Where Poor and Uninsured Americans Live

This map visualization by The New York Times shows how the 26 Republican-dominated states not participating in an expansion of Medicaid are home to a disproportionate share of the nation's poorest uninsured residents. The visualization also shows what are the most common occupations nationally and which of these occupations have a higher number of uninsured workers.


Where Poor and Uninsured Americans Live

Source: The New York Times
URL: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/10/02/us/uninsured-americans-map.html
Date of Publication: Oct. 2, 2013
Authors: Haeyoun Park, Matthew Ericson, Matthew Bloch and Robert Gebeloff

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