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Friday, October 5, 2018

Progress on Income and Poverty Continued Into 2017 But Abruptly Halted on Health Coverage, Census Data Show [feedly]

Progress on Income and Poverty Continued Into 2017 But Abruptly Halted on Health Coverage, Census Data Show
https://www.cbpp.org/research/poverty-and-inequality/progress-on-income-and-poverty-continued-into-2017-but-abruptly

ncome rose and poverty declined for the third straight year in 2017 but progress on health coverage halted and apparently began to reverse, according to Census data released September 12. One Census survey found no significant change in the share of Americans without health insurance in 2017, but a larger Census survey that is more sensitive to small changes showed the uninsured rate edged up slightly.  

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