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The Benefits of the Healthcare Law in Connecticut

Open enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace begins in less than a month.

Below is information from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on how many uninsured Connecticut residents are eligible for coverage through the Marketplace.

  • 242,738 (8%) are uninsured and eligible
  • 176,124 (73%) have a full-time worker in the family
  • 98,487 (41%) are 18-35 years old
  • 133,199 (55%) are White
  • 31,910 (13%) are African American
  • 58,771 (24%) are Latino/Hispanic
  • 12,671 (5%) are Asian American or Pacific Islander
  • 146,630 (60%) are male

Read more here on how the healthcare law is making a difference in Connecticut.

About Gina Hernandez

Gina Hernandez is a Program Director at the Society for New Communications Research and has worked 7+ years in the digital communications field. Prior to joining the Society for New Communications Research, Gina worked at re: Imagine group, where she where she led media and blogger outreach and agency research.

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