Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Comprehensive Earnings (Tables)

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Comprehensive Earnings (Tables)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2011
Comprehensive Earnings [Abstract]  
Differences Between Net Earnings And Total Comprehensive Earnings
     Year Ended December 31,  
     2011     2010     2009  

Net earnings

   $ 111,218     $ 94,836     $ 83,671   

Other comprehensive earnings, net of tax:

      

Change in unrealized gains on investments available for sale securities

     (114 )     736       3,944   

Reclassification adjustment

     (549     (1,660     252   
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Unrealized gain on available for sale securities

     (663     (924     4,196   

Other Comprehensive earnings

     110,555       93,912       87,867   

Less: Comprehensive earnings attributable to the noncontrolling interest

     (2,855 )     3,435       2,574   
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Comprehensive earnings attributable to Centene Corporation

   $ 113,410     $ 90,477     $ 85,293