. Census

By: WIBW (Kion Hudson)
By: WIBW (Kion Hudson)

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)-- The Kansas uninsured rate remains unchanged according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Data released Tuesday showed that the Kansas uninsured rate remained unchanged at 13.1 %.

Approximately 369,000 Kansans were uninsured in 2011 and 2012. Of that number, approximately 60,000 were uninsured Kansas children.

The national uninsured rate dropped slightly from 15.7% in 2011 to 15.4% in 20-12.

Over 47 million Americans did not have insurance in 2012, a slight drop from 2011.

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