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The Metro With the Best Health Insurance Coverage in Every State

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Massachusetts: Worcester
> Americans under 65, no health insurance: 3.7% (Massachusetts: 3.5%)
> Americans under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.8% (Massachusetts: 2.6%)
> Americans under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 26.0% (Massachusetts: 23.0%)
> Americans under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.9% (Massachusetts: 0.6%)
> Americans under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 66.1% (Massachusetts: 68.1%)
> Americans under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.0% (Massachusetts: 10.2%)
> Americans under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.1% (Massachusetts: 0.8%)

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Michigan: Ann Arbor
> Americans under 65, no health insurance: 4.3% (Michigan: 6.9%)
> Americans under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 2.2% (Michigan: 3.7%)
> Americans under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 13.9% (Michigan: 23.8%)
> Americans under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.1% (Michigan: 1.0%)
> Americans under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 72.6% (Michigan: 63.7%)
> Americans under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 11.5% (Michigan: 8.9%)
> Americans under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.0% (Michigan: 0.9%)

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Minnesota: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington
> Americans under 65, no health insurance: 5.2% (Minnesota: 5.8%)
> Americans under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 1.7% (Minnesota: 2.0%)
> Americans under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 17.4% (Minnesota: 18.9%)
> Americans under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.7% (Minnesota: 0.9%)
> Americans under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 71.8% (Minnesota: 69.8%)
> Americans under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.3% (Minnesota: 8.4%)
> Americans under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 0.9% (Minnesota: 1.0%)

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Mississippi: Jackson
> Americans under 65, no health insurance: 14.6% (Mississippi: 15.4%)
> Americans under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 3.2% (Mississippi: 4.5%)
> Americans under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 22.6% (Mississippi: 25.1%)
> Americans under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.0% (Mississippi: 1.2%)
> Americans under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 54.9% (Mississippi: 50.9%)
> Americans under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 10.3% (Mississippi: 8.6%)
> Americans under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 1.8% (Mississippi: 2.9%)

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Missouri: St. Louis
> Americans under 65, no health insurance: 7.8% (Missouri: 12.0%)
> Americans under 65, Medicare coverage (or multiple types): 3.2% (Missouri: 3.7%)
> Americans under 65, Medicaid coverage (or multiple types): 15.0% (Missouri: 15.6%)
> Americans under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.2% (Missouri: 1.4%)
> Americans under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 68.8% (Missouri: 63.3%)
> Americans under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 8.8% (Missouri: 9.3%)
> Americans under 65, Tricare/military insurance (or many types): 2.6% (Missouri: 2.1%)