Definition: Self-reported (or parent-reported, for younger children) health status of children under age 18 (e.g., in 2013-2014, an estimated 74.1% of California children were in excellent or very good health).
Data Source: UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, California Health Interview Survey (Sep. 2016).
Footnote: These estimates are based on a survey of the population and are subject to both sampling and nonsampling error. N/A means that data are not available. For more information about the California Health Interview Survey and for detailed margins of error around specific data points, see http://www.chis.ucla.edu.