Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Comprehensive Earnings (Tables)

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Comprehensive Earnings (Tables)
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2011
Comprehensive Earnings [Abstract]  
Differences Between Net Earnings And Total Comprehensive Earnings
     Three Months Ended
September 30,
    Nine Months Ended
September 30,
 
     2011     2010     2011     2010  

Net earnings

   $ 28,213      $ 23,200     $ 79,099      $ 71,952   

Reclassification adjustment, net of tax

     195        1,516       415       1,552   

Change in unrealized gains on investments, net of tax

     (900     (1,255     (361     761   
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Total change

     (705     261       54       2,313   
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Comprehensive earnings

     27,508        23,461       79,153        74,265   
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Comprehensive (losses) earnings attributable to the noncontrolling interests

     (774     538       (2,007     2,515   
  

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

 

Comprehensive earnings attributable to Centene Corporation

   $ 28,282      $ 22,923     $ 81,160      $ 71,750