Special Report

Counties Where the Most People Don't Have Health Insurance

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15. Holmes County, OH
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 41.2%
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.7% – #2,878 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 42.2% – #2,915 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 10.1% – #1,990 highest of 3,129 counties

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14. Webb County, TX
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 41.4%
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.0% – #2,609 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 41.5% – #2,933 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 10.4% – #1,858 highest of 3,129 counties

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13. Cameron County, TX
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 41.7%
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.4% – #2,085 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 40.2% – #2,958 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 7.5% – #2,806 highest of 3,129 counties

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12. Maverick County, TX
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 41.7%
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 0.6% – #2,951 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 43.3% – #2,868 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 7.9% – #2,731 highest of 3,129 counties

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11. Ziebach County, SD
> Adults under 65, no health insurance: 41.8%
> Adults under 65, VA coverage (or multiple types): 1.6% – #1,764 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, employer-based insurance (or multiple types): 26.2% – #3,092 highest of 3,129 counties
> Adults under 65, direct-purchase insurance (or multiple types): 12.1% – #1,189 highest of 3,129 counties

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