8:00 pm
Sun September 1, 2013

Uninsured: How things look on the high plains


The latest report from the U.S. Census Bureau reveals the percentage of uninsured people under the age of 65. 

Here’s how things look on the high plains:

  • Colorado: 17%
  • Kansas: 14.4%
  • Oklahoma: 21.8%
  • Texas: 25.7%

Texas continues a five year trend, leading the country in the number of uninsured reported KUT News.  On the other hand, the number of uninsured in Kansas declined according to the Wichita Eagle.