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January 2014

Poverty, Income, and Health Insurance in Connecticut Cities and Towns: Summary of 2008-2012 American Community Survey Census Data

This fact sheet summarizes Census estimates for some key child and family well-being measures in all cities and towns in Connecticut.  Through the American Community Survey, the Census provide

Issue Areas:
Family Economic Security, Health
January 2014

Poverty, Income, and Health Insurance in Connecticut Cities and Towns: Summary of 2010-2012 Data from the American Community Survey

This fact sheet summarizes Census estimates for some key child and family well-being measures in 54 cities and towns in Connecticut.  Through the American Community Survey, the Census provided

Issue Areas:
Family Economic Security, Health
January 2014

Connecticut Early Care & Education Progress Report, 2013

This edition of our annual Early Care and Education Progress Report, which looks at funding and program developments through Fiscal Year 2013, finds that:

Issue Area:
Early Care
January 2014

Raise the Grade: Improving Educational Opportunities for Children in State Care

For youth in the care or custody of the state, school attendance and achievement provide an opportunity to experience normalcy, when other facets of their lives are in disarray.

Issue Areas:
Child Welfare, Education
January 2014

Fewer Children Experience Gaps or Loss of Coverage in the HUSKY Program

This report on the enrollment of children in the state’s HUSKY health insurance program finds that fewer children are experiencing interruptions in or loss of their health care coverage.

Issue Area:
Health
October 2013

Removing the Quirks in Connecticut's Treatment of Federal Funds

In the 2013 legislative session, quirks in Connecticut’s state budget translated into a budget impasse: the state spending cap threatened to prevent Connecticut from accepting federal funds to pay for the Affordable Care Act’s expansion of Medicaid coverage.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
September 2013

Poverty, Median Income, and Health Insurance in Connecticut: Summary of 2012 American Community Survey Census Data

Data from the US Census Bureau’s American Community Survey show that the official end of the Great Recession has had no real impact for the most vulnerable children in our state, who experienced a net increase in poverty from 2008 to 2012.

Issue Areas:
Family Economic Security, Health
September 2013

Health Insurance in Connecticut: Summary of 2012 U.S. Census Current Population Survey Data

The uninsured rate in Connecticut has improved over recent years, despite high unemployment and a slow economic recovery, according to Census data from the Current Population Survey.

Issue Areas:
Family Economic Security, Health
September 2013

Arresting Development: Student Arrests in Connecticut

This analysis of records from Connecticut schools shows an encouraging reduction in the number of student arrests in our schools.  This reduction in arrest rates was likely due to reforms of s

Issue Areas:
Education, Juvenile Justice
September 2013

Counting the Uninsured

Each year, the U.S. Census Bureau releases its latest estimate of the number of Americans without health insurance based on data from the Current Population Survey (CPS) and, more recently, the American Community Survey (ACS).

Issue Area:
Health