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U.S. Census Finds 16.3% of Americans Uninsured
Health Leaders Media

Statistics released Tuesday by the U.S. Census Bureau present an unsettling picture of health insurance coverage in the United States.

In 2010, 49.9 million Americans or 16.3% of the total population was uninsured. That’s only a slight increase from 2009 when 49 million people or 16.1% were uninsured, according to the report on Income, Poverty and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2010.