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Estimating the Size of the Uninsured and Other Vulnerable Populations in a Local Area

Appendix A. Resources

Privately-sponsored Surveys

National Survey of America's Families (NSAF), The Urban Institute

The Community Tracking Study (CTS), The Center for Studying Health System Change

Federal Surveys

Current Population Survey (CPS), The U.S. Bureau of the Census

National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP), The U.S. Bureau of the Census

The Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

State and Local Area Integrated Telephone Survey (SLAITS), National Center for Health Statistics

Basic State Data Resources

Census Bureau Demographic Profiles for Each State

Create Your Own Tables with Census' FactFinder

Local Area Unemployment Statistics of the Bureau of Labor Statistics

State Health Insurance Data from the Census Bureau for 2000

State Income and Poverty Data from the Census Bureau for 2000

County Level Poverty and Income Data from the Census Bureau for Counties in 1998

AHRQ Data on Employer Health Insurance Offering

Other Helpful Links

State Health Access Data Assistance Center (SHADAC)

State Children's Health Insurance Program HCFA Informational Web site

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