The percentage of Americans without health insurance hit an all-time low
|05/16/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
The percentage of Americans that did not have health insurance coverage set another record low in 2016.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Health Interview Survey, 9.0% of Americans did not have health insurance in 2016. That was down slightly from 9.1% in 2015 and down from 16.0% in 2010.
The drop was also more pronounced for Americans between the ages of 18 and 64.
“From 1997 through 2013, the percentage of adults aged 18-64 who were uninsured at the time of interview generally increased,” said the CDC report. “More recently, the percentage of uninsured adults aged 18–64 read more >>>