Over 3 million Americans drop off health insurance rolls as uninsured number sees biggest jump since Gallup began the poll in 2008. Young adults, blacks, Hispanics & low-income Americans saw the biggest rise in the uninsured rate.

The number of Americans without healthcare insurance rose by 3.2 million people between 2016 and 2017, or 1.3 percentage points to 12.2 percent, according to a Gallup poll released on Tuesday, the biggest jump in the uninsured rate in nearly a decade.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-uninsured/u-s-healthcare-uninsured-rises-most-in-near-decade-gallup-idUSKBN1F523O

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