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children have health insurance, the number of uninsured
kids has increased for the first time in nearly a decade.
They added that every year there are a number of incidents where an uninsured
driver is found without a driving licence or using an untaxed or stolen vehicle.
In New York, Hispanics are about three times as likely to be uninsured
Nationwide, the uninsured
rate climbed to 12.2% by the final quarter of 2017, up 1.3 points since the low point of 10.9% measured in the last quarter of 2016.
Of those currently uninsured
, the report notes that "one-quarter are eligible for Medicaid but not enrolled, and ...
Advocates for the uninsured
have argued that Texas could grant insurance coverage to more than 800,000 adults living in poverty here if the state were to expand Medicaid - an optional tenet of the federal health law.
The overall uninsured
rate for people under 65 fell to 10 percent, from 10.5 percent.
The states with the biggest decrease in the uninsured
rate are Oregon, Nevada, Kentucky, California, and West Virginia; the smallest decrease in the uninsured
rate: Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, Pennsylvania, and Nebraska.
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rates bet lower-income and higher-income households, at 20.1 percent.
Of 32 million uninsured
patients at the start of 2015, 16 million (49%) were eligible for state or federal government assistance through Medicaid or the ACA.
In Oklahoma, approximately one in four motorists are uninsured
, while in South Dakota, it is one in 12.