Strategy B. Health Care as We Age

Insurance Coverage: Percent of adults age 60 or older who are uninsured

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This indicator is currently under construction – check out the Health Reimagined Goal Page to explore dynamic visualizations and view more detailed data related to this topic.

Approximately 56,000 Californian adults age 65 or older (1%) were uninsured in 2019.1 Approximately 27,000 (48%) of those who are uninsured would have gained Medi-Cal coverage under Governor Newsom's January 2020 proposal to expand full-scope Medi-Cal eligibility for seniors regardless of immigration status.2

  1. https://data.census.gov/cedsci/table?q=health%20insurance&g=0400000US06&tid=ACSST1Y2019.S2701&hidePreview=false
  2. https://lao.ca.gov/Publications/Report/4161#Full.2011Scope_Expansion_for_Seniors_Regardless_of_Immigration_Status 
About the Data

This indicator is currently under construction - to learn more about our data sources and methodologies, please see the Data Dashboard for Aging - About the Data Technical Guide.

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