Definition: Average monthly enrollment in Medi-Cal per 1,000 children/youth ages 0-21, by age group (e.g., in 2013, the average monthly enrollment in Medi-Cal among California children ages 1-18 was 380.5 per 1,000).
Data Source: California Dept. of Health Care Services, Medi-Cal Member Months: Statewide and County Pivot Tables; California Dept. of Finance, Race/Ethnic Population with Age and Sex Detail, 2010-2060 (Aug. 2015).
Footnote: Medi-Cal is California's Medicaid program, which pays for medical services for children and adults with limited income and resources. Years presented are the final year of a fiscal year (e.g., 2012-2013 is shown as 2013). Data for 2013 represent monthly averages for the second quarter of the fiscal year. Other years represent monthly averages for the entire fiscal year. Data include children/youth who are enrolled in both Medi-Cal and Medicare. Please visit the California Dept. of Health Care Services for more information.