In Medicaid expansion states, 9.1% of adults were uninsured in 2021 compared to 18% in non-expansion states

Statistic Info

This statistic reflects the effectiveness of the Affordable Care Act in providing greater access to health care for individuals who may otherwise be unable to afford it. Studies have shown that Medicaid expansion under the ACA has resulted in a significant decrease in uninsured rates among adults in low-income households, leading to improved health outcomes and decreased financial strain.

Author: HealthPayer Intelligence