Source: Laura Tobler, National Conference of State Legislatures, LegisBrief, Vol. 16, no. 29, June/July 2008
Young adults between the ages of 19 and 29 are at risk of being uninsured more often than any other age group. Eleven percent of the nation’s children through age 18 are uninsured, while 30 percent of those between the ages of 19 and 29 lack coverage.