New York’s Uninsured Rate Continues to Decline, Reaching a Historic Low of 4.7 Percent

Source: NYstateofhealth.gov

New York’s Uninsured Rate Continues to Decline, Reaching a Historic Low of 4.7 Percent

PRESS RELEASE: NY State of Health, the state’s official health plan Marketplace, today announced that New York’s uninsured rate has reached the lowest point ever recorded at 4.7 percent in 2018, according to recently released data from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Health Interview Survey. Under Governor Cuomo’s leadership, the state has reduced the number of uninsured people by 1.2 million since 2010, including nearly one million since the Marketplace opened in 2013. read more