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Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

Indicator 3.8.1: Coverage of essential health services (defined as the average coverage of essential services based on tracer interventions that include reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health, infectious diseases, non-communicable diseases and service capacity and access, among the general and the most disadvantaged population)

Percent Uninsured

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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

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Percent Uninsured in Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population

Indicator description

Percentage of uninsured civilian noninstitutionalized population.

Target line
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

Unit of measurement

Percentage

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gender, race

WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment
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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Coverage of essential health services (defined as the average coverage of essential services based on tracer interventions that include reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health, infectious diseases, non-communicable diseases and service capacity and access, among the general and the most disadvantaged population)

Indicator number

3.8.1

Target name

Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all

Target number

3.8

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

3

UN custodian agency

World Health Organization (WHO)

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Organisation

U.S. Census Bureau

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Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

Link to data source 2006-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates: Selected Characteristics of Health Insurance Coverage in the United States (S2701) opens in a new window
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