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The state of uninsured Americans — Is healthcare reform still working? 6 things to know
Becker's Hospital Review

The number of adults in the United States without health insurance has remained steady over the past few years, according to a report on ABC news.

Here are five things to know:

1. Nearly 12 percent of adults in the United States don’t have health insurance — a percentage that’s remained the same over the past three months, according to a Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index poll.

2. There was a sharp drop in the uninsured rate in 2014, which was the first year of the coverage expansion, but it appears the drop has leveled off.