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How CBO Defines and Estimates Health Insurance Coverage for People Under Age 65

Categories: Govt Finance,Health Insurance,Medicare/Medicaid,Statistics

https://www.cbo.gov/system/files/115th-congress-2017-2018/reports/53822-defininghcc.pdf

Describes how the agency defines health insurance coverage for those under age 65, explains how estimates of those with and without coverage are calculated, describes the source of the data used for these estimates, the limitations of that data and how the estimates are adjusted because of those limitations.  From the Congressional Budget Office

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