Uninsured Americans healthcare trend

Uninsured Americans from 1990 to 2013

Eric Garland DataLab

From a current project on the impact of income inequality on American business and government, we compiled statistics in uninsured Americans.

The reduction in the uninsured since the Affordable Care Act is unsurprising. More of note is the increase in the uninsured during what people perceived to be a “housing boom” from 2002-2008.