​​Medi-Cal Enrollment​

Enrollment in Medi-Cal, California's Medicaid program, represents approximately one-third of the state's population. The information that can be accessed from this page represents the most recent data regarding Medi-Cal enrollment. Currently, about 83 percent of enrollees have coverage provided by a Medi-Cal managed care plan, while other enrollees receive their care through the fee-for-service delivery system.

Monthly Statewide Medi-Cal Enrollment

​MonthMedi-Cal Enrollment
​October 202013,174,280
​September 202013,141,444
​August 202013,064,785
​July 202012,967,144
June 202012,839,467
May ​202012,721,648
​April 202012,600,910
March ​2020​12,509,895
​Februaury 202012,553,187
​January 2020​12,600,979

The files listed below describe the Medi-Cal population in various categories. Note that enrollment is determined retroactively, as it takes time for counties to determine eligibility, process enrollment, and report enrollment numbers to DHCS.

Medi-Cal Enrollment Update

This presentation includes monthly counts of Medi-Cal applications, as well as new enrollments categorized by basic demographic and administrative characteristics.

Medi-Cal Monthly Enrollment Fast Facts

Fast Facts answers frequently asked questions about individuals who enrolled in Medi-Cal. Fast Facts presents a high-level graphical overview of Medi-Cal enrollees in the most recent reportable month categorized by basic demographic and administrative characteristics. Visual displays are used to help convey meaningful information.

Medi-Cal at a Glance

A condensed representation of Fast Facts data, Medi-Cal at a Glance is a two-page snapshot of individuals who enrolled in Medi-Cal during the most recent reportable month, categorized by basic demographic and administrative characteristics.

Enrollment by Age Group and Sex

Dataset includes monthly enrollment counts by county, age group, and sex, from January

2010 to the most recent reportable month.

Enrollment by Age Group and Race/Ethnicity

Dataset includes monthly enrollment counts by county, race/ethnicity, and age group, from

January 2010 to the most recent reportable month.

Individuals Under Age 21 Enrolled in Medi-Cal

Dataset includes monthly enrollment counts of individuals under age 21 from

January 2012 to the most recent reportable month.

Enrollment by Primary Language

Dataset includes monthly enrollment counts by county and primary language, from

January 2010 to the most recent reportable month.

Enrollment by Dual Status

Dataset includes monthly enrollment counts by county, dual status (dual status refers to individuals who are simultaneously eligible for Medicare parts A and/or B and some form of Med-Cal benefits), and age group, from January 2010 to the most recent reportable month.

Enrollment by Delivery System and Aid Code

Dataset includes statewide Medi-Cal enrollment counts by month, aid code, and delivery system, from January 2010 to the most recent reportable month.

Enrollment by Delivery System and Health Plan

Dataset includes monthly enrollment counts by county, delivery system (FFS or managed care), and health plan, from January 2010 to the most recent reportable month.

Enrollment by ZIP Code and Sex

Datasets include counts of individuals for Medi-Cal by month, ZIP code, and sex, from

January 2005 to the most recent reportable month.

For more information on enrollment data, please refer to DHCS Data & Statistics Reports​.

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Last modified date: 12/28/2020 11:00 AM