Capsules: Census Changes How It Estimates The Uninsured
Today on Capsules, KHN's news blog, Phil Galewitz reports: Last year, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated there were 50.7 million uninsured Americans in 2009. Today, it revised the figure for 2009 down to 49 million after adjusting the way it counts. What gives?This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.